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Old people in a modern Australian community

Bertram A. Hutchinson

Old people in a modern Australian community

a social survey.

by Bertram A. Hutchinson

  • 74 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Melbourne University Press in [Carlton] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Victoria.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Australia -- Victoria.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [176]-177.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.A88 H8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 180 p.
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6184090M
      LC Control Number55024580
      OCLC/WorldCa1319995

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