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Old, frail and alone

Raymond L. King

Old, frail and alone

the provision of care for frail elderly people in Europe

by Raymond L. King

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Published by University of Bath in Bath .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Raymond L. King.
SeriesBath social policy papers -- no.20
ContributionsUniversity of Bath. Centre for the Analysis of Social Policy.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15188882M
ISBN 10185790012X
OCLC/WorldCa223044780

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