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Adulthood and ageing

Douglas C. Kimmel

Adulthood and ageing

an interdisciplinary, developmental view

by Douglas C. Kimmel

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Published by Wiley in London .
Written in English


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StatementDouglas C. Kimmel.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,484 p. :
Number of Pages484
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21464650M
ISBN 10047147701X
OCLC/WorldCa264408178

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