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Growing older in a south Devon town

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Published by University of Exeter in Exeter .
Written in English

  • England,
  • Exmouth.
    • Subjects:
    • Retirement, Places of -- England -- Exmouth.,
    • Retirement -- England -- Exmouth.,
    • Older people -- England -- Exmouth.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementAnne Glyn-Jones : introduction by R. A. B. Leaper.
      LC ClassificationsHQ1063 .G55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[3], xii, 140, [12] p. :
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5254116M
      ISBN 100859890457
      LC Control Number75327121

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