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Political attitudes and ageing in Britain

Mark Abrams

Political attitudes and ageing in Britain

by Mark Abrams

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Published by Age Concern England in Mitcham (60 Pitcairn Rd., Mitcham, Surrey CR4 3LL) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aged -- Great Britain -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMark Abrams, John O"Brien.
    ContributionsO"Brien, John, 1949-, Age Concern England.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1064.G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20131856M
    ISBN 100862420032
    OCLC/WorldCa16538807

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