2 edition of Women in an aging society found in the catalog.
Women in an aging society
National Workshop on Women in an Aging Society (1988 Halifax, N.S.)
|Contributions||Canada. Health and Welfare Canada. Seniors Secretariat., Canada. Office of the Co-ordinator, Status of Women.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1064.C3 N37 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||79, 83 p.|
|Number of Pages||83|
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