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Housing and caring for the elderly

Housing and caring for the elderly

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Published by Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education in Boston, Mass. (20 West St., Boston 02111) .
Written in English

  • Massachusetts.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Massachusetts.,
    • Housing -- Law and legislation -- Massachusetts.,
    • Older people -- Medical care -- Law and legislation -- Massachusetts.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsMassachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
      LC ClassificationsKFM2491.A3 H68 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2228545M
      LC Control Number89080635

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