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Growing older

what young people should know about aging

by Langone, John

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Aging -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Aging.,
    • Old age.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses some of the truths, myths, and popular misconceptions of the aging process.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [164]-166) and inces.

      StatementJohn Langone.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.U5 L335 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination162 p. ;
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1878125M
      ISBN 100316514594
      LC Control Number90038434

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