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aging - trends - problems - prospects.

Social Planning Council of Metropolitan Toronto.

aging - trends - problems - prospects.

by Social Planning Council of Metropolitan Toronto.

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Published by Social Planning Council of Metropolitan Toronto in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Dwellings,
  • Retirement income -- Ontario.,
  • Older people -- Ontario -- Toronto Metropolitan Area.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    SeriesSpecial report in the trends series -- 1972/73, Special report in the trends series (Social Planning Council of Metropolitan Toronto) -- 1972-73.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21197964M

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