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Older people and the environment

Vernon Davis

Older people and the environment

tapping the wisdom and experience of older people tocreate a better future for Leicester

by Vernon Davis

  • 176 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Environ in Leicester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy -- England -- Leicester.,
  • Aged -- England -- Leicester -- Social conditions.,
  • Quality of life -- England -- Leicester.,
  • Leicester (England) -- Social policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by Vernon Davis.
    ContributionsEnviron (Organisation)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39p. :
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18906749M


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