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National meals-on-wheels program

United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.

National meals-on-wheels program

hearing before the Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs, of the United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, first session, Cicero, Ill., April 4, 1977

by United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- United States -- Nutrition

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGreenblatt, Sadelle T.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14182152M

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