4 edition of changing worlds of older women in Japan found in the catalog.
changing worlds of older women in Japan
Anne O. Freed
Includes bibliographical references (p. -).
|Statement||Anne O. Freed with the assistance of Yukiko Kurokawa and Hiroshi Kawai.|
|Contributions||Kurokawa, Yukiko., Kawai, Hiroshi, 1934-|
|LC Classifications||HQ1064.J3 F74 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv,  p. ;|
|Number of Pages||254|
|LC Control Number||92014990|
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