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2 edition of Residential hostels for the mentally disordered found in the catalog.

Residential hostels for the mentally disordered

Great Britain. Department of Health and Social Security.

Residential hostels for the mentally disordered

by Great Britain. Department of Health and Social Security.

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Published by HMSO in London [etc.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally issued by the Ministry of Health, 1967.

StatementDepartment of Health and Social Security, Welsh Office.
SeriesLocal authority building notes -- 6
ContributionsGreat Britain. Welsh Office., Great Britain. Ministry of Health.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17095768M
ISBN 10011320406X

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