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9 edition of Coming of middle age found in the catalog.

Coming of middle age

a journey

by Arnold J. Mandell

  • 272 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Summit Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Mandell, Arnold J.,
    • Men -- Psychology.,
    • Middle-aged men -- Psychology.,
    • Brain.,
    • Coronary heart disease -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Arnold J. Mandell.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBF692.5 .M36
      The Physical Object
      Pagination155 p. ;
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4544749M
      ISBN 100671400088
      LC Control Number77012393
      OCLC/WorldCa3275605

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