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Listening to Old Voices

Folklore, Life Stories, and the Elderly (Folklore and Society)

by Patrick B. Mullen

  • 75 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Social Science / Folklore & Mythology,
  • Social Gerontology,
  • Blue Ridge Mountains,
  • Ohio,
  • Older people,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9704625M
    ISBN 100252018087
    ISBN 109780252018084

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Listening to Old Voices by Patrick B. Mullen Download PDF EPUB FB2

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