Older people in Tsunami
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Older people in Tsunami challenges of survival by Anupama Datta

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Published by HelpAge India in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Services for,
  • Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004,
  • Older people,
  • Rehabilitation,
  • Disaster relief

Book details:

About the Edition

Study conducted in five districts in Tamil Nadu and Quilon District in Kerala.

Edition Notes

Statement[principal researcher and editor, Anupama Datta]
ContributionsHelpAge India (Organization)
LC ClassificationsHV1484.I44 T36 2000z
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 21, [12] p. :
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25030772M
LC Control Number2010317592

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