River of Lethe a journey through Alzheimer"s by Norma Eloise West Linder

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Published by Poets" Podium in East Hawkesbury, Ont .

Written in English

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  • Alzheimer"s disease -- Poetry.

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Statementby Norma West Linder.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20173799M
ISBN 101894225864

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