Dying with Dignity: Difficult Times, Difficult Choices : a Report Presented by the Chairman of the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, First Session
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1985 - Right to die - 27 pages
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