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Tourists and tourism

a reader

by Sharon Gmelch

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Published by Waveland Press in Long Grove, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tourism.,
  • Tourists.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementSharon Bohn Gmelch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG155.A1 G59 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 478 p. :
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3326349M
    ISBN 101577663063
    LC Control Number2004300153
    OCLC/WorldCa53926812

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