The tourist experience
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Published by Cassell in London, Herndon, Va .
Written in English


  • Tourism.,
  • Vacations

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-226) and indexes.

Statementedited by Chris Ryan.
ContributionsRyan, Chris, 1945-
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 235 p. :
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19186887M
ISBN 100304338060

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