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4 edition of Understanding Tourism found in the catalog.

Understanding Tourism

by Medlik, S.

  • 74 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Butterworth-Heinemann .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tourism industry,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Industries - Hospitality, Travel & Tourism,
  • Business & Economics / Hospitality, Travel & Tourism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9857798M
    ISBN 100750643528
    ISBN 109780750643528

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