International tourism development forecasts to 1990 by Anthony David Edwards

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Statementby Anthony Edwards.
SeriesEIU special report ;, no. 62
LC ClassificationsG155.A1 E32
The Physical Object
Pagination[3], 115 p. :
Number of Pages115
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Open LibraryOL4193752M
LC Control Number80472464

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