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Tourism enterprises and the sustainability agenda across Europe

David Leslie

Tourism enterprises and the sustainability agenda across Europe

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Published by Ashgate Pub. Company in Farnham, Surrey, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental conditions,
  • Tourism,
  • Sustainable tourism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby David Leslie
    SeriesNew directions in tourism analysis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG156.5.S87 L47 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25087074M
    ISBN 109781409422570, 9781409422587
    LC Control Number2011042508

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