Expenditure of national tourism organisations in the Caribbean
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Expenditure of national tourism organisations in the Caribbean by Victor Curtin

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Published by Caribbean Tourism Research and Development Centre in [Barbados, W.I.] .
Written in English



  • Caribbean Area.


  • Tourism -- Caribbean Area.

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Edition Notes

StatementVictor Curtin.
ContributionsCaribbean Tourism Research and Development Centre.
LC ClassificationsHD5718.T642 C274 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2241147M
LC Control Number89113043

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