Historical development of tourism by A. J. Burkart

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StatementA.J. Burkart and S. Medlik.
SeriesLes cahiers du tourisme -- no 143
ContributionsMedlik, S. 1928-, Centre des Hautes Etudes Touristiques.
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Open LibraryOL13940600M

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