Human resource issues in international tourism

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Butterworth-Heinemann , Oxford, Boston
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Statementedited by Tom Baum.
ContributionsBaum, Tom.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG155.A1 H826 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 259 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1509054M
ISBN 100750600918
LC Control Number93190823
OCLC/WorldCa28135499

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