Legislation affecting tourism in the UK
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Legislation affecting tourism in the UK

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Published by B.T.A. in London .
Written in English

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Spiral binding.

Statementproduced by the British Tourist Authority inco-operation with... [others].
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 31p.
Number of Pages31
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Open LibraryOL14126377M

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