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Travel writing for profit and pleasure

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel writing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPerry Garfinkel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG151 .G37 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. ;
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2042882M
    ISBN 100452261597
    LC Control Number88019673
    OCLC/WorldCa18190890


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