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The mind of the traveler

from Gilgamesh to global tourism

by Eric J. Leed

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Published by Basic Books in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-316) and index.

    StatementEric J. Leed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG151 .L44 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 328 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1890593M
    ISBN 100465001122
    LC Control Number90055590

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