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[Developing ecotourism

balancing dollars and sense] : proceedings of the fourth Caribbean Conference on Ecotourism [May 22-27,1994 Harbour Village Beach Resort]

by Caribbean Conference on Ecotourism (4th 1994 Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean)

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Published by Caribbean Tourism Orgaization, Tourism Corporation Bonaire in Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementorganized by Caribbean Tourism Organization and Tourism Corporation Bonaire.
ContributionsCaribbean Tourism Organization., Tourism Corporation Bonaire., Organization of American States., European Union.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 172p. ;
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18510909M


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