The economic impact of tourism in Malta
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The economic impact of tourism in Malta by Marie-Louise Mangion

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Published by Malta Tourism Authority in Valletta .
Written in English

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Cover title.

StatementMarie-Louise Mangion & Leslie Vella
ContributionsVella, Leslie, 1964-, Malta Tourism Authority
LC ClassificationsG155.M35 M36 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p. :
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24571995M
ISBN 109993218006
LC Control Number2002392633

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