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Tourism and crime

D. J. Walmsley

Tourism and crime

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Published by Dept. of Geography, University of New England in Armidale, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime and criminals -- Australia,
  • Leisure -- Australia,
  • Tourism -- Australia

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 129-132.

    StatementD.J. Walmsley, R.M. Boskovic, J.J. Pigram.
    ContributionsBoskovic, Rudiger M., Pigram, J. J. J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV7173 W34 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 132 p. :
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21481913M


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