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|Statement||by Martin H. Neumeyer and Esther S. Neumeyer.|
|Contributions||Neumeyer, Esther Sternberg, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||GV14 .N4 1949|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||411|
|LC Control Number||49008054|
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Introduction Part 1: Organizations and Markets 2. Recreation, leisure and tourism organizations 3. The market for recreation, leisure and tourism products Part 2: Further Issues of Demand and Supply 4. Demand: time preference, elasticity and forecasting 5.
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