Transport and Tourism: Cycle Tourism – A Model for Sustainable Development?

@article{Lumsdon2000TransportAT,
  title={Transport and Tourism: Cycle Tourism – A Model for Sustainable Development?},
  author={Les Lumsdon},
  journal={Journal of Sustainable Tourism},
  year={2000},
  volume={8},
  pages={361 - 377}
}
  • L. Lumsdon
  • Published 2000
  • Economics
  • Journal of Sustainable Tourism
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