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Overbooked: The Exploding Business of Travel and Tourism

Overbooked: The Exploding Business of Travel and Tourism

by Elizabeth Becker

Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: 9781439160992
Pages: 448
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 12 Mb
Date posting: 2020-09-19
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Tourism, fast becoming the largest global business, employs one out of twelve persons and produces $6.5 trillion of the world’s economy. In a groundbreaking book, Elizabeth Becker uncovers how what was once a hobby has become a colossal enterprise with profound impact on countries, the environment, and cultural heritage. This invisible industry exploded at the end of the Cold War. In 2012 the number of tourists traveling the world reached one billion. Now everything can be ...