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Cultural and eco-tourism development in Nigeria

Cultural and eco-tourism development in Nigeria

the role of the three tiers of government and the private sector

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Published by Hope Publications in Ibadan, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tourism -- Nigeria,
  • Tourism -- Economic aspects -- Nigeria,
  • Tourism -- Government policy -- Nigeria

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by David A. Aremu.
    ContributionsAremu, David A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG155.N55 C85 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20880279M
    ISBN 109783598112
    OCLC/WorldCa50329326

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