The naked tourist in search of adventure and beauty in the age of the airport mall by Lawrence Osborne

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Published by North Point Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Osborne, Lawrence, 1958- -- Travel.,
  • Voyages and travels.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementLawrence Osborne.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG465 .O82 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3416819M
ISBN 100865477094
ISBN 109780865477094
LC Control Number2005033089
OCLC/WorldCa62342031

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