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Paperback. Two women, virtual strangers, sit hand-in-hand across a narrow table, both intent on the same thing-achieving the perfect manicure. Encounters like this occur thousands of times across the United States in nail salons increasingly owned and operated by Asian immigrants. This study looks at these intimate encounters, focusing on New York City. Num Pages: 328 pages, 15 b/w photographs. BIC Classification: KNSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 448.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Edition
0th Edition
Number of pages
328
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520262607
ISBN
9780520262607
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 28.71

Paperback. Discussing design and manufacturing in four main areas: tailored clothing, furnishings, formal wear, and sportswear, this text covers the principles, procedures, and techniques practiced by merchandisers to attract their target customer. It also includes interviews with key industry executives in the menswear industry. Num Pages: 464 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AKTA; KNSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 187 x 25. Weight in Grams: 792.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Fairchild Pubns
Number of pages
464
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563675591
ISBN
9781563675591
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 51.29

Hardback. Mass tourism is one of the most striking developments in postwar western societies, involving economic, social, cultural, and anthropological factors. For many countries it has become a significant, if not the primary, source of income for the resident population.. Editor(s): Segreto, Luciano; Manera, Carles; Pohl, Manfred. Num Pages: 262 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QRM; KNSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 159 x 19. Weight in Grams: 486.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Berghahn Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
251
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845453237
ISBN
9781845453237
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 158.12

Hardcover. Provides the bridge between the classical (deterministic) life insurance theory and the dynamic models based on stochastic processes and the modern theory of finance. Num Pages: 217 pages, biography. BIC Classification: KFFN; KNST; PBWL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 166 x 21. Weight in Grams: 504.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG Germany
Edition
3rd
Number of pages
238
Condition
New
SKU
V9783540622420
ISBN
9783540622420
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 79.26

Paperback. Explores the practical aspects of the food and beverage department (F&B) as required in the hotel industry. This text covers food and beverage service techniques and operating procedures in various sub-departments of F&B, such as in-room dining, banquets, bars and restaurants. Num Pages: 456 pages. BIC Classification: JNRV; KNSH; TTVC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 240 x 180. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
I K International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd India
Number of pages
456
Condition
New
SKU
V9789385909184
ISBN
9789385909184
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.38
€ 48.70

Paperback. Num Pages: 202 pages. BIC Classification: KNSP; MJN. Dimension: 180 x 255 x 14. Weight in Grams: 406.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Fitness Information Technology, Inc, U.S.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781935412526
ISBN
9781935412526
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 31.41

Hardback. Editor(s): Widawski, Krzysztof; Wyrzykowski, Jerzy. Num Pages: 551 pages, 79 black & white illustrations, 163 colour illustrations, 165 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: 1DF; 1DV; KNSG; RGCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155. Weight in Grams: 1092.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG Switzerland
Edition
2nd ed. 2017
Number of pages
551
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319422039
ISBN
9783319422039
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 209.73
€ 73.56

Hardcover. The reach of the professional services sector has become vast and global now including everything from big accountancy and consultancy firms to the services division of such giants as IBM leading to a number of new challenges, the biggest of which is the maturing of the market. New thinking is required. Num Pages: 432 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: KJS; KNS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 157 x 30. Weight in Grams: 740.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
432
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470011737
ISBN
9780470011737
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 49.99
€ 48.40

Paperback. This work examines key concepts and emphasises primary themes of tourism planning. It examines the forces which drive planning, and how tourism is integrated into existing social, economic, natural, business and political environments. Series: Themes in Tourism. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: KNSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 189 x 18. Weight in Grams: 614.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Pearson Education (US) United States
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780132046527
ISBN
9780132046527
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 98.42

Paperback. Based on a PhD research on managing the impact of political crises on tourism, this book offers a simplified and practical application of the management framework developed in the thesis.Blood on the Beach will be of great value to all those involved in the tourism industry around the world. Num Pages: 196 pages. BIC Classification: JPWL2; JPWS; KNSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 30. Weight in Grams: 400.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Memoirs Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
196
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861513076
ISBN
9781861513076
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.33

Paperback. By focusing on the consumer, this book investigates the relationship between the arts, entertainment and tourism industries and how this relationship can be developed to its best competitive advantage. It describes the general arts and tourism background, and discusses the arts and entertainment that feature in tourism. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: A; KNSG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 385.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSS0000218
ISBN
9780750645331
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.99

Paperback. Presents an analysis of the various patterns of work and leisure. This work analyses the different forms of tourism, examines the effects on the indigenous countries and their people, and outlines positive steps to reconcile people's holiday requirements with the world's economic and social structures. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: KNSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 158 x 13. Weight in Grams: 348.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSS0000219
ISBN
9780750643481
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.99

Paperback. Covers the issues in the ever-changing area of tourism. This book includes topics such as the Millennium Dome, national lottery funded projects, international case studies, statistics, examples, and others. It examines the factors that contribute to the success of visitor attractions. It contains theories which are illustrated through examples. Num Pages: 432 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: KJM; KNSG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 245 x 190 x 25. Weight in Grams: 852.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
426
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750651691
ISBN
9780750651691
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 72.23
€ 66.20

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: AKL; KNSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 174 x 345 x 15. Weight in Grams: 488.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138247635
ISBN
9781138247635
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 65.72

Paperback. How does it feel to live and work in the world's most beautiful and luxurious tropical island resort, surrounded by white sandy beaches and aquamarine seas? And how does it feel to be in the lap of luxury when you're thousands of miles from anywhere else? This work takes you behind the scenes at a five-star tropical island resort. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: BT; KNSH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 25. Weight in Grams: 266.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Corgi
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552154635
ISBN
9780552154635
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.20

Paperback. This book describes the state-of-the-art of tourism planning and management in national parks and protected areas. It also provides guidelines for best practice in tourism operations. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: KNSG; RN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 243 x 172 x 22. Weight in Grams: 726.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
First
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851999098
ISBN
9780851999098
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 59.93

Paperback. The sheer pervasiveness of game experience - 99 per cent of teenage boys and 94 per cent of teenage girls having played a video game - means that instant naffness falls upon those who express a musty disdain for the medium. This book shows that computer game-playing has a strong claim to be one of the most vital test-beds for intellectual enquiry. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: KNSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 127 x 15. Weight in Grams: 198. Good clean copy. Showing light shelf wear, remains a nice copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Virgin Books
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0022229
ISBN
9780753519455
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.99

Hardcover. This book aims to develop a global perspective on the management issues facing coastal resorts. It draws on examples from a range of economies and environments written by key experts.Themes include the processes of restructuring, attempts to develop sustainable agendas and environmental issues of developing resorts in sensitive areas. Editor(s): Agarwal, Sheela (University of Plymouth); Shaw, Professor Gareth. Series: Aspects of Tourism. Num Pages: 344 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: KJM; KNSG; RN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 239 x 162 x 23. Weight in Grams: 628.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Channel View Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
344
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781845410735
ISBN
9781845410735
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 164.70

Hardcover. This book provides a comprehensive account of tourism in natural, wild and protected areas. The 2nd edition contains an overview of key literature and developments that have emerged since the publication of the 1st edition more than 10 years ago. As such, this book will remain an invaluable resource and review of the subject for many years to come. Series: Aspects of Tourism. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: KNSG; RN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 247 x 181 x 32. Weight in Grams: 994.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Channel View Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845413828
ISBN
9781845413828
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 177.20

Paperback. The worldwide development of ecotourism - including adventures such as mountain climbing and whitewater rafting has been extensively studied. The author argues that participation in rigorous outdoor activities resonates with the particular cultural values of the white, upper-middle-class Westerners who are the majority of ecotourists. Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-first Century. Num Pages: 264 pages, 10 illustrations. BIC Classification: KNSG; RNKH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 155 x 15. Weight in Grams: 368.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Duke University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822356004
ISBN
9780822356004
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.99
€ 29.12

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