An Encyclopedia of Battles: Accounts of Over 1,560 Battles by David Eggenberger

By David Eggenberger

Crucial information of each significant conflict on land and sea in recorded background, from the 1st conflict of Megiddo in 1479 B.C. to the Grenada clash in 1984. incorporated: strategic events, roles performed by means of political/military leaders, troop numbers and coaching, strategies and targets, casualties and losses and military/political effects. Index. ninety nine illustrations.

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Conceptual Frameworks for Analysing Types of Ecotourism It is clear that there is a great variety of definitions of ecotourism. Equally, there is a great variety of tourism operators and agencies that have adopted the label with different interpretations of what the label actually means. Thus, the types of ecotourism occur within this range of definitions and use of the term. While some may argue that certain types of operations should not use the term ‘ecotourism’ to describe their activities, the reality is they are using the label and they cannot be prevented from doing so.

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