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Critical Book Review: the Pursuit of Wonder

King, Brian (2007) Critical Book Review: the Pursuit of Wonder. Tourism, culture & communication, 7 (3). pp. 227-229. ISSN 1098-304x

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Abstract

This is a review of Julia Horne's "The Pursuit of Wonder" (2005). The focus of Horne’s book is the first half of the 19th century where she links the observations made by explorers and tourists with wider literary and artistic trends providing a particularly valuable contribution to the evolution of the tourism discipline.

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Horne, Julia, The Pursuit of Wonder, Melbourne: Miegunyah Press, 2005; ISBN:0522851663

Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID: 15338, tourism, culture, first half of 19th century, explorers, tourists, literary and artistic trends, evolution of tourism
Subjects: Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Hospitality Tourism and Marketing
FOR Classification > 1506 Tourism
SEO Classification > 9003 Tourism
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 19 Nov 2009 23:07
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2011 03:43
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/77
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