Tourism and gold in Kakadu the impact of current and potential natural resource use on the Northern Territory economy by Bruce Knapman

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Published by Australian National University, North Australia Research Unit in Casuarina, N.T .

Written in English

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  • Mines and mineral resources,
  • Tourism,
  • Economic conditions

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 44-46.

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StatementBruce Knapman, Owen Stanley, John Lea
SeriesMonograph / Australian National University North Australia Research Unit, Monograph (Australian National University. North Australia Research Unit)
ContributionsLea, John P., Stanley, Owen, Australian National University. North Australia Research Unit
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 49 p. :
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26572748M
ISBN 100731511794

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