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The Resource Unlikely destinations : the Lonely Planet story, Tony and Maureen Wheeler

Unlikely destinations : the Lonely Planet story, Tony and Maureen Wheeler

Label
Unlikely destinations : the Lonely Planet story
Title
Unlikely destinations
Title remainder
the Lonely Planet story
Statement of responsibility
Tony and Maureen Wheeler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"...A unique mix of autobiography, business history and travel book. It traces Tony and Maureen Wheeler's personal story as well as the often bumpy evolution of their travel guide business..."--Cover p. 4
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Summary
An autobiographical account of how Tony and Maureen Wheeler built the Lonely Planet travel publishing company, recounting their travels around the world and struggles in starting their own business
Biography type
autobiography
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198927
Cataloging source
VPL
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1946-
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Wheeler, Tony
Dewey number
  • 910.40922
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Wheeler, Maureen
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True
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  • Wheeler, Tony
  • Wheeler, Tony
  • Wheeler, Maureen
  • Wheeler, Maureen
  • Lonely Planet Publications (Firm)
  • Travelers
  • Publishers and publishing
Target audience
adult
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the Lonely Planet story
Label
Unlikely destinations : the Lonely Planet story, Tony and Maureen Wheeler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "How two backpackers trekked across Asia-- and revolutionized the world of independent travel"--Cover
  • Previously published as: The Lonely Planet Story
Control code
ocn123283395
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 374 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780794605230
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)123283395
Label
Unlikely destinations : the Lonely Planet story, Tony and Maureen Wheeler
Publication
Note
  • "How two backpackers trekked across Asia-- and revolutionized the world of independent travel"--Cover
  • Previously published as: The Lonely Planet Story
Control code
ocn123283395
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 374 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780794605230
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)123283395

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