Travel guidebooks are an important part of contemporary culture, but we know relatively little about their history and importance to the evolution of tourism. Germany not only produced the first international standard for travel handbooks, the Baedeker, but also became a major tourist destination early in the twentieth century. This is the first comprehensive discussion of the history of tourist guidebooks for any modern nation. Selecting representative texts - the first Baedeker to unified Germany, guides to Berlin sex ...

German Travel Cultures 2000, Berg 3pl, New York

ISBN-13: 9781859734513

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German Travel Cultures 2000, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781859734469

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