TITLE

Home on the road: Exploring rural America is a commanding business asset

AUTHOR(S)
Edgell, David L.; Dalton, Sarah J.
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
Business America;11/29/93, Vol. 114 Issue 24, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the transportation and accommodations available to a traveler of rural America. Features of the recreation vehicle (RV); RV rental market; RV and camping statistics; Tourism development and inter-related businesses; Rural tourism statistics; Establishment of the Rural Tourism Development Foundation in March, 1993. INSET: Every foreign visitor is an export..
ACCESSION #
9404150430

 

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