Hotel accounting: introduction to a standard system
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Hotel accounting: introduction to a standard system an introduction to a standard system of hotel accounting for the managers of small hotels by Economic Development Committee for the Hotel and Catering Industry.

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English


  • Hotels -- Accounting.

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Edition Notes

Label mounted on verso of cover: British Information Services, New York, N.Y.

Statementdeveloped by the Hotel and Catering EDC (Little Neddy) as an aid to achieving higher hotel profits by the application of management accounting to hotel operations.
LC ClassificationsHF5686.H75 E344 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 45 p.
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5725726M
ISBN 100117003883
LC Control Number70460478

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