Marketing in virtual worlds

by Natalie T. Wood

Publisher: Prentice Hall in Boston

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 592
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  • Marketing,
  • Virtual reality

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementNatalie T. Wood.
LC ClassificationsHF5415 .W672 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23962813M
ISBN 100136117171
ISBN 109780136117179
LC Control Number2009050215

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