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McCalla, Robert J. "An investigation into site and situation: cruise ship ports,"
Journal of Economic and Social Geography, 1998, 89:1, 44-55

Analysis of successful port locations using advertising materials and questionnaires, differentiating between home ports, ports of call, and hybrid ports. Analysis of data from the 1995 Directory Seatrade Cruise Shipping Convention, and ports represented at the convention itself.