History of Slovakia: A Struggle for Survival

A History of Slovakia

History of Slovakia: A Struggle for Survival by S. J. Kirschbaum – 397 pages. Kirschbaum has given the Western world the first popular history of Slovakia.

This book describes the history of the Slovak nation from its arrival on the Danubian Plain to the present. While paying tribute to Slovakia’s resilience, Kirschbaum describes it’s contribution to European civilization in the Middle Ages; its development of the Slovak consciousness in response to Magyarization; its struggle for autonomy in Czechoslovakia after the Treaty of Versailles; its resistance, as the Slovak Republic, to the Nazi-controlled Europe; and its reaction to Communism.

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