From Library Journal
Thomas Karel, Franklin & Marshall Coll. Lib., Lancaster, Pa.
Copyright 1995 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
My mother was born in that area and I've heard so many family stories. Reading this book helped me understand the history of the region.Published 1 month ago by Nevada Ann
This is a scholarly book written by someone who obviously knows the subject. It has not met my expectations, however. Certain regions and facts are not covered at all, i.e. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Jerzy E. Henisz
I read this book to prepare to visit my paternal ancestral villages in NE Slovakia. Like most Americans, I knew next to nothing about the Slovak history. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Inca Ruler
It was good to learn about the struggle of the Slovaks to form a nationalistic feeling so that they could work toward becoming a separate nation. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Marilyn Novak
Thank u this book is wonderful,,, fast delivery too !!! This is were my family was born and my wish is to someday go there. I hope so !Published 7 months ago by Dianne Pierce
As the author, Kirschbaum, is a political scientist by training, it should not come as a surprise that the book is heavy on the political affairs of the history of Slovakia. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Matthew Lerner
Slovakia posses a diverse cultural heritage. This is a major asset at a time when Europe is learning how to acknowledge and incorporate cultural diversity into its framework of... Read morePublished on May 18, 2012 by ALH
This book had a shocking and noticeable bias that can be summed up as nationalistic history. Although this is one of the few books on Slovak history, it was disturbing to read as... Read morePublished on November 14, 2008 by Jason Burke
Being curious about Central European history, I went ahead and read this book despite the mixed reviews on Amazon. Read morePublished on July 25, 2008 by Slovakophile