From Library Journal
Thomas Karel, Franklin & Marshall Coll. Lib., Lancaster, Pa.
Copyright 1995 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Good scholarship and well-written. I bought the book after a short visit to Bratislava and plan to return. Read morePublished 17 days ago by Sco Dova
Very good start on history of little recognized part of Europe. Loved it cause my family is from there.Published 2 months ago by WILLIAM LUCAS
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 8 months 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 11 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 11 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 13 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 14 months ago by Dianne
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 21 months ago by Matthew Lerner