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The fall and rise of a nation : Czechoslovakia 1938-1941

Author: Edvard Beneš; Milan Hauner
Publisher: Boulder : East European Monographs ; New York : Distributed by Columbia Univ. Press, 2004.
Series: East European monographs, no. 637.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From Czechoslovakia's former president comes a unique account of the last two weeks of September 1938, chronicling the country's approach to the Munich pact. Based on newly discovered and previously unpublished manuscripts and augmented with wartime speeches and other important documents, this book recounts the painful experience of the Sudeten Crisis, the Munich Diktat of September 1938, Hitler's invasion of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beneš, Edvard, 1884-1948.
Fall and rise of a nation.
Boulder : East European Monographs ; New York : distributed by Columbia Univ. Press, 2004
(OCoLC)607450849
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edvard Beneš; Milan Hauner
ISBN: 0880335351 9780880335355
OCLC Number: 55759700
Language Note: Text in English, translated from the Czech.
Description: xxvii, 190 pages : portrait ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preface / Edvard Benes --
I. How and when the war of 1939 began : the September crisis of 1938 and the decision of Munich : the sacrifice of Czechoslovakia --
II. March 15th, 1939 : the invasion of Czechoslovakia by Nazi Germany --
III. Czechoslovakia at war with Germany since March 1939 --
IV. Nazi rule in Czechoslovakia --
V. How Munich and March 15th, 1939, are being progressively undone on British soil --
VI. The end of Munich --
VII. The role of Czechoslovakia in the present world crisis --
VIII. What are we fighting for? --
IX. Conclusion.
Series Title: East European monographs, no. 637.
Other Titles: Pád a vzestup národa.
Responsibility: by Edvard Beneš ; introduced and edited by Milan Hauner.
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Offers an account of the last two weeks of September 1938, chronicling Czechoslovakia's approach to the Munich pact. This book recounts the painful experience of the Sudeten Crisis, the Munich  Read more...

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