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By Lenka Kratka

This e-book bargains a finished background of the Czechoslovak Ocean transport corporation (C. O. S.) from its starting within the overdue Nineteen Forties until eventually the autumn of communism. Owned through the Czechoslovak nation, C. O. S.`s actions have been formed via Soviet criteria. This designated learn is based in keeping with the various stages of the chilly warfare and highlights the political elements that decided C. O. S.`s fate.
Lenka Kratka specializes in contradictory monetary dimensions that C. O. S. needed to have interaction with. Being a part of the deliberate financial system of a socialist nation, it additionally handled businesses within the capitalist West. one other paradoxical point of C. O. S. emerges from the stories of former Czechoslovak seamen, who skilled relative freedom whilst being aboard and strict communist regime keep watch over whereas at domestic with their households. Kratka`s e-book bargains interesting insights right into a overlooked subject, utilizing up to now untapped resources and development on basic study in oral historical past and private memory.

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