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By Lenka Kratka

This ebook deals a accomplished heritage of the Czechoslovak Ocean transport corporation (C. O. S.) from its starting within the past due Forties until eventually the autumn of communism. Owned via the Czechoslovak nation, C. O. S.`s actions have been formed by way of Soviet criteria. This precise examine is dependent in response to the various stages of the chilly struggle and highlights the political elements that decided C. O. S.`s fate.
Lenka Kratka makes a speciality of contradictory fiscal dimensions that C. O. S. needed to interact with. Being a part of the deliberate economic climate of a socialist kingdom, it additionally handled businesses within the capitalist West. one other paradoxical element of C. O. S. emerges from the thoughts of former Czechoslovak seamen, who skilled relative freedom whilst being aboard and strict communist regime keep an eye on whereas at domestic with their households. Kratka`s ebook deals interesting insights right into a missed subject, utilizing so far untapped assets and development on fundamental study in oral historical past and private memory.

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