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Author Waic, Marek, author

Title In the shadow of totalitarianism : sport and the Olympic movement in the "Visegrád countries" 1945-1989 / Marek Waic and others
Edition First edition
Published Prague : Charles University in Prague, Karolinum Press, 2014
©2014
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Description 1 online resource (251 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Contents Preface: participation of the Visegrad countries in the creation and development of sport in Central Europe Sport in Czechoslovakia 1945-1989 / Marek Waic -- The Czechoslovak Olympic movement in 1945-1989 / František Kolář -- Sport and the Olympic movement in Poland (1944-1989) / Tomasz Jurek -- Sport and the Olympic movement in Hungary (1945-1989) / Katalin Szikora
Notes Appendix gives brief biographical vignettes of athletes, officials of sports organizations, and political figures mentioned in the text
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-204)
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Subject Olympic athletes -- Europe, Eastern.
Olympics -- Political aspects -- Communist countries.
Olympics -- Political aspects -- Europe, Eastern.
Sports -- Political aspects -- Communist countries.
Sports -- Political aspects -- Europe, Eastern.
Sports -- Communist countries -- History -- 20th century.
Sports -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- 20th century.
Sports -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century.
Sports -- Hungary -- History -- 20th century.
Sports -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.
Europe, Eastern -- History -- 1945-1989.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 8024624885 (electronic bk.)
9788024624884 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Sport and the Olympic movement in the "Visegrád countries" 1945-1989