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The Resource European coasts of Bohemia : negotiating the Danube-Oder-Elbe Canal in a troubled twentieth century, Jiří Janáč

European coasts of Bohemia : negotiating the Danube-Oder-Elbe Canal in a troubled twentieth century, Jiří Janáč

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European coasts of Bohemia : negotiating the Danube-Oder-Elbe Canal in a troubled twentieth century
Title
European coasts of Bohemia
Title remainder
negotiating the Danube-Oder-Elbe Canal in a troubled twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Jiří Janáč
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Danube-Oder-Elbe Canal promised to create an integrated waterway system across Europe, linking Black Sea ports to Atlantic markets and giving landlocked Czech nation its own connections to the ocean. The fascinating history of this never-completed project, European Coasts of Bohemia tells the story of the experts who confronted and contributed to different and often conflicting geopolitical visions of Europe. Jíra Janác shows how the canal-backers adapted themselves to various political developments, such as the break-up of the Austrian-Hungarian Empire and the integration into the Soviet
Member of
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Janáč, Jiří
Dewey number
330.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Amsterdam University Press - Technology and European History
Series volume
v. 9
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  • Canals
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Label
European coasts of Bohemia : negotiating the Danube-Oder-Elbe Canal in a troubled twentieth century, Jiří Janáč
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • De-Austrianization: Shaping the Czechoslovak State
  • Mittel-Europeanization beyond the State?
  • 3.
  • Canal as Artery for Nazi Expansion
  • On Nazification
  • Constructing the Grossraum
  • From Grand Opening to Inauspicious End
  • 4.
  • Linking the Soviet Volga; not the Rhine!
  • On Sovietization
  • 1.
  • Projecting a Soviet Canal
  • Sovietization "Beyond the State"
  • The Final Plan
  • 5.
  • Mastering Three Seas
  • On Europeanization
  • Across the Curtain
  • Europeanization of the Canal Design
  • Canalizing Europe
  • 6.
  • Introduction
  • Conclusion
  • Infrastructure Historiography
  • Canal as a Laboratory of Europe
  • 2.
  • Mittel-Europeanization on Waterways
  • On Mittel-Europeanization
  • Building Mitteleuropa on Waterways before Versailles
Control code
ocn834604353
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048518128
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)834604353
Label
European coasts of Bohemia : negotiating the Danube-Oder-Elbe Canal in a troubled twentieth century, Jiří Janáč
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • De-Austrianization: Shaping the Czechoslovak State
  • Mittel-Europeanization beyond the State?
  • 3.
  • Canal as Artery for Nazi Expansion
  • On Nazification
  • Constructing the Grossraum
  • From Grand Opening to Inauspicious End
  • 4.
  • Linking the Soviet Volga; not the Rhine!
  • On Sovietization
  • 1.
  • Projecting a Soviet Canal
  • Sovietization "Beyond the State"
  • The Final Plan
  • 5.
  • Mastering Three Seas
  • On Europeanization
  • Across the Curtain
  • Europeanization of the Canal Design
  • Canalizing Europe
  • 6.
  • Introduction
  • Conclusion
  • Infrastructure Historiography
  • Canal as a Laboratory of Europe
  • 2.
  • Mittel-Europeanization on Waterways
  • On Mittel-Europeanization
  • Building Mitteleuropa on Waterways before Versailles
Control code
ocn834604353
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048518128
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)834604353

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