The History of Czechoslovakia: The history behind the self-determined split of the federal state of Czechoslovakia into the Czech Republic and Slovakia


Dear visitor,

welcome to this academic website, digital book and scholarly publication on the topic of the history of Czechoslovakia and its dissolution into two sovereign states in 1992: The Czech Republic and The Slovak Republic.

While the format of this project may be given many descriptions, it’s sole goal is to use wide range of multimedia materials on the topic, in order to provide information and increase knowledge of its users on the relevant topic via personalised paths through the book’s content suited to needs of each individual.

Thus, whether you are an university student looking to find comprehensive study materials about this particular topic categorised in chronological order, a professor looking for quality conversation for your lecture preparation, a researcher particularly interested in specific events relevant to the topic, or just an history enthusiast interested in looking through historical photographs that document this event, you will find your personalised way of going through this multimedia book.

In the book text you will find links leading from important names of events, people or artefacts to additional content about them via annotations, images, videos or audio recordings from that historical period. In this way, you will fully experience and understand connections between particular events and historical resources available on this site.

Therefore, feel free to choose one of the following paths, according to your interests and enjoy moving through the content flexibly, thanks to the capabilities of the Scalar platform:

>> Chronological journey through the history of Czechoslovakia
     (Suitable for students and professors of history)

>> A structured collection of crucial historical events connected to the history of the dissolution of Czechoslovakia
      (Suitable for researchers and users looking for particular information)

>> A visual journey through the history and interesting facts of the dissolution of the Czechoslovakia
     (Suitable for history enthusiasts)

>> A free-run through the timeline of the history of Czechoslovakia
     (Suitable for searching by event date or name)

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