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Title Eric Hobsbawm and Slovakian nationalism / a BBC Arena co-production in association with RM Arts ; producer and director, Frederick Baker.
Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2000, 1996.

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Series Stories my country told me : the meaning of nationhood
Stories my country told me : the meaning of nationhood.
Subject Hobsbawm, E. J. (Eric J.), 1917-2012 -- Travel -- Slovakia -- Bratislava.
Political culture -- Slovakia -- History -- 20th century.
Bratislava (Slovakia) -- History -- 20th century.
Bratislava (Slovakia) -- Description and travel.
Alt Name Baker, Frederick.
Hobsbawm, E. J. (Eric J.), 1917-2012.
RM Arts (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Ohio Library and Information Network.
OhioLINK Digital Media Center.
Add Title With Eric Hobsbawm, on the Pressburgerbahn
Note German and Czech dialogue, with English narration and subtitles.
Credits Music, The Fratelli Brothers ; photography, Christian Mehoffer.
Note Originally produced in 1996.
Streaming video (54 min.)
Summary Nationalism is not compatible with the progress of history, says Eric Hobsbawm. In this program, the renowned Marxist historian travels 35 miles on the Pressburg Railway to prove his pointya brief trip from Vienna to Bratislava in 1996 and a century-long journey through a landscape that has seen some of Europe's most turbulent political changes. Using the excursion as a paradigm for the nationalistic struggles of the region, Professor Hobsbawm traces the birth of modern Slovakia from its roots in the fall of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, to the region's annexation by Hitler and subsequent domination by the Soviet Union, to Slovakian independence.
System Details System requirements: Real Player media software.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Access Available to OhioLINK member libraries.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Columbus, OH : OhioLINK, 2005. Digitized and made available by OhioLINK Digital Media Center from video dist. by Films for the Humanities & Sciences.
Publisher # FFH 10086 Films for the Humanities & Sciences
OCLC # 70877448
Link Digital video collection FFH 10086 (OCoLC)52376650.
Additional Format Eric Hobsbawm and Slovakian nationalism. (OCoLC)44486892.