Overview of the Karel Kaplan collection

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Title: Karel Kaplan collection
Date (inclusive): 1946-1977
Collection Number: 77105
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: In Czech, Italian and English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Copies of selected minutes, reports and memoranda of the Czechoslovak government and Czechoslovak communist party, relating to Czechoslovak foreign policy at the onset of the Cold War, the communist party purge trials in Czechoslovakia, reaction in Czechoslovakia to the Soviet de-Stalinization campaign, and the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968. Includes some published writings by K. Kaplan based on these documents.
source: Kaplan, Karel, 1928-
Creator: Komunistická strana Československa
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Access

The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.

Use

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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1977.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Karel Kaplan collection, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Scope and Content of Collection

Copies of selected minutes, reports and memoranda of the Czechoslovak government and Czechoslovak communist party, relating to Czechoslovak foreign policy at the onset of the Cold War, the communist party purge trials in Czechoslovakia, reaction in Czechoslovakia to the Soviet de-Stalinization campaign, and the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968. Includes some published writings by K. Kaplan based on these documents.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Czechoslovakia -- History -- Intervention, 1968
Czechoslovakia -- History -- 1945-1992
Czechoslovakia -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Czechoslovakia
Communist party purges
Political crimes and offenses -- Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia -- Foreign relations
Kaplan, Karel, 1928-