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The Parish Republic: Hlinka's Slovak People's Party, 1939-1945
The Parish Republic: Hlinka's Slovak People's Party, 1939-1945
By Yeshayahu A. Jelinek
East European Quarterly, 1976, 206 pp.

This is a rarity, a balanced and factual book about Slovakia's clerical fascists and the "independent" wartime state. The author, an Israeli scholar, could not consult primary sources in Czechoslovakia but has found much material elsewhere.