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  • Bill Tarkulich
    In response to the US quotas the destinations I have heard most frequently cited include Canada, France and Argentina. I have no emigration numbers for these
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      In response to the US quotas the destinations I have heard most frequently
      cited include Canada, France and Argentina. I have no emigration numbers
      for these destinations.
      bt

      -----Original Message-----
      From: Andrea Vangor [mailto:drav@...]
      Sent: Sunday, November 07, 2004 7:36 PM
      To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [S-R] Good book



      That's what I thought. I wonder if Slovaks continued to emigrate at the
      pre-War rate, and if so, to which destinations other than the U.S.


      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Bill Tarkulich" <bill.tarkulich@...>
      To: <SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Sunday, November 07, 2004 3:49 PM
      Subject: RE: [S-R] Good book


      >
      > In the 1920's immigration quotas were severely restricted in the US,
      > for just about all nationalities. It was a reflection of popular
      anti-immigrant
      > feels in the nation.
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Andrea Vangor [mailto:drav@...]
      > Sent: Sunday, November 07, 2004 5:06 PM
      > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [S-R] Good book
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      >
      > I am reading a book called _Czechoslovakia: A Critical History_ by
      > Kurt Glaser, written in 1961. He has a very interesting slant on the
      > formation of the country and reasons for subsequent events. It's
      > written from a surprisingly pro-Slovak point of view. I say that
      > because so much literature assumes that Czechoslovak means only Czech,
      > as the politicians intended...
      >
      > The book explains why some Slovaks chose to emigrate after World War I
      > --
      I
      > suspect a lot more might have come over here in the 1920's, but that
      > the immigration policy over here was tightened up after the War. Can
      > someone confirm that?
      >
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