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  • iamfreeru@hotmail.com
    Thank you John and Frank. If noone is going sooner, I know of someone who is going in October or November and I will ask them to pick up some copies. Brian ...
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      Thank you John and Frank. If noone is going sooner, I know of someone
      who is going in October or November and I will ask them to pick up
      some copies.

      Brian

      --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., frankur@a... wrote:
      >
      > The gazetteer is by Milan Majtan and titled " Nazvy obci Slovenskej
      > republiky: vyvin v rokoch 1773-1997 ".
      > "Names of settlements in Slovakia in last 200 years".
      > The book was very successful and all the prints (last year) were
      sold
      > out in one week !
      > He lists and indexes the communities with their German, Hungarian,
      > Slovak, Czech, Polish and place names.
      >
      > University of Chicago Library :
      >
      > Majtan, Milan. Nazvy obci Slovenskej republiky: vyvin v rokoch
      > 1773-1997.
      > Bratislava: VEDA, 1998. [DB2708.M34 1998 Slavic Reference, Reading
      Rm
      > 2 Regenstein]
      >
      > http://www.centroconsult.sk/Genealogy/page12.html
      >
      > Periodically new revised editions have been published in Slovakia.
      > Cheap trade paperback versions can be picked up in Slovakia.
      >
      > However, tried to find a copy even used here in US.
      > No luck.
      > Suppose it doesn't cost enough for some dealer to charge $ 65 or
      > whatever the going price is for hard-to-obtain used books.
      >
      > Next time someone travels to Slovakia they should put a number of
      > paperback (light weight) copies in their luggage.
      > The demand and any going price here should be a good investment on
      > trip.
      >
      > There is no current offer for any books on the (multinational) Web
      > site Offer under Slovakia.
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