Czechoslovakia in Africa, 1945–1968

  • Authors
  • Philip Muehlenbeck

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Philip Muehlenbeck
    Pages 1-15
  3. Philip Muehlenbeck
    Pages 49-85
  4. Philip Muehlenbeck
    Pages 87-123
  5. Philip Muehlenbeck
    Pages 189-190
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 191-271

About this book


This book explores Czechoslovakia's diplomatic relations with African states and places them within a wider Cold War historiography, providing contextual background information on the evolution of communist Czechoslovakia's pro-Soviet foreign policy orientation. This shift in Soviet foreign policy made Africa a priority for the Soviet bloc.


Africa Cold War communism foreign policy historiography Soviet bloc soviet foreign policy Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Political Science and International Studies
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-55794-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-56666-9
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