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Damming the Danube

Gabcikovo and Post-Communist Politics in Europe

by John Fitzmaurice

  • 342 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8023934M
    ISBN 100813336287
    ISBN 109780813336282

    Gabcikovo-Nagymaros Project (Hungary/Slovakia) Case Brief - Rule of Law: Watercourse states shall participate in the use, development and protection of an international watercourse in an equitable and reasonable manner. Facts. In , Hungary (P) and Czechoslovakia (D) signed a Treaty for the c. Jun 25,  · To the source of the Danube Researching a new book, Nick Thorpe heads upstream on one of Europe’s mightiest rivers. He journeys from the Black Sea to .

    Building upon the United Nations University research project on the management of transboundary water resources, this work examines the opportunities and constraints related to the use of environmental monitoring as a tool for providing scientific data and information to support decision making for the sustainable management of shared freshwater resources in a conflictual international. Jan 01,  · "John Fitzmaurice. Damming the Danube: Gabcikovo and Post-Communist Politics in Europe. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, xvi, pp. $" published on 01 Jan by frithwilliams.com: KostasG. Messas.

    Verlag danube books, Ulm. likes. Verlag für Bücher, Informationsträger und artverwandte Produkte. Gegründet Followers: Aug 01,  · Latest book reviews, author interviews, and reading trends. damming, and overfishing. all 10 countries along the Danube signed onto a three-year coordinated effort to conserve endangered Author: Kit Gillet.


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Feb 23,  · Damming The Danube. DOI link for Damming The Danube. Damming The Danube. DOI link for Damming The Danube. Damming The Danube book. Gabcikovo/nagymaros And Post-communist Politics In Europe. By John Fitzmaurice. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 23 February Pub.

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The conflict between Hungary and Slovakia over the Gabčikovo-Nagymaros dam system on the Danube is a potentially explosive threat to regional stability along this key economic artery between the North Sea and the Black frithwilliams.com by: The Danube (/ ˈ d æ n. j uː b / DAN-yoob; known by various names in other languages) is Europe's second longest river, after the Volga.

It is located in Central and Eastern Europe. The Danube was once a long-standing frontier of the Roman Empire, and today flows through 10Country: Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia. Routledge eBooks are available through VitalSource.

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Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. The conflict between Hungary and Slovakia over the Gabcikovo-Nagymaros dam system on the Danube is a potentially explosive threat to regional stability along this key Damming the Danube book artery between the North Sea and the Black Sea.

Get this from a library. Damming the Danube: Gabčikovo and post-communist politics in Europe. [John Fitzmaurice] -- The conflict between Hungary and Slovakia over the Gabcikovo-Nagymaros dam system on the Danube is a potentially explosive threat to regional stability along this.

A bit of a mixed bag, I should say. As Magris says of another writer, "The result is that he says too little and too much at the same time." Be this as it may, the author is widely read and the book is quite fun to read for the intellectual traveller who doesn't mind being Cited by: 5.

Get this from a library. Damming the Danube: Gabčikovo and post-communist politics in Europe. [John Fitzmaurice]. The Gabčíkovo–Nagymaros Dams (more precisely Gabčíkovo–Nagymaros Waterworks, Hungarian: Bős–nagymarosi vízlépcső, Slovak: Sústava vodných diel Gabčíkovo – Nagymaros) is a large barrage project on the frithwilliams.com was initiated by the Budapest Treaty of 16 September between the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic and the People's Republic of Hungary.

May 10,  · Subscribe Book Shop Travel With Us SmartNews History Science Ingenuity Arts & Culture Travel At the Smithsonian Photos Video Games Magazine Newsletters.

Traveling to the Danube. Here’s What You. A book about the Danube must be a fish story, specifically this fish: source of caviar, unchanged for eons, up to twenty feet long, and sorely impacted by recent human intervention.

The sturgeons’ plight emphasizes that in the twenty-first century, a book about a river must also be an environmental narrative.

The author takes us on an unexpected journey up the Danube, where we encounter a remarkable and unfamiliar world The magnificent Danube both cuts across and connects central Europe, flowing through and alongside ten countries: Romania, Ukraine, Moldova, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, and frithwilliams.com: Yale University Press.

Damning the Danube By Neal Ascherson. The Danube is no Serbian moat, but the main water road of the European continent.

It carries m tonnes of cargo a year, on more than 2, navigable. The Gabkovo Water Project (GWP), a major construction of damming and canalizing on the upper part of the middle Danube was completed and put into operation in October Author: Owen Mcintyre.

May 27,  · Of course. Of course it exists. We have the first world, where 'Communists' exist (yeah right, get a load of this guy). Then we made up a story about this wo. "Danube" has the misleading subtitle "A Sentimental Journey from the Source to the Black Sea." However, it is not a travel book in the ordinary sense, it is rather an extended essay on literature with the Danube providing the linear structure instead of a chronology, which is nowhere to be seen/5.

The damming of the Nile and other rivers in modern times, however, often has greatly reduced this deposition. Flood Characteristics and Control The rise and fall of the water level in a river is called the flood wave. Its highest point, or crest, travels progressively downstream.

In the upstream portions of a river the flood crest passes quickly. Jan 01,  · The Danube is the longest river in western and central Europe. Rising amidst the beautiful wooded hills of Germany's Black Forest, it touches or winds its way through ten countries and four capital cities before emptying into the Black Sea through a vast delta whose silt-filled channels spread across eastern Romania/5.

Oct 22,  · Why Claudio Magris’s Danube is a timely elegy for lost Europe Written at the end of the cold war, Magris’s Danube glimpsed a common humanity at a. Coursing through Germany, Austria, Hungary and seven other countries all the way to the Black Sea, the Danube is the soul of Central Europe.

Join us along these culture-rich banks, whose scenic vineyards, ancient monasteries and elegant cities have inspired travelers for centuries.

The Danube. New York: Frederick A. Stokes. pp. Erwin Christian Lessner. The Danube: The Dramatic History of the Great River and the People Touched by Its Flow. Doubleday. pp. Claudio Magris. Translated by Patrick Creagh. Danube: A Sentimental Journey from the Source to the Black Sea.

Harvill Press. pp. Irene Lyons Murphy.Perhaps consider a day cruise to Bratislava. The Danube has been changed considerably with damming, especially so at the Iron Gates.

Patrick Leigh Fermor's books give wonderful insight to all the changes (geographical, economical and cultural) to central Europe since the early 's. Wonderful travel frithwilliams.coms: 1.Sep 12,  · The maps are clear and really useful.

I think one could read Rough Guide or Lonely Planet guides for relevant countries beforehand, but then just take this book - saving luggage weight. Note that if you are going on a Noble Caledonian Danube river cruise you will get a copy of this sent to you - but in blue and with company badging/5(17).