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Zemědělské práce Slušovice (Agricultural Works Slušovice)

Tomáš Pospěch

2018

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A book about agricultural miracle JZD Slušovice (The Slušovice Agricultural Cooperative Farm), which was reputed to be the best and most technologically advanced farm in Czechoslovakia in 1980s. It produced bumper crops, biochemicals, electronics, and the first computers. It offered shops with goods unavailable elsewhere. Thosands flocked to Slušovice to enjoy its racetrack, stay in its deluxe hotel, and have a coffee at the Pegas café inside a grounded jumbo jet. The book is compiled of advertising images that were accidentaly discovered by curator and photography historian Tomáš Pospěch.

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