Croatia  Croatia has the largest emigration rate in Europe Now you do!!! Did you know? By: Matt Strehlau
Break-Up Of Yugoslavia <ul><li>Croatia became an independent country in 1991 </li></ul><ul><li>Troubles, National debt, an...
The Flag <ul><li>The flag’s coat of arms has 5 shields on it, representing the 5 regions of Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>T...
Croatian Capital <ul><li>The Capital of Croatia is Zagreb </li></ul><ul><li>Hvar Island is the only reamins of Hvar </li><...
Croatia During Renaissance <ul><li>During the Renaissance and Reformation, Croatia was controlled by a country called Hvar...
Age Of Absolutism <ul><li>During the age of absolutism, Croatia was controlled mostly by Hungary </li></ul><ul><li>Had alm...
Industrial Revolution <ul><li>After World War I, Croatia’s land was controlled by Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>Yugoslavia ...
World War 1 <ul><li>During World War I, Croatia was controlled by Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>One of the many countries t...
World War II <ul><li>During World War II, Croatia was still controlled by Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>Yugoslavia was inva...
Cold War <ul><li>Yugoslavia had a small part in the cold war </li></ul><ul><li>many conflicts caused bloodshed and fights ...
Government <ul><li>Croatia is a Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Before the Wars for their independence, they were a communist s...
Relationship with The US of A <ul><li>good friends since they began in ‘91 </li></ul><ul><li>good relationship is needed, ...
Tourist Attractions? <ul><li>Archeological Museum in Zagreb </li></ul><ul><li>Arts, Crafts, Gardens, etc. </li></ul><ul><l...
Franjo Tudman <ul><li>Tudman is the most important person in Croatia’s short history </li></ul><ul><li>First president of ...
Sources <ul><li>www. croatianhistory.net/etf/gen.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://thenagain.info/WebChron/EastEurope/YugoBrea...
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  1. 1. Croatia Croatia has the largest emigration rate in Europe Now you do!!! Did you know? By: Matt Strehlau
  2. 2. Break-Up Of Yugoslavia <ul><li>Croatia became an independent country in 1991 </li></ul><ul><li>Troubles, National debt, and unemployment became too much and they split off into five different countries </li></ul><ul><li>until 1998, Croatia fought with Serbia for those chunks of land </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Flag <ul><li>The flag’s coat of arms has 5 shields on it, representing the 5 regions of Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>The colors represent the traditional Croatian colors </li></ul><ul><li>The symbol is believed by many to be a communist symbol, considering that Croatia used to be a communist state </li></ul>
  4. 4. Croatian Capital <ul><li>The Capital of Croatia is Zagreb </li></ul><ul><li>Hvar Island is the only reamins of Hvar </li></ul><ul><li>Split is the largest city on the Adriatic coast </li></ul>
  5. 5. Croatia During Renaissance <ul><li>During the Renaissance and Reformation, Croatia was controlled by a country called Hvar </li></ul><ul><li>Hvar was the beginning of the croat dominance in Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>Hvar is an island currently controlled by Croatia called “Hvar Island” </li></ul>
  6. 6. Age Of Absolutism <ul><li>During the age of absolutism, Croatia was controlled mostly by Hungary </li></ul><ul><li>Had almost no control at all </li></ul><ul><li>Anything Hungary ruled, they had to follow </li></ul>
  7. 7. Industrial Revolution <ul><li>After World War I, Croatia’s land was controlled by Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>Yugoslavia was made up of five other small regions </li></ul><ul><li>Croats attacked Serbia along with the Muslims </li></ul>
  8. 8. World War 1 <ul><li>During World War I, Croatia was controlled by Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>One of the many countries to rebel against Serbia </li></ul><ul><li>Croatia supported the Axis </li></ul>
  9. 9. World War II <ul><li>During World War II, Croatia was still controlled by Yugoslavia </li></ul><ul><li>Yugoslavia was invaded by Germany 1941 </li></ul><ul><li>They were defenseless, and it only took 12 Days to defeat them </li></ul>
  10. 10. Cold War <ul><li>Yugoslavia had a small part in the cold war </li></ul><ul><li>many conflicts caused bloodshed and fights broke-out </li></ul><ul><li>The result of the Cold War ---- </li></ul><ul><li>Croatia!!!! </li></ul>
  11. 11. Government <ul><li>Croatia is a Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Before the Wars for their independence, they were a communist state </li></ul><ul><li>Their current president is Stjepan Mesic </li></ul>
  12. 12. Relationship with The US of A <ul><li>good friends since they began in ‘91 </li></ul><ul><li>good relationship is needed, because they are so small and weak </li></ul><ul><li>President Bush has made many trips to Croatia to speak about any problems Croatia may suffer from </li></ul>
  13. 13. Tourist Attractions? <ul><li>Archeological Museum in Zagreb </li></ul><ul><li>Arts, Crafts, Gardens, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Country’s best and most famous work…very expensive stuff…such as things worth more than your house!!! </li></ul>I know, boring right???
  14. 14. Franjo Tudman <ul><li>Tudman is the most important person in Croatia’s short history </li></ul><ul><li>First president of Croatia after defeating the Serbs </li></ul><ul><li>not all positive, as he was secretly an autocrat and behaved unorderly </li></ul>These war crimes were for the good of Croatia’s independence, otherwise Croatia would still be Yugoslavia right now
  15. 15. Sources <ul><li>www. croatianhistory.net/etf/gen.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://thenagain.info/WebChron/EastEurope/YugoBreakup.html </li></ul><ul><li>www.crw flags .com/FOTW/ FLAGS /hr-hist.html </li></ul><ul><li>https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/print/hr.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.jstor.org/pss/2857180 </li></ul><ul><li>www.mol.gov.hu/index.php?akt_menu=647 </li></ul><ul><li>www.onlinebizdirectory.com/ industrial/fashion_during_the_industrial_revolution.html </li></ul><ul><li>www.britannica.com/eb/article-223954/Croatia </li></ul><ul><li>mirror.veus.hr/myth/wwtwo.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nebraskastudies.org/1000/frameset_reset.html?http://www.nebraskastudies.org/1000/stories/1001_0140.html </li></ul><ul><li>www.vlada.hr./en </li></ul><ul><li>www.allacademic.com/meta/p111416_index.html </li></ul><ul><li>travel.nytimes.com/travel/guides/europe/croatia/ zagreb/attraction-detail.html?vid=1154654625383 </li></ul><ul><li>eep.sagepub.com/cgi/content/refs/20/4/729 </li></ul>
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