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Biography Subject Headings
Former Yugoslavia

With Yugoslavia, many of the difficulties encountered with biographies from the former Soviet Union and Czechoslovakia are avoided because Yugoslavia still exists as a geographic area. Therefore, all previous headings remain valid.
The only changes are in indirect subdivision
[see Guidelines for Yugoslavia and the Former Yugoslav Republics]

Examples

Former practice:
Djilas, Milovan, 1911-
Statesmen--Yugoslavia--Biography.
Dissenters--Yugoslavia--Biography.
Present practice:
No change.
Former practice:
Tito, Josip Broz, 1892-1980.
Presidents--Yugoslavia--Biography.
Present practice:
No change.
Former practice:
Milosevic, Slobodan, 1941-
Heads of state--Yugoslavia--Biography.
Present practice:
No change.
Former practice:
Veselica, Marko.
Politicians--Yugoslavia--Croatia--Biography.
Present practice:
Veselica, Marko.
Politicians--Croatia--Biography.

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