History of the Czech lands
The history of what are now known as the Czech lands (Czech: České země) is very diverse. These lands have changed hands many times, and have been known by a variety of different names. Up until t...
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Plzeň: capital of culture, birthplace of beer
The Czech city of Plzeň (or Pilsen) has always been famous for its beer. After all, when a particular brew is labelled a pils or pilsner, it’s simply a tip of the hat to the town where the modern vers...
Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor
Jesus Tot from the Oratorio Die Erlösung des menschlichen Geschlechts (Vienna 1679) by Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I (1640-1705). ShoShoni Arthur (soprano...
Silesia
Tourist advert of the Silesian Voivodship (also Silesia Province, Wojewodztwo Slaskie) located in Southern Poland. Silesian Voivodship is not only an indus...
Marie Antoinette
Marie Antoinette trailer.
Operation Anthropoid - Video
Operation Anthropoid, 27 may 1942, the Nazi leader Reinhard Heydrich is killed in Prague by czechoslovakian commandos inserted by plane from England. Selecti...
Marie Antoinette - The movie
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Samo
Samo founded the first recorded political union of Slavic tribes, known as Samo's empire (realm, kingdom, or tribal union), stretching from Silesia to present-day Slovenia, ruling from 623 until his d...
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Great Moravia
Great Moravia (Czech: Velká Morava, Slovak: Veľká Morava), also Moravia or Great Moravian Empire, was the first West Slavic state to emerge from "the most powerful tribal area in Central Europ...
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Duchy of Bohemia
The Duchy of Bohemia was formerly part of Great Moravia and became an independent principality in the 9th century. It became part of the Holy Roman Empire from the early 11th century. The Přemyslid dy...
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Kingdom of Bohemia
The Kingdom of Bohemia, sometimes also referred to as the Czech Kingdom (Czech: České království; German: Königreich Böhmen; Latin: Regnum Bohemiae), was a state located in the region of B...
Kingdom of Bohemia - Wikipedia
History of Czechoslovakia
With the collapse of the Habsburg monarchy at the end of World War I, the independent country of Czechoslovakia (Czech, Slovak: Československo) was formed as a result of the critical intervention of U...
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History of Czechoslovakia (1918-1938)

Following the Pittsburgh Agreement of May 1918, the Czechoslovak declaration of independence was published by the Czechoslovak National Council, signed by Masaryk, Štefánik and Beneš on October&#...
History of Czechoslovakia (1918-1938) - Wikipedia
German occupation of Czechoslovakia
The German occupation of Czechoslovakia (1938–1945) began with the Nazi annexation of Czechoslovakia's northern and western border regions, known collectively as the Sudetenland, under terms outlined ...
German occupation of Czechoslovakia - Wikipedia
Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia
The Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia (German: Protektorat Böhmen und Mähren; Czech: Protektorát Čechy a Morava) was the majority ethnic-Czech protectorate which Nazi Germany establ...
Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia - Wikipedia
History of Czechoslovakia (1945-1948)
During World War II, Czechoslovakia disappeared from the map of Europe. The re-emergence of Czechoslovakia as a sovereign state was not only the result of the policies of the victorious Weste...
History of Czechoslovakia (1945-1948) - Wikipedia
Beneš decrees
The Decrees of the President of the Republic (Czech: Dekrety presidenta republiky, Slovak: Dekréty prezidenta republiky) and Constitutional Decrees of the President of the Republic (Czech:...
Beneš decrees - Wikipedia
Expulsion of Germans from Czechoslovakia
The expulsion of Germans from Czechoslovakia after World War II was part of a series of evacuations and expulsions of Germans from Central and Eastern Europe during and after World War II.During the G...
Expulsion of Germans from Czechoslovakia - Wikipedia
Czechoslovak Socialist Republic
The Czechoslovak Socialist Republic (Czech/Slovak: Československá socialistická republika) was the official name of Czechoslovakia from 1960 until shortly after the Velvet Revolution in 1989....
History of Czechoslovakia (1989-1992)

Although in March 1987 Gustáv Husák nominally committed Czechoslovakia to follow the program of perestroika, he nevertheless cautioned the party in October 1987 not to "hasten solutions too quick...
History of Czechoslovakia (1989-1992) - Wikipedia
Dissolution of Czechoslovakia
The Dissolution of Czechoslovakia (Czech: Zánik Československa), (Slovak: Rozdelenie Česko-Slovenska)), which took effect on 1 January 1993, was an event that saw the self-determined split of ...
Wagenburg
A laager, (English: leaguer) also known as a wagon fort, is a mobile fortification made of wagons arranged into a rectangle, a circle or other shape and possibly joined with each other, an improvi...
Wagenburg - Wikipedia
Plzeň: capital of culture, birthplace of beer
The Czech city of Plzeň (or Pilsen) has always been famous for its beer. After all, when a particular brew is labelled a pils or pilsner, it’s simply a tip of the hat to the town where the modern vers...
General Land Centennial Exhibition (1891)
The General Land Centennial Exhibition was a World's fair held in 1891 in Prague, then in the Austria–Hungarian Empire.Many buildings were erected for this exposition, including the Průmyslový palace ...
General Land Centennial Exhibition (1891) - Wikipedia
Journey from Bohemia to the Holy Land, by way of Venice and the Sea
Journey from Bohemia to the Holy Land, by way of Venice and the Sea is a travel book written by Kryštof Harant, a Bohemian nobleman and published in 1608. The complete title transliterated into modern...