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image of Devět květů pro solidaritu a mir [poster]

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Prague: Bicovska, 1987. Two-sided poster, 11.75x16.75 inches, small red stain in bottom of field on one side, "Nine flowers for solidarity and peace." One side depicts a painting of flowers; the other lists nine aspects of solidarity. Distributed by the Czech delegation at the World Congress of Women in Moscow.
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£55.42
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Ocelové město

by Verne, Jules

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Published
1954
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Prague: Mladá fronta, 1954. 107p., paperback, pages evenly toned, mild handling wear. Czech translation of The Begum's Fortune (Original French title: Les Cinq cents millions de la Bégum).
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image of Defence of Peace: The Supreme Effort.  Peace Lovin Forces: Experience, Achievements and Problems of Cooperation

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Prague: Peace and Socialism International Publishers, 1986. Paperback. 290p., wraps, 4.5x7.25 inches, spine lightly creased else very good condition.
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image of Our Course: Peace and Socialism. A Collection of Speeches by General Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee, L.I. Brezhnev (March 1971-December 1972)

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Moscow: Novosti Press Agency Publishing House, 1975. 328p., paperback, light handling wear, clean copy.
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image of MDZ 8.3 [Czechoslovakian poster for International Women's Day (Mezinárodní den žen)]

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[Prague-?]: Ministerstvo Kultury CSR, 1977. 16x22.5 inch poster, some minor spots of soil and edgewear. Text at bottom roughly translates: "In the name of life and a happy future for all children, we are voting for a new Stockholm call for disarmament and world peace.
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Chrám i Tvrz: kniha o ceštinĕ

by Eisner, Pavel

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Published
1946
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£73.89

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Prague: Jaroslav Podrouzek, 1946. 666p., cloth-covered boards, 7.5 x 10 inches, very good condition in a browned dj with a few small dampstains. Signed and inscribed by Eisner on the title page. Two clippings on Eisner from contemporary publications and one typewritten letter reacting to a review of the book in the magazine "Kulturní Politika" with Eisner's… Read more
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International Socialist Review [September 1973]

by Seigle, Larry and Les Evans, eds

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Published
1973
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New York: International Socialist Review Publishing Association, 1973. Magazine. One issue, 47p., 8.5x11 inches, staplebound wraps, edge worn wraps, front wrap with name of pervious owner penciled in on upper right of cover wrap, else in good condition. This issue tackles "The Guardian on Trotskyism", "Lessons of the Prague Spring", Trotsky's "Letter to Indochinese Oppositionists", "Nuclear Power Plants", "The… Read more
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Podorlicke Povesti

by Triska, Josef; illustrated by Richard Pesek

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Published
1992
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Usti nad Orlici, Czech Republic: Oftis, 1992. 79p., wraps, 5.75 x 8 inches, illus., lightly worn, old price sticker on rear wrap else good condition. Text in Czech. Collection of Czech folktales.
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Vojska generala Vlasova v Cechach: Kniha a nepochopeni a zrade

by Ausky, Stanislav A.

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Published
nd
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9780887810886
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£18.47

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Toronto: Sixty-Eight Publishers, nd. 288p., wraps, 4.25 x 7 inches, frontispiece portrait of Vlasov, ex-library with ownership stamps on front blank else very good condition. Text in Czech. On Andrey Andreyevich Vlasov, a Russian general who defected to Germany to form the colloborationist Russian Liberation Army (ROA). Ausky served under Vlasov in the ROA.
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Zlaty Vek Bulharskeho Pisemnictvi: vybor textu od X. do pocatku XV. stoleti

by Bechynova, Venceslava, Zoe Hauptova; Ivan Dujcev

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Published
1982
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Prague: Vysehrad, 1982. 439p. +[16]p. of plates, cloth-covered boards, 5.25 x 8 inches, very good condition in a worn dj. Text in Czech.
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[Three leaflets issued by "Sanity now"]

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Published
1968
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La Puente, CA: Sanity Now, 1968. Three single-sheet mimeographed items, two 8.5x11, the third 8.5x14 inches; horizontal fold creases for mailing, one has postal markings and stamp on rear. One sheet is labeled "Sanity Now" newsletter 16, a series that continued for more than a decade (this one is on the catastrophic Democratic convention in Chicago). One dated Sept.… Read more
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image of Communist espionage in the United States, testimony of Frantisek Tisler, former military and air attache, Czechoslovak embassy in Washington, D. C.

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Washington, D. C.: GPO, 1960. v, 1723-1732, i [text in toto about 10p.], plain printed self-wraps, very good condition. Tisler defected to the US in 1959.
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Magazin trnu. Leden 1929

by Ancík, Zdena, editor

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Published
1929
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Prague: Trn, 1929. 111p., paperback Czech humor journal bound in marbled boards; original front cover trimmed with some loss at edge, interior pages show no loss. Pages toned.
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News Service [two issues: 15 and 16/17]

by International Union of Students

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Published
1969
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Prague: IUS, 1969. Two issues of the staplebound digest-format publication, 15 pages each, evenly toned, otherwise very good. The IUS was a Prague-based organization representing students organizations from Socialist bloc and third world countries. These issues focus on treatment of student protesters in various countries, including the USA.
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Bratislava: Madach, 1989. 322 pages, very good hardcover in lightly worn dustjacket. On nationalities in Czechoslovakia; text in Hungarian.
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Czechoslovak Youth. (No. 2 for 1969)

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Published
1969
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Prague: International Commission, 1969. 16p., single issue of the magazine, 8.25x11.75 inches, very good. English-language magazine, typical of those published in various Communist countries during the period, but showing much more effort to be hip.
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image of Failing Another Generation: The Travesty of Roma Education in the Czech Republic

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New York: Open Society Justice Initiative, 2012. [32p.], slender paperback, 9x11.5 inches. On discrimination faced by Roma children in Czech schools. Illustrated with color portraits by photographer Stephanie Sinclair.
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General Milan Rastislav Stefanik 1880-1980; Historical Profile

by Roman, Stephen B., Milan S. Durica, et al.

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Published
1981
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New York: Slovak-American Cultural Center, 1981. Paperback. 98p., 6x9 inches, trade paperback, illus., lightest edgewear to covers, stamped "Duplicate Hoover Institution", but no other library markings, else very good. Commemorative profile of the Slovak national hero who died in 1919 in a crash landing in Slovakia upon his return from Italy. This volume was published upon the 100th anniversary… Read more
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image of The Legality of Mass Population Transfers: The German Experience 1945 - 48 offprint from East European Quarterly, Vol. XII, No. 1, 2 1978

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Göttingen: the author, 1978. Pamphlet. 23p. + 17p., 5.75x8.25 inches, stapled pamphlet, ex-library with library stamp on inside front wrap, light edge-wear and mildly sunned at spine, else very good. Offprint gathers together the two parts of the paper which originally appeared in the East European Quarterly. Covers the transfer and expulsion of ethnic and national minorities in the… Read more
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image of Soho Revue: kulturne, spolecensky, mesicnik; rocnik 4, #7, 1994

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Prague: Tiskna CTK, 1994. Magazine. 32p., 8.25x11.75 inches, text in Czech, illustrated with photos, some nude and seminude of young men, lightly-worn homophile magazine in stapled color pictorial wraps.
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