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Memoir highlights Czech & Slovak Easter traditions

Easter evokes memories

By Emma Palova

EW Emma’s Writings

In my memoir “Greenwich Meridian,” I write about Czech and Slovak traditions that I have witnessed while living in Czechoslovakia with a touch of nostalgia. 564 more words

Love Makes the World go Round

What young woman doesn’t dream of finding true love? Julia dared to dream.

In this town, lived a baker’s boy who played the violin as if it were an extension of his soul. 856 more words


Lessons from History- The Munich Pact

Nazi Germany in the autumn of 1938 was not strong enough to fight a European war let alone win it on military strength. But Hitler maneuvered France and Great Britain into giving in at a cost neither France nor England would have anticipated. 1,078 more words

Benny Thomas

Zito's Header 1962 World Cup Final

Brazilian player Zito scores on a header in Brazil’s 3-1 victory over Czechoslovakia in the 1962 World Cup Final. Concept art for World Cup pitch. Digital.

Magyar-British Relations in the Era of the Two World Wars, 1914-44: Documentary Appendix, Part One - Between the Wars, 1919-39.

Magyar-British Relations in the Era of the Two World Wars, 1914-44

Extracts from Domokos Szent-Iványi’s book, edited by Gyula Kodolányi and Nora Szeklér (2013), 2,410 more words

Iron Curtain: Anne Applebaum

My serious reading project needs a brief interlude because Anne Applebaum’s superb Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe contains so much detailed research, and so many accounts of tragic events that I do need a breather. 497 more words

Book Awards

` German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble's ` Remarks have Caused Moscow to Protest over Inaccuracies '

#AceWorldNews – MOSCOW- April 03 – Moscow voiced protest over the German finance minister’s remarks that drew parallels between Crimea’s reunification with Russia and Hitler’s policy(Tass). 83 more words

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