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Saint Wenceslas in the history and the traditions of the Czechoslovak people

Karel Stloukal

Saint Wenceslas in the history and the traditions of the Czechoslovak people

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Published by [National democrat political club] in Prague .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wenceslas, Duke of Bohemia, ca. 907-929.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: Charles Stloukal.

    Statementbeing an abridgement of a work published in Czech on the occasion of the millenary.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4700.W4 S7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 7-16 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6737909M
    LC Control Number30002154
    OCLC/WorldCa14956581

    Established: Membership: Annual dues: $15 income over $25,; $10 income under $25,; $8 retired; $5 student. Statement of Purpose: To express interest in the history of Czechoslovakia, its predecessor and successor states, and all its peoples within and without its historical encourage scholarly study of Czechoslovak history and related fields .


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