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Historik v měnícím se světě

Historik v měnícím se světě

Polišenský, Josef

subjects: biographies and memoirs

paperback, 352 pp., 1. edition
published: july 2001
ISBN: 80-246-0317-9
recommended price: 205 czk

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Memoires by an important historien of the Czech and world history Prof. Josef Polišenský (1915-2001). The author describes his personal and professional stories and events during the changes of the 20st century. Josef Polišenský depicts organization and phases of the studium in the thirties, his activities at the universities in Prague and Olomouc, as well as his enormously impressive scientific activity in the second half of his century. The book can be describes as an fascinating look back at he life of an Czech intellectual, who tried always to be "a solide historien, socialist, good Czech as well as internationalist".