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Prague - The City and its River in stock

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The appearance, character, and life in Prague has been from the beginning heavily influenced by Vlatava, river, whose flow has prepared the relief of the landscape for the settlement of the Prague basin and to later form a city, which grew into a metropolis.
Karolinum, Prague 2017, 200 x 260 mm, 200 pages, English, ISBN 978-80-246-3292-6

Trial by Theatre in stock

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The motto Národ sobě – “From the Nation to Itself” – inscribed over the proscenium arch of Prague’s National Theatre symbolizes the importance theatre holds for the Czechs.
Karolinum, Praha 2019, 320 str., 170 x 240 mm, ISBN 978-80-246-3953-6

A Czech Dreambook in stock

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It’s 1979 in Czechoslovakia, ten years into the crushing restoration of repressive communism known as normalization, and Ludvík Vaculík has writer’s block. On the advice of a friend, Vaculík begins to keep a diary: "a book about things, people and events.”
Karolinum, Prague 2019, 576 pages, 160 x 210 mm, ISBN 978-80-246-3852-2

A Typology of Conservation-Restoration in stock

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Efforts to move from the renovation of historic buildings to their conservation-restoration stem from a desire to see greater sensitivity applied in the care of historic monuments. This volume presents a selection of projects planned and executed by the architectural studio of Girsa and Hanzl.
Czech Technical University in Prague, Prague 2011, 157 pages, 235 x 280 mm, ISBN 978-80-0104-71-2

Adaptability as a Consequence of Ethnomobility in stock

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In the contemporary world, we can observe a mutual infiltration of cultures due to constant and intensive ethnomobility. There is not just a one-way adoption of cultural codes, as all interest parties are affected by multi-level cultural contacts.
National Museum, Prague 2012, 175 x 250 mm, 135 pages, ISBN 978-80-7036-368-3

African Performances in stock

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Mgr. Jana Jiroušková, PhD. is a historian and afrikanist. From 1990 to 1996 she studied at the Faculty of Arts of Charles University Department of History and in the years 1992 to 1998, afrikanistics and the Faculty of Arts.
National Museum, Prague 2016, 205 x 240 mm, 151 pages, ISBN 978-80-7036-506-9

Atlas of Egyptian Mummies in the Czech Collections I: Complete Adult Human Mummies in stock

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The present publication is the first one from the series Atlas of Egyptian Mummies in the Czech Collections, and brings the results of investigation of complete adult human mummies. An overview of coffins for adults, whether associated with any of the mummies or not, is also included.
National Museum, Prague 2016, 215 x 285 mm, 183 pages, ISBN 978-80-7036-514-4

Biedermeier: Art and Culture in the Bohemian Lands 1814 - 1848 in stock

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Czech and Moravian art of the first half of the nineteenth century reflects a distinctive artistic as well as ideological trend – Biedermeier. Although the Czech Biedermeier has been successfully presented abroad, no such show has yet taken place on home ground.
Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague and Gallery s.r.o., Prague 2014, 240 x 280 mm, 528 pages, 843, ISBN 978-80-7101-091-3

Castles of Hope in stock

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The life fates of the people who, during their childhood, experienced the Nazi extermination of the Jews, escaped the planned destruction and got into the castle sanatoriums of the Christian humanist Přemysl Pitter, written by Pavel Kohn and was first published in Czech in 2000.
L. Marek Publishing House, Prague 2018, 326 pages., 150 × 210 mm, ISBN 978-80-87127-91-9

Catalogue of Icons in stock

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Catalogue of Icons from the Collection of the formel N. P. Kondakov Institute in Prague.
Artefactum, Prague 1998, 160 x 235 mm, 216 pages, ISBN 80-902279-6-1

Conditions of Fieldwork in stock

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The objective of the book is the exploration of a diversity of conditions of fieldwork in non-European locations.
National Museum, Prague 2016, 205 x 245 mm, 112 pages, ISBN 978-80-7036-511-3

Dictionary of Judaica in stock

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Jewish Museum in Prague, Prague 2015, 170 x 205 mm, 144 pages, ISBN 80-86889-21-1

Estetika / The Central European Journal of Aesthetics, 2017/2 in stock

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Ústav dějin umění Akademie věd ČR, Praha 2017, 23 x 15,5 cm, 178 str., anglicky

Everyday Spooks in stock

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One of the most successful Czech prose books of the 60s, Everyday Spooks by Karel Michal has become famous by original satire aimed at everyday reality in the communist Czechoslovakia of the 50s and 60s.
Karolinum, Prague 2008, 150 x 210 mm, 226 str., ISBN 978-80-246-1494-6

FA ČVUT 1976 - 2016 in stock

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Published at the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the renewal of the separate Faculty of Architecture ČVUT. Publication presents the history of the university, the development of architecture education and chosen works of graduates and pedagogues and reminisce about important personalities of the faculty.
Faculty of Architecture of the Czech Technical University in Prague, 2016, 170 x 240 mm, 330 pages, ISBN 978-80-01-06031-5

Franz Kafka: A Man of His Time and Our Own in stock

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This lavish book about the most famous native of Prague Franz Kafka is intended for everyone who wishes to learn more about his life and work, and his world.
Práh, Prague 2017, 195 x 235 mm, 104 pages, English, ISBN: 978-80-7252-676-5

Great Stories in Czech History in stock

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A well-known Czech historian have chosen and engagingly written fifteen of the most interesting stories of the Czech history, from the oldest times until today.
Práh, Prague 2010, 205 x 142 mm, 142 pages, ISBN 978-80-7252-111-X

Humans of Prague in stock

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Almost every day the photographer Tomáš Princ walks the streets of Prague and asks people he doesn‘t know: “Can I take your photograph?” This book presents the most interesting stories from his popular blog Humans of Prague from the past five years.
Labyrint, Prague 2017, 370 pages, 185 × 245 mm, Czech and English editions available, ISBN 978-80-87260-86-9

Local Strategies – International Ambitions in stock

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Proceedings from the International Conference of the Institute of Art History of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic in Prague and New York University in Prague from 2003.
Artefactum, Prague 2006, 220 x 300 mm, 243 pages, ISBN 80-86890-08-2

Logic of Space. Architect Robert Konieczny.KWK Promes in stock

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This catalogue has been published to accompany exhibition the Logic of Space | Architect Robert Konieczny | KWK Promes in Dům umění 4. 12. 2009 – 7. 2. 2010.
SPOK - Spolek pro ostravskou kulturu, Ostrava 2009, 210 x 230 mm, 60 pages, ISBN 978-80-904096-5-1