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KOSMAS is a scholarly journal focusing on Czech, Slovak, and Central European Studies.
Published by the Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences, Inc. Since 1982.

Electronic version is a free bonus available for download in the e-books section – Downloads.

Hard copies of the New Series (NS) can be ordered in the SVU BOOKSTORE.


Kosmas, known as Cosmas of Prague or Cosmas Decanus, was a priest, writer and historian born in a noble family in Bohemia (1045–1125). His Chronica Boemorum – Chronicle of the Czechs was the oldest Czech chronicle on the history of the Czechs.