New Series Vol. 1 #1 – Spring 2018

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Contents Teaser

Articles:

“Two Progenitors of Masaryk’s Philosophy: Friedrich A. Lange and Henry G. Lewes,” by Zdenĕk V. David

“Remembering the Czech Legion and the 1917 Battle of Zborov in the Poetry of Rudolf Medek Set to Music,” by James W. Peterson and William J. Peterson

“What the Western Portion of Northwest Florida Knew about the Birth of Czechoslovakia in 1918: A Case Study of Information Accessibility in Small-town and Rural America,” by Daniel E. Miller

“Presidential Succession and the Republican Party in the Czechoslovak First Republic: The Election of Edvard Beneš as Czechoslovak President in 1935,” by Jaroslav Rokoský

Memoir:

“Memoir: Part I: From Arrest to Pre-Trial Detention (1940-1942),” by Martin Hrabik (translated and edited by Mary Hrabik Samal)

Reference Materials:

“Notable Czech-American Women in Higher Professions,” by Miloslav Rechcigl, Jr.

Essay:

“Operation Anthropoid: The Proof of Czech National Heroism?,” by Kateřina Králová

Book reviews:

Evelyn Funda. Weeds, A Farm Daughter’s Lament. By Mila Šašková-Pierce

Richard Askwith. The Rise and Fall of Emil Zátopek Olympic Legend: Today We Die A Little. By Tracy Anne Burns

Jan Rychlík, Lukáš Holeček and Michal Pehr eds., Agrarismus ve střední a východní Evropĕ: 19. a 20. století. (Agrarianism in Central and Eastern Europe: Nineteenth and Twentieth Century). By Mary Hrabík Šámal

Miroslav Vaněk and Pavel Mücke. Velvet Revolutions: An Oral History of Czech Society. By David Aitken