What is Czechoslovakia known for?

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London title Five things you didnt know about Stanislas Wawrinka first Neil last Harman date 29 June 2009 accessdate 24 May 2010 The B-side "Zítra Bude Krásný Den" is a version of the song translated into Czech. Both versions of the song feature lead vocals by Kateřina Winterová of Ecstasy of Saint Theresa (Ecstasy of Saint Theresa (band)). Whilst the original plan had been to teach original vocalist, Hamilton, the Czech lyrics it was thought to be easier to recruit someone else. The song deals with the assassination (Operation Anthropoid) of Reinhard Heydrich by two Czechoslovak (Czechoslovakia) agents during World War II. To celebrate the entry of Czech Republic into the European Union it was decided to put out this release as a limited edition of 1,942 copies (the year the operation took place). The two bands also played special shows at Prague's club Roxy and London's Cargo club, and BSP gained a sponsorship deal with Budvar beer.

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gradually. Local branches throughout Slovakia were primarily engaged in public education and cultural activities. The Matica also played a significant role in the development of amateur theatre. The Matica founded and operated one of the largest and most significant publishing houses in Slovakia, Neografia, which published scholarly journals, public education literature, classic and contemporary Slovak authors, translations of world literature, and especially supported and enhanced the publishing of literature for children and young people. The Matica established a unique collection of prints, manuscripts and pictures related to the development of Slovak national culture, which became the basis of the Slovak National Library. It also established several research sections (for history, literature, history, linguistics, ethnography, philosophy, sociology, psychology etc.), which publish series of books, journals etc.. Before the establishment of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, the Matica was also the regulator of the Slovak language. The '''Čezeta''' was a motor scooter manufactured from 1957 to 1964 in what was then Czechoslovakia, (now the Czech Republic), by the Česká Zbrojovka Strakonice (ČZ) company, which manufactured motorcycles from 1935 to 1997. '''Jawa''' is a motorcycle manufacturer in the Czech republic, formerly Czechoslovakia. The name was created after its founder, Frantisek Janecek, bought the motorcycle division of Wanderer (Wanderer (car)) in 1929 (for their new 500 cc motorcycle engine), by concatenating the first letters of '''Ja'''neček and '''Wa'''nderer. The company is still active today.

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was the driving force behind the Czechs' run to the final. He continued to be a regular in midfield and captained the Czech Republic from 2000 onwards. He initially retired from the national team in 2004 following the semifinal defeat to Greece (Greek national football team) at the Euro 2004

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in Czechoslovakia After arriving in Czechoslovakia in early 1920, Gajda was given a pension and the rank of General, but was not assigned a command. In November 1920 he was sent to study military theory at the ''École supérieure de guerre'' in France. He also studied agriculture at the ''Institute technique de practique agricole''. 1928-1939 Straż Graniczna was founded in 1928. During the times of the Second Polish Republic, it was responsible for northern, western and southern border of Poland (with Germany, Free City of Gdańsk, sea border, Czechoslovakia and Romania). Eastern border, often raided by military bands supported by Soviet Union was under the jurisdiction of a separate, military formation (Border Defence Corps, ''Korpus Ochrony Pogranicza'' - KOP). Plot summary A secret meeting is held in order to determine the method by which the Nazi government (Nazi Germany) is to implement Adolf Hitler's policy — that the German (Germany) sphere of influence should be free of Jews, including those in the occupied terrorities of Poland, Latvia, Estonia, Czechoslovakia and France. As the film opens, various officials from different German agencies arrive and mingle at a lakeside villa in Wannsee, where SS-Obersturmbannführer (Lieutenant Colonel) Adolf Eichmann, SS Officer for Jewish Affairs, has meticulously planned the meeting. Among those present: * '''Wilhelm Stuckart''', a lawyer representing the Interior Ministry and co-author of the anti-semitic Nuremberg laws Václav Havel Last President of Czechoslovakia and first President of the Czech Republic - Piłsudski next contemplated a federation or alliance with the Baltic (Baltic states) and Balkan states. This plan envisioned a Central European union including Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Scandinavia, the Baltic states, Italy, Romania, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia and Greece — thus stretching not only west-east from the Baltic (Baltic Sea) to the Black Sea, but north-south from the Arctic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea. This project also failed: Poland was distrusted by Czechoslovakia and Lithuania; and while it had relatively good relations with the other countries, they had tensions with their neighbors, making it virtually impossible to create in Central Europe a large block of countries that all had good relations with each other. In the end, in place of a large federation, only a Polish-Romanian alliance was established, beginning in 1921. Hugh Ragsdale, ''The Soviets, the Munich Crisis, and the Coming of World War II'', Cambridge University Press, Cambridge ISBN 0-521-83030-3 As Germany annexed Austria and moved against Czechoslovakia, Italy saw itself becoming a second-rate member of the Axis. The imminent birth of an Albanian royal child meanwhile threatened to give King Zog a lasting dynasty. After Hitler invaded Czechoslovakia (March 15, 1939) without notifying Mussolini in advance, the Italian dictator decided to proceed with his own annexation of Albania. Italy's King Victor Emmanuel III criticized the plan to take Albania as an unnecessary risk. On April 7, 1939 Italy invaded Albania (Italian invasion of Albania), in a short campaign the country was occupied and joined Italy in personal union. In 1944, upon completing his final year at Bard, Hecht was drafted into the 97th Infantry Division (97th Infantry Division (United States)) and was sent to the battlefields in Europe (European Theatre of World War II). He saw a great deal of combat in Germany, France, and Czechoslovakia. However, his most significant experience occurred on April 23, 1945. On this day Hecht's division helped liberate Flossenbürg concentration camp. Hecht was ordered to interview French prisoners in the hope of gathering evidence on the camp's commanders. Years later, Hecht said of this experience, The place, the suffering, the prisoners' accounts were beyond comprehension. For years after I would wake shrieking. '''Nicholas Goldschmidt''',

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department stores in Eastern Europe, including 13 in the former Czechoslovakia that were bought from the former Czechoslovak government. One of those stores was the old MAJ department store on Národní Třída in Prague. Many of these outlets were quite profitable, with the Bratislava location setting a single store sales record for the company. But Kmart's larger troubles in the United States caught up with its European operations later in the decade. In March 1996, The Kmart

free history

?url http: levan_urushadze_98 DRG.doc&date 2009-10-25+02:13:35 In 1966, the ''Daily Worker'' was re-launched as ''The Morning Star'' http: index2.php free history Morning Star History - French had been among those who had campaigned against this change. The CPGB leadership's decision to support the Dubček (Alexander Dubček) leadership in Czechoslovakia and oppose the Soviet-led Warsaw

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(behind race winner, Czechoslovakian teammate Jarmila Kratochvílová, number 2 in both categories). http: statistics toplists inout o age n season 0 sex W all y legal A disc 400 detail.html She also won the 1984 European Indoor Championships. She also holds the world best (List of world records in athletics#Best performances in non-IAAF World Record events) for the unofficial distance of 500 metres. As Czechoslovakians began to take revenge against

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resulted. The '''Aero A.101''' was a biplane light bomber and reconnaissance aircraft built in Czechoslovakia during the 1930s. It was an attempt to improve the Aero A.100 by enlarging it and fitting it with a more powerful engine. However, even with 33% more power, performance was actually inferior, and the Czech Air Force was not interested in the type. Production did result, however, when 50 were ordered by Spanish Republican forces for use in the Spanish


in Czechoslovakia After arriving in Czechoslovakia in early 1920, Gajda was given a pension and the rank of General, but was not assigned a command. In November 1920 he was sent to study military theory at the ''École supérieure de guerre'' in France. He also studied agriculture at the ''Institute technique de practique agricole''. 1928-1939 Straż Graniczna was founded in 1928. During the times of the Second Polish Republic, it was responsible for northern, western and southern

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Czechoslovakia since the Prague spring). This was probably Zappa's last rock appearance on stage and it is recorded on the album ''Adieu C. A.'' (Soviet Army). *1945 – World War II: On the first day of the bombing of Dresden (Bombing of Dresden in World War II), the United Kingdom British


'''Czechoslovakia''' (or '''Czecho-Slovakia'''; ) was a sovereign state in Central Europe that existed from October 1918, when it declared its independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire (Austria-Hungary), until its peaceful dissolution (Dissolution of Czechoslovakia) into the Czech Republic and Slovakia on 1 January 1993.

From 1939 to 1945, following its forced division and partial incorporation into Nazi Germany, the state did not ''de facto'' exist but its government-in-exile (Czechoslovak government-in-exile) continued to operate. On 29 June 1945, a treaty was signed between Czechoslovakia and the Soviet Union, ceding Carpatho-Ukraine to the USSR (Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic).

From 1948 to 1990 Czechoslovakia was part of the communist Warsaw Pact and had a command or planned economy (command economy). A period of political liberalization in 1968, known as the Prague Spring, was forcibly ended when several other Warsaw Pact countries invaded (Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia). In 1989, as communism was ending all over Europe, Czechoslovakians peacefully deposed their government in the Velvet Revolution; socialist price controls were removed after a period of preparation. A few years afterwards, in 1993 the country was separated into two sovereign states, again peacefully.

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