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Behind the Iron Curtain (2)
Behind the Iron Curtain (2)

Contributor(s): Author Not Specified (Editor)
Subject(s): Language studies, Law, Constitution, Jurisprudence, Fine Arts / Performing Arts, Cultural history, Media studies, Communication studies, Military history, Recent History (1900 till today), Government/Political systems, International relations/trade, Security and defense, Studies in violence and power, History of Communism, Fascism, Nazism and WW II
Published by: Ústav pro studium totalitních režimů
Keywords: Czechoslovakia; communist regime; concentration camps; art; music; media; radio; RFP; Charter 77; CSSR–Occupiers; security service; security; Allen Ginsberg; Reinhard Heydrich; Miroslav Kvítek; Jiří Bezděk; Harry Feinberg; Harry Jacobs; Martin Wenick;
Summary/Abstract: This magazine is the English version of selected articles published in the pages of the review Paměť a dějiny (Memory and History), which is issued by the Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes.This magazine is the English version of selected articles published in the pages of the review Paměť a dějiny (Memory and History) ISSN 1802-8241, which is issued by the Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes. The original version of the journal Paměť a dějiny (Memory and History) is the part of CEEOL also.

  • E-ISBN-13: 978-80-87211-71-7
  • Print-ISBN-13: 978-80-87211-71-7
  • Page Count: 192
  • Publication Year: 2012
  • Language: English
Editorial

Editorial
(Editorial)

The SOE and Preparations for the Assassination of Reinhard Heydrich

The SOE and Preparations for the Assassination of Reinhard Heydrich
(The SOE and Preparations for the Assassination of Reinhard Heydrich)

CSSR–Occupiers 4:3 - An analysis of one March night

CSSR–Occupiers 4:3 - An analysis of one March night
(CSSR–Occupiers 4:3 - An analysis of one March night)

The Deportation of the King of May - Allen Ginsberg and the State Security

The Deportation of the King of May - Allen Ginsberg and the State Security
(The Deportation of the King of May - Allen Ginsberg and the State Security)

In the Beginning Was the Word Were Hells Devils

In the Beginning Was the Word Were Hells Devils
(In the Beginning Was the Word Were Hells Devils)

Operation “Tomis III” and Ideological Diversion - Václav Havel in the documents of the State Security, 1965–1968

Operation “Tomis III” and Ideological Diversion - Václav Havel in the documents of the State Security, 1965–1968
(Operation “Tomis III” and Ideological Diversion - Václav Havel in the documents of the State Security, 1965–1968)

From Utah Beach to Strakonice - An interview with Harry Feinberg and Harry Jacobs on the Advantages of knowing Yiddish, the liberation of Europe, the fear of death, and why they fought in the War.

From Utah Beach to Strakonice - An interview with Harry Feinberg and Harry Jacobs on the Advantages of knowing Yiddish, the liberation of Europe, the fear of death, and why they fought in the War.
(From Utah Beach to Strakonice - An interview with Harry Feinberg and Harry Jacobs on the Advantages of knowing Yiddish, the liberation of Europe, the fear of death, and why they fought in the War.)

I Really Wasn’t a Spy - An interview with Martin Wenick about Prague under socialism, ostentatious picnics, James Bond, and Czech snooping

I Really Wasn’t a Spy - An interview with Martin Wenick about Prague under socialism, ostentatious picnics, James Bond, and Czech snooping
(I Really Wasn’t a Spy - An interview with Martin Wenick about Prague under socialism, ostentatious picnics, James Bond, and Czech snooping)

Violence Doesn’t Affect the Spirit

Violence Doesn’t Affect the Spirit
(Violence Doesn’t Affect the Spirit)

When You Understand, Your Fate Will Not Be So Painful - The story of Jiří Bezděk

When You Understand, Your Fate Will Not Be So Painful - The story of Jiří Bezděk
(When You Understand, Your Fate Will Not Be So Painful - The story of Jiří Bezděk)

Thirty Years in the French Foreign Legion - The crossroads in the life of Pavel Knihař, Commander of the Legion of Honour

Thirty Years in the French Foreign Legion - The crossroads in the life of Pavel Knihař, Commander of the Legion of Honour
(Thirty Years in the French Foreign Legion - The crossroads in the life of Pavel Knihař, Commander of the Legion of Honour)

The Rise and Fall of Miroslav Kvítek - The Family Drama of a Communist Stalwart

The Rise and Fall of Miroslav Kvítek - The Family Drama of a Communist Stalwart
(The Rise and Fall of Miroslav Kvítek - The Family Drama of a Communist Stalwart)

The Subject of Operation BUDHA – Charter 77 Signatory Zdeněk Kvítek

The Subject of Operation BUDHA – Charter 77 Signatory Zdeněk Kvítek
(The Subject of Operation BUDHA – Charter 77 Signatory Zdeněk Kvítek)

Military Intelligence from Libya and Terrorism - The “Oil” residency in the materials of the Main Military Counterintelligence Directorate

Military Intelligence from Libya and Terrorism - The “Oil” residency in the materials of the Main Military Counterintelligence Directorate
(Military Intelligence from Libya and Terrorism - The “Oil” residency in the materials of the Main Military Counterintelligence Directorate)

Radio Free Europe through the eyes of the State Security Service - Photographs in the dossiers on subjects of interest kept by the Communist intelligence

Radio Free Europe through the eyes of the State Security Service - Photographs in the dossiers on subjects of interest kept by the Communist intelligence
(Radio Free Europe through the eyes of the State Security Service - Photographs in the dossiers on subjects of interest kept by the Communist intelligence)

We Serve Our Nation...

We Serve Our Nation...
(We Serve Our Nation...)

Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes

Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes
(Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes)