BOOKS IN CZECH ONLY

The Holocaust

Unique book in Czech and English language version, 1nd editon Computer Press (2006), 2nd edition Mladá Fronta (2018). It maps the persecution and extermination of European Jews by Nazi regime. The book won multiple awards and was published in English.          ...

The Birth of the Czechoslovak Republic: The National Revolution of 1918

An attractively designed book on the events surrounding the establishment of Czechoslovakia in 1918. Euromedia (2018).   

The Year 1968 in Czechoslovakia

An extensive, well-designed book charting the dramatic events that occurred in Czechoslovakia in 1968. It explores the attempt to reform the Communist regime from within and deals with the Soviet military intervention. Reprinted several times. In collaboration with Czech Broadcasting. Vyšehrad...

Zikmund and Hanzelka: Around the World in a Tatra Car

An extensive publication on the life and travels of Miroslav Zikmund and Jiří Hanzelka, a famous duo of Czech adventurers. Illustrated with a host of photographs.Albatros Media (2016).   

T. G. Masaryk: Thinker and President

This book provides a cross-sectional thematic examination of the founder and first president of the Czechoslovak state. Containing a wealth of photographs and documents. Albatros Media (2017).     

The Czechoslovak Legion in Russia

An extensive publication charting the history of Czechoslovak military units in Russia and Siberia between 1914 and 1920. Albatros Media (2018).   

The German Occupation of the Czech Lands

Following on from The Czechoslovak Resistance during the Second World War, this book provides a clear overview of the German occupation of the Czech lands with focus on its policies and future plans between 1938 and 1945. It includes a large amount of unique photographs. Mladá Fronta...

The Wehrmacht: A German Soldier’s Service

A recently published book that provides a unique and comprehensive overview of the history, structure and everyday life of German soldiers between 1935 and 1945. Nearly all of the photographs in the book appear in print for the first time. It takes a cross-sectional look at all the main types of...

Václav Havel 1936-2011

Conceived as a 'museum in a book', this publication focuses on the former Czech statesman and writer Václav Havel. This unique, well-designed book won a prestigious award and became a Czech bestseller. Albatros Media (2012).    

Guidebook to the Czech History of the 20th-Century

A clear, readable account of the history of the Czech lands in the 20th century, offering comprehensive and contextualized insights. This book won a prestigious award in the Czech Republic. It is used as educational material in Czech high schools. 320 pages, 250 pictures. CLIO Publishing (2012, 2nd...

Czechs in the Wehrmacht

An engagingly compiled collection of authentic personal accounts by Czechs who were forced to serve in the Germany army during the Second World War. This book aroused a great response from the general public and historians alike. Three editions printed since 2005. 1nd edition Vyšehrad (2005), 2nd...

The Czechoslovak Foreign Resistance during the Second World War in the West

An extensive publication on the history of the Czechoslovak resistance movement (particularly the Czechoslovak Foreign Army) in France, the UK and North Africa during the Second World War. Albatros Media (2012).  

The assassination of Heydrich

An extensive, well-designed book that focuses on the planning, carrying out and consequences of the assassination of the high-ranking Nazi official Reinhard Heydrich  by Czechoslovak commandos in May 1942. Reprinted several times. B4U Publishing (2008), 2nd edition Albatros Media...

The Czechs at Tobruk

A collection of  authentic personal accounts by Czechs who volunteered to take part in the defence of the North African city of Tobruk alongside the allies in 1941. Vyšehrad (2008), 2nd edition Auditorium (2013).  

The Velvet Revolution: A Chronicle of the Fall of Communism in 1989

Conceived as a 'museum in a book', this publication charts the social changes that occurred in Czechoslovakia in 1989. It is exclusively designed with a host of photographs and pull-out items. In media collaboration with Czech Televison. Computer Press (2009).   

The Fateful Eights in Czech History

One of František Emmert’s bestsellers (nearly 10,000 copies sold). An extensive book published in association with Czech Television, it explores the fateful events of Czechoslovak history that occurred in the years 1918, 1938, 1948 and 1968.  'Museum-in-a-book' format with pull-out items. It...

1918: The Creation of the Czechoslovak Republic

Conceived as a 'museum in a book', this publication charts the circumstances surrounding the establishment of Czechoslovakia as a new state in 1918. Computer Press (2008).     

Czechs and Slovaks: The Second World War

Conceived as a 'museum in a book', this extensive publication provides a clear and attractive overview of the history of the Czech lands and Slovakia between 1938 and 1945. Also published in Slovak. This book received a prestigious book fair award in the Czech Republic. Computer Press (2007). 

The Eastern Front

An extensive publication that provides a clear overview of the battles that took place on the Eastern Front between 1941 and 1945. It includes a large amount of previously unpublished photographs and documents. CPress (2013).   

Mobilization in 1938: We Wanted to Defend Ourselves!

A unique publication that describes the mobilization of the Czechoslovak army against Nazi Germany, as well as other dramatic events that occurred in Czechoslovakia in the year 1938. This book won a prestigious award in the Czech Republic. CLIO (2015).   

Czechoslovak Legionaries during the First World War

A well-designed publication on the history of the Czechoslovak volunteer armed forces who fought together with the Entente Powers in France, Italy and Russia during the First World War. Mladá Fronta (2014).   

The Czechoslovak Resistance during the Second World War

An extensive publication that comprehensively charts the history of the anti-Nazi resistance of Czechoslovak citizens, politicians and soldiers during the Second World War at home and abroad. Mladá Fronta (2015).