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February 1948 in Czechoslovakia

Miroslav BoucМЊek

February 1948 in Czechoslovakia

by Miroslav BoucМЊek

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Published by Orbis Press Agency in Prague .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Czechoslovakia -- History -- Coup d"état, 1948.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMiroslav Boucek, Miloslav Klimes.
    ContributionsKlimeš, Miloslav.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDB2222
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120p. :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19219815M

    February The Communist Party seizes control of Czechoslovakia, a day celebrated by that regime as "Victorious February" until November February Riots take place in Accra, capital of the British colony of Gold Coast, when a peaceful protest march by ex-servicemen was broken up by police, leaving several members of the group dead.   Summary of events in Czechoslovakia from MACROHISTORY. Feb 8 – The Czechoslovakian Communist party, in cooperation with the General Confederation of Labor and left-wing Social Democrats, is preparing measures to nationalize apartment houses, office buildings and department stores.. Feb 13 – Czechoslovakia’s parliament passes a resolution demanding a report .

    Historians have noted that the Communist Party in Czechoslovakia suffered a great transformation, from the most moderate of all European communist parties to the most rigid one. After February , the Czechoslovak communists became known for a combination of repression, rigidity, . Although the USSR was consolidating power in Eastern Europe in , Czechoslovakia was moving towards the Marshall Plan. In February , Soviet pressure on the Czech government forced 12 non-communist members to resign, put a Communist-led party in power, and was responsible for the death of a Czech Foreign Minister two weeks later.

      Her father, Josef Korbel, was a Czech diplomat and democrat who fled to Great Britain with his family following the Nazi invasion of Czechoslovakia in , and again in , following a. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gottwald, Klement, Klement Gottwald and February Prague: Orbis,


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Bouček, M. and Klimeš, M., Dramatické dny února [The Dramatic Days of February ] (Prague, ). Google Scholar Bouček, M., Klimeš, M. and Vartíková, M., Program revoluce [The Programme of Revolution] (Prague, ).Cited by: 1. New Research on February in Czechoslovakia.

Well written, revisionist, and accessible, this groundbreaking book should become the standard history of Czechoslovakia for years to : Martin Myant.

The short march: the Communist takeover in Czechoslovakia,VolumePart 2 The Short March: The Communist Takeover in Czechoslovakia,Karel Kaplan Author. Beneš was elected president.

Soviet pressure prevented Czechoslovakia from accepting Marshall Plan aid (June, ). The Communist Era During the summer ofthe Communists began a campaign of political agitation and intrigue that gave them complete control of the government in Feb., the Communist Takeover of Czechoslovakia.

Over one hundred historians from a dozen countries met in Prague from February 19th to 21st to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Communist takeover of Czechoslovakia. The attendant conference, entitled "The Czechoslovak February Preconditions and Repercussions.

The Czechoslovak coup d'état – in the Communist era known as "Victorious February" – was an event in late February in which the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia, with Soviet backing, assumed undisputed control over the government of Czechoslovakia, marking the onset of four decades of February 1948 in Czechoslovakia book rule in the country.

The coup's significance extended well beyond the state's boundaries. Daily Summary, 24 February Czechoslovakia: Estimate of Political Crisis   In FebruaryCzechoslovakia was preparing for parliamentary elections and was ruled by a coalition of four parties: the Social Democrats, the People’s Party, the Democratic Party, and the Communists, who started “fearing the rise of the socialist vote that could bring a decline in their own influence”, as Davies noted.

Historian: AfterCzechoslovakia was paralysed with fear On Febru Czechs and Slovaks mark 70 years since the rise of Communism in their common state. Historian Jan Pešek talks about the coup and its aftermath. Demonstration in Prague, Wenceslas' Square. Life behind the iron curtain ;: Documentary material on the putsch in Czechoslovakia in February Unknown Binding – January 1, by A.

J Jandáček (Author) See all formats and editions The Amazon Book ReviewAuthor: A. J JandaÌ cÌ ek. From the fateful days of the Munich crisis in September to the final coup in Februarythe Communists gradually infiltrated Czechoslovakia.

This is the record of that tragic conquest, written by the former head of Jan Masaryk’s Cabinet in the Czechoslovak Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Once Czechoslovakia regained its independence afterthe Castle myth reappeared. After the Communist coup ofmany Castle politicians went into exile in America, where they wrote the Castle myth of an idealized Czechoslovakia into academic and political discourse.5/5(1).

Table of Contents. Remembering and Reflections on Two Pivotal Years in Czech and Slovak History Laura Cashman ions of the Czechoslovak Crisis of – Vilem Precan 3. andandand the Philosophy of Czech History from Karel H. Macha to Jan Patocka Stefan Auer Research on February in Czechoslovakia Martin Myant 5.

Excerpt Twelve years have passed since the Communists seized power in Czechoslovakia in February In Februaryparliamentary democracy in Czechoslovakia was overthrown by Communist one-party rule – a crucial stage in the outbreak of the Cold War.

A few weeks later, the only remaining non-Communist minister, Jan Masaryk, apparently killed himself, though the circumstances of his death were never resolved. The Labour MP Richard Crossman was in Prague at the time, and wrote this. On returning to his homeland in Karel Machaček, an ex Sqn Doctor, served in the Czechoslovak Air Force HQ, at Prague.

Initially with the rank of Major and by January he held the rank of Brigadier General. In February he was to witness the Communist putsch of his country in February In his autobiography ‘Escape to England’ he recalls. country from toand accorded tremendous weight to the events of Februarywhen twelve non-communist ministers resigned from the government causing a government crisis that the Communist party seized upon to gain a monopoly of power.

My research, however, raises wider and more troubling questions about the nature of postwar Czech. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of over 1, results for "history of czechoslovakia" Skip to main search results The Dissolution of Czechoslovakia: The History of the Central European Nation from Its Founding to Its Breakup Milan Kundera, in his novel Life Is Elsewhere, describes the Czechoslovak Communist Party’s seizure of power as a moment of mass euphoria.

The first anniversary of what came to be known as “Victorious February” was celebrated with genuine jubilation. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Czechoslovakia Coup of Czechoslovakia Coup of After the election, the communists began to lose some of their popularity, and, as. Stalinism in Czechoslovakia. After February Czechoslovakia belonged to the Communist Party apparatus. The economy was subject to further nationalization, and all agricultural land became state or collective farms.

When a new constitution declaring the country to be a “people’s republic” (i.e., a communist state) was promulgated on May 9, Beneš, though seriously incapacitated .From the Communist coup d'état in February to the Velvet Revolution inCzechoslovakia was ruled by the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia.

The country belonged to the Eastern Bloc and was a member of the Warsaw Pact and of Comecon. During the era of Communist Party rule, thousands of Czechoslovaks faced political persecution for various offences, such as trying to emigrate across the .