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2013 - Volume 7, Issue 3

Research Articles

Polish Army, Independence Day military parade November 11, 2013 in Wroclaw, Poland
  • Lukáš Perutka
ABSTRACT: This article introduces an under-researched historic problem about the relationship between Czechoslovakia and Guatemala during the protracted Guatemalan Revolution (1944-1954). Czechoslovak relation with Guatemala were already established during the interwar period when the (relatively) small...
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Corcovado Mountain in the Sunset 3D render
  • Matyáš Pelant
ABSTRACT: This work summarises political, economic and security relations be- tween Czechoslovakia and Brazil from 1945 to 1989. During this pe- riod Brazil adopted different approaches towards the Eastern bloc. In this context, despite some difficulties, Czechoslovakia not only main- tained diplomatic...
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Machu Picchu (Peru, Southa America), a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Josef Opatrný
ABSTRACT: After 1945, Czechoslovakia resumed its diplomatic and economic rela- tions with Latin American countries; disrupted during the occupation of the Second World War. At that time, Czechoslovakia had the most diplomatic offices in the region of the entire Soviet bloc. Communi- cation between Prague...
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General Belgrano monument in front of Casa Rosada (pink house) Buenos Aires Argentina.La Casa Rosada is the official seat of the executive branch of the government of Argentina.
  • Michal Zourek
ABSTRACT: Based on unpublished archival documents, this work analyses the relations between Czechoslovakia and the military regimes in Argentina (1976–1983), Uruguay (1973–1985) and Chile (1973–1989). Besides Czechoslovakia, attention is also devoted to the Soviet Union which had a significant influence...
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Image of El Che which dominates the "Plaza de la Revolucion"
  • Kateřina Březinová
ABSTRACT: This article focuses on the Czechoslovak documentary film production concerning Latin America in the context of the Cold War. It is analysed as a crucial means of domestic propaganda, promoting involvement in a distant region before a wider public. This was achieved by creating a matching discourse...
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HAVANA, CUBA, MAY 11, 2009. A panorama of Havana, Cuba, on May 11th, 2009.
  • Hana V. Bortlova
ABSTRACT: This work deals with the economic relations between Cuba and social- ist Czechoslovakia from the early years of the Cuban Revolution until the fall of the communist regimes in Central and Eastern Europe (cee). This work suggests that economic relations constituted the backbone of the Czechoslovakia’s...
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