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Jan Masaryk, a personal memoir.

R. H. Bruce Lockhart

Jan Masaryk, a personal memoir.

by R. H. Bruce Lockhart

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Published by Putnam in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Masaryk, Jan, 1886-1948.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDB217.M29 L6 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6219108M
    LC Control Number57003132
    OCLC/WorldCa3452396

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lockhart, Robert Hamilton Bruce, Sir, Jan Masaryk, a personal memoir. [New York] Philosophical Library []. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lockhart, Robert Hamilton Bruce, Sir, Jan Masaryk, a personal memoir.

[London] Putnam []. Jan Masaryk, A Personal Memoir Hardcover – January 1, by R.H. Bruce LOCKHART (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide Reviews: 1. JAN MASARYK A Personal Memoir Hardcover – January 1, by R. Bruce Lockhart (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all 2 formats and editions Hide 5/5(1). The only important non-Communist to remain in the government was Foreign Affairs Minister Jan Masaryk, Tomáš Masaryk’s son and Albright’s father’s boss, the nation’s “emissary to the world” (p).

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A very personal sort of memoir this, not a rounded biography, written by the author of British Agent (best known of many works), close observer of the tragedy of Czechoslovakia's rise and fall, and intimate friend of Jan Masaryk.

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Author Bio. The Czechoslovak support tends to be seen as an adjunct of Stalin's decisions. But a close examination of untapped Czech sources reveals, amid a Shakespearean drama of intrigues, twists, and deception, including the murder of the architect of this policy, that the Czechoslovak leaders, both democrats and communists, had a major role in the support for : Jiri Valenta, Leni Friedman Valenta.Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright discusses her memoir Prague Winter, which focuses on the years and is her personal story of the German occupation of Prague, Czechoslovakia.

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