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A traveller's companion to Prague

Author: Jan Kaplan
Publisher: London : Robinson, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Built on the banks of the river Vltave, Prague has for centuries been an inspiration to artists and writers, inhabitants and visitors, many of whom have declared the 'hundred-towered' city to be one of the most beautiful in the world, though one with a turbulent history. This selection from letters, diaries, memoirs and anecdotes brilliantly evokes both the city's exhilarating creative power, so impressively visible  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Literary collections
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Kaplan
ISBN: 1845290747 9781845290740
OCLC Number: 60511840
Description: xxxi, 252 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: edited by Jan Kaplan.

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Looking for an overview of Prague from a range of perspectives? Then look no further than A Traveller's Companion to Prague . . . Certain to enhance the pleasure of visiting the city * The Sunday Read more...

 
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