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Times of upheaval : four medievalists in twentieth-century Central Europe : conversations with Jerzy Kłoczowski, János M. Bak, František Šmahel, and Herwig Wolfram

Author: Pavlína Rychterová; Gábor Klaniczay; Paweł Kras; Walter Pohl
Publisher: Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The volume unites conversations with four masters of Medieval Studies from east-central Europe: János Bak from Hungary, Jerzy Kłoczowski from Poland, František Šmahel from the Czech Republic, and Herwig Wolfram from Austria. The interviews made by younger colleagues revealed their engaging life stories. The four academics grew up before and during the war, under Nazi occupation, emerged as young scholars in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Times of upheaval
Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2019
(DLC) 2019009664
Named Person: Jerzy Kłoczowski; János M Bak; František Šmahel; Herwig Wolfram; János M Bak; Jerzy Kłoczowski; František Šmahel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pavlína Rychterová; Gábor Klaniczay; Paweł Kras; Walter Pohl
ISBN: 9789633863053 9633863058
OCLC Number: 1089257775
Description: 390 pages : portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Introducing Jerzy Kłoczowski : Jerzy Kłoczowski in conversation with Paweł Kras --
Introducing János M. Bak : János M. Bak in conversation with Gábor Klaniczay --
Introducing František Šmahel : František Šmahel in conversation with Pavlína Rychterová --
Introducing Herwig Wolfram : Herwig Wolfram in conversation with Walter Pohl.
Responsibility: edited by Pavlína Rychterová, Gábor Klaniczay, Paweł Kras, Walter Pohl.

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The volume unites conversations with four masters of Medieval Studies from east-central Europe: Janos Bak from Hungary, Jerzy Kloczowski from Poland, Frantisek Smahel from the Czech Republic, and  Read more...

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