Czech Literature

Czech literature is the literature written by Czechs or other inhabitants of the Czech state, mostly in the Czech language, although other languages like Old Church Slavonic, Latin or German have been also used, especially in the past. Modern authors from the Czech territory who wrote in other languages (e.g. German) are however sometimes considered separately, thus Franz Kafka, for example, who wrote in German (though he was also fluent in Czech), is often considered part of Austrian or German literature.
Czech literature is divided into several main time periods: the Middle Ages; the Hussite
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Shadowblack (Spellslinger #2)
Charmcaster (Spellslinger #3)
Soulbinder (Spellslinger, #4)
Nejlepší víkend
Prague Spring
Hana
Osm
Tiché roky
Rekonstrukce
Dědina
40 dní pěšky do Jeruzaléma
Jezero
Sítě
Faja (Naslouchač, #2)
Lying and Dying (Josef Slonský Investigations #1)
The Unbearable Lightness of Being
The Metamorphosis
The Trial
The Book of Laughter and Forgetting
Too Loud a Solitude
The Good Soldier Švejk
The Joke
War with the Newts
Closely Watched Trains
Immortality
I Served the King of England
The Castle
Laughable Loves
R.U.R.
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor DostoyevskyMilena by Olja KnezevicThe Trial by Franz KafkaDie Verwandlung by Franz KafkaThe Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Best Novels from Eastern Europe
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Diagrame by Saşa PanăThe Petrine Instauration by Robert CollisThe Sacred Cause by Tom SandqvistThe Poetic Avant-Garde in Poland 1918-1939 by Bogdana CarpenterIlya Kabakov by Boris Groys
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The Triumph of Improvisation by James Graham WilsonA Spy Among Friends by Ben MacintyreIron Curtain by Anne ApplebaumStasiland by Anna FunderThe Billion Dollar Spy by David E. Hoffman
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Jonathan Littell
Tedy v celkovém součtu je to v oblasti, kde jsem působil, v průměru 572 043 mrtvých za měsíc, 131 410 mrtvých týdně, 18 772 mrtvých denně, 782 mrtvých za hodinu a 13,04 mrtvého za minutu, v každé minutě každé hodiny každého dne každého týdne každého měsíce každého roku daného období, které, připomínám, trvalo tři roky , deset měsíců , šest dní, dvacet hodin, a jednu minutu.
Jonathan Littell

Ladislav Fuks
nic jiného není lidský život než bytí k smrti
Ladislav Fuks, Spalovač mrtvol

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