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Crossing Charles Bridge - Prague

February 2nd 2021
2nd February - Crossing Charles Bridge - Prague Charles IV. Monument has a sword in one hand and a foundation charter of the university in the other hand. The pedestal is adorned with images of four faculties, theology, medicine, law and philosophy. The Monument was revealed in 1849, because there were fights around it in 1848 and the statue had to be encased to be protected from damage. ... read more
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Czech Flag Following the First World War, the closely related Czechs and Slovaks of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire merged to form Czechoslovakia. During the interwar years, the new country's leaders were frequently preoccupied with meeting the demands of ot... ... read more
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