Conclusory Essay: Activists, Jews, The Little Czech Man, and Germans

  title={Conclusory Essay: Activists, Jews, The Little Czech Man, and Germans},
  author={Robert B. Pynsent},
  journal={Central Europe},
  pages={211 - 333}
  • R. Pynsent
  • Published 1 November 2007
  • History
  • Central Europe
THE subject and location of the conference on ‘Bohemia 1945’ recall British action or inaction in Munich in 1938 and how most of the British establishment had ignored Lewis Namier’s warning fi rst published in the New Statesman in 1916 — that is, at a time when the new country was still to have its historical name, Bohemia, not the indigestible dumpling of a name, Czechoslovakia: ‘Bohemia recreated should never again be overwhelmed, and by her very existence will destroy the nightmare of a… 
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