Disturbing the Peace: A Conversation with Karel Huizdala (Paperback)

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An intimate history of Czechoslovakia under communism; a meditation on the social and political role of art, and a triumphant statement of the values underlying all the recent revolutions in Central and Eastern Europe.

About the Author


Vaclav Havel was born in Czechoslovakia in 1936. His plays have been produced around the world, and he is the author of many influential essays and speeches on totalitarianism, dissent and democratic renewal. He was a founding spokesman for Charter 77, and served as president of the Czech Republic until 2003. He lives in Prague.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9780679734024
ISBN-10: 0679734023
Publisher: Vintage Books
Publication Date: April 3rd, 1991
Pages: 256
Language: English