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Xenophobe's Guide to the Czechs
Xenophobe's Guide to the Czechs

Xenophobe's Guide to the Czechs

Xenophobe's Guide


92 Pages, 4.25 x 7

Formats: Trade Paper, Mobipocket, EPUB

Trade Paper, $8.95 (US $8.95) (CA $11.95)

Publication Date: January 2008

ISBN 9781902825236

Rights: US & CA

Oval Books (Jan 2008)


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All roads lead to CzechiaThe Czechs seem to believe that the Earth is the center of the Universe, Europe is the centre of the Earth, and Czechia is at the centre of Europe. Reality CzechsThe ability to put up with a situation adjusting as needs must has been elevated to an art form. Chuckling CzechsCzech humor is distinguished by mad screams, breast and thigh slapping, and uncontrollable braying. Top of the Czech listThe Czechs would like to be seen as the cauldron in which all that's good from West and East melts; and if not the best, then at least one of the top nations in the world.

Author Biography

Petr Berka studied biology and anthropology. Aleš Palán is a writer and journalist. His books are based on interviews with prominent Czech personalities. Petr Št´astný is an entrepreneur, a graphic designer, an artist, and a translator.