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Ladislav Sitenský photos of WWII squadron finally see publication, 70years later

A collection of photos of the RAF’s Czechoslovak 312 squadron by the great photographer Ladislav Sitenský has just been published in Prague. The book was meant to come out in 1948 but was pulped, and the new edition has been timed to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the Communist takeover of Czechoslovakia.

 
 
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Semyon Bychkov has just been appointed as successor to the late Jiří Bělohlávek as principal conductor of the Czech…

 
 
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Exhibition focuses on story of Prague…

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Julian Rosefeldt’s Manifesto one of…

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The sculptures of babies gracing one of Prague’s dominant landmarks, the Žižkov TV Tower, are coming down for…

 
 
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British artist buries MiG 21 fighter…

The Prague art Gallery Rudolfinum is celebrating its 100th exhibition with a number of spectacular side-events; none…

 
 
 
 
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