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Czech Republic - Libri Prohibiti: Collection of periodicals of Czech and Slovak Samizdat in the years 1948-1989

It is the largest collection in the world. The completeness and uniqueness of a large number of documents attest to the fight against the communist totalitarian regime and is importance for the study of the history of the twentieth century. It is also important from the standpoint of the history of professional journalism, science and ethics.

Photos: © Libri Prohibiti Society, Civic Association

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