European Civilization

Spring 2005

 

Czech(ing) Account

(from a lecture by Mr. Julius)

 

 

MEDIEVAL BOHEMIA

 

A.     Christianizationís Bipolarity: 9th Century

 

 

B.     Multipolar Survival: Poles, Magyars and Germans: 1000-1200

 

 

C.     Bohemia in Holy Roman Empire (German)

 

1.      1212:elective crown of St. Wenceslas

 

 

2.      1348: University of Prague

 

 

3.      1356: Golden Bull

 

 

4.      Charles IV

 

 

REFORMATION BOHEMIA

 

A.     The Hussite Era 1400-1500

 

 

B.     Calvinismís Arrival

 

 

C.     Counter- Reformation

 

1.      Defenestration of Prague

 

 

2.      Battle of White Mountain

 

 

 

GERMAN BOHEMIA

 

A.     Germanization- 18th Century

 

 

B.     1848 Revolutions

 

1.        Prague Revolt

 

 

2.      1st Pan-Slav Congress v. Frankfurt Assembly

 

 

3.      Windischgratz

 

C.     Germanization

 

 

D.     World War I

 

 

 

CZECH STATE

 

††††††††††† 1918-1938

 

 

††††††††††† Munich Crisis

 

 

††††††††††† Bohemia in World War II

 

 

††††††††††† 1945-1949

 

 

††††††††††† 1948-1956

 

 

††††††††††† 1956-1968

 

 

††††††††††† 1968

 

 

††††††††††† 1968-1989

 

 

††††††††††† 1989-1992

 

 

††††††††††† 1992- ?