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作者 Žantovský, Michael, 1949- author
書名 Havel : a life / Michael Zantovsky
出版項 New York : Grove Press, 2014
國際標準書號 0802123155
9780802123152
9780802192394 (ebook)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  DB2241.H38 Z36 2014    在架上    30610020465977
說明 xiv, 543 pages, 16 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 521-527) and index
Examines the life of a man who rose from being outcasted and imprisoned during Communist rule to become the last president of Czechoslovakia, the first president of the newly democratic Czech Republic and a human-rights activist
Prologue -- 18 December 2011, a dark cold day -- Born with a silver spoon -- Portrait of the artist as a very young man -- The silver wind -- Good soldier Havel -- Olga -- The apprentice -- The garden party -- The sixties -- A private school of politics -- The memorandum -- The gathering storm -- Scoundren times -- Mountain hotel -- Roll out the barrels -- The beggar's opera -- It's only rock 'n' roll -- The charter -- The mistake -- The greengrocer revolt -- The empire strikes back -- The trial -- Dear Olga -- Free at last -- The praise of folly -- The battle for Wenceslas Square -- That velvet thing -- The fog of revolution -- The road to the castle -- The bag of fleas -- The president of rock 'n' roll -- First we take Manhattan -- The we'll take the Kremlin -- The innocents abroad -- Making the fish -- The end of Czechoslovakia -- Waiting as a state of hope -- The bonfire of scruples -- In search of allies -- Back to Europe -- The yin and the yang -- Between life and death -- The ugly mood -- Farewell to arms -- Paroled -- Leaving
主題 Havel, Václav
Presidents -- Czech Republic -- Biography
Presidents -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography
Politicians -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography
Politicians -- Czech Republic -- Biography
Czech Republic -- Politics and government
Dissenters -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography
Dramatists, Czech -- 20th century -- Biography
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