AuthorsDen.com   Join (free) | Login  

   Your Online Literary Community! 
 Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors:  Charles Neff, iDebby Rosenberg, iCraig Hartpence, iMyles Saulibio, iRandy Richardson, iMark Berent, iPeggy Schmuldt, i

 
Home > Author > Josef Svátek
 
Josef Svátek

· Become a Fan
· Contact author
   
· Books
· 1 Titles
· Add to My Library
· Share with a friend
·
Member Since: Dec, 2007

Josef Svátek, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.






  Josef Svátek           

Share  Save   [ Subscribe]        

Czech writer


Background Information

Czech writer Josef Svatek (1835-1897) was a Czech journalist, writer, and historian. He graduated from a technical college but decided to pursue a career in journalism. He was the chief editor of the Prager Zeitung. Collecting valuable material in historical archives, he used it in his writing. Svatek's area of interest was the historical period of the 16th, 17th, and 18th century. He wrote about the times of Emperor Rudolf II in Prague, the history of the postal service, Prague legends, etc. The Memoirs of the Prague Executioner Mydlar Family was his most successful book.    

Additional Information

"The Memoirs of a Prague Executioner" by Josef Svátek, available on Amazon.com, illustrations: 42 contemporary pictures and 27 photographs, translated by Mirek Katzl 2008



Featured Book
Virolution
by Frank Ryan

Our human genome is full of viruses with genetic sequences similar to the genome of HIV-1, the viral cause of AIDS. These viruses have played an important role in human ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
An Eclectic Journal...Cambodia
by Morgan McFinn

This journal chronicles the year my wife and I lived in a wooden Khmer style bungalow in southern Cambodia beside the Kampot River. There are tributes to greatness...Fred..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members





Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.