The Czech mercenaries under Giszkra held the northern counties and from thence plundered those in the centre.
On the 3rd of May the Czech Catholics elected Matthias king of Bohemia, but this was contrary to the wishes of both pope and emperor, who preferred to partition Bohemia.
During the interval between these peaces, Matthias, in self-defence, again made war on the emperor, reducing Frederick to such extremities that he was glad to accept peace on any terms. By the final arrangement made between the contending princes, Matthias recognized Ladislaus as king of Bohemia proper in return for the surrender of Moravia, Silesia and Upper and Lower Lusatia, hitherto component parts of the Czech monarchy, till he should have redeemed them for 400,000 florins.
But Boleslaus's first Bohemian war proved unsuccessful, and was terminated by the marriage of his sister Swatawa with the Czech king Wratyslaus II.
PARDUBITZ (Czech, Pardubic), a town of Bohemia, Austria, 65 m.
In 1879 and 1880 as Rector Magnificus he fought against the introduction of Czech instead of German in the Prague University.
BILIN (Czech Bilina), a town of Bohemia, Austria, 90 m.
The Hussite movement, a victorious expression of Czech nationality, is contemporaneous with the loss of German dominion in Prussia; the exodus of German students from Prague takes place a year before the defeat of the Order at Tannenburg.
KUTTENBERG (Czech, Kutnd Hora), a town of Bohemia, Austria, 45 m.
GABLONZ (Czech, Jablonec), a town of Bohemia, Austria, 94 m.
MORAVIA (Ger., Mahren; Czech, Morava), a margraviate and crownland of Austria, bounded E.
The name of Czech, however, is usually reserved for the Bohemians, while the Sla y s of Moravia and West Hungary are called Moravians and Slovacs.
BRAUNAU (Czech Broumov), a town of Bohemia, Austria, 139 m.
SCHLAN (Czech, Slane), a town of Bohemia, 37 m.
KRUMAU (in Czech, Krumlov), is a town in Bohemia situated on the banks of the Moldau (Vitava).
REICHENBERG (Czech, Liberec), a town of Bohemia, 87 m.
(Karel Capek, an acclaimed Czech playwright, coined the word to describe the mechanized workers in his play.)
Fifteen new nations formed as the Soviet Union dissolved; Czechoslovakia split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia, and Sudan into North Sudan and South Sudan.
It's all up now! he was told in Russian, German, and Czech by the crowd of fugitives who understood what was happening as little as he did.