Václav Husa

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Husa, Václav


Born June 25, 1906; died Feb. 6, 1965. in Prague. Czechoslovak historian. Corresponding member of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences (1952).

Husa became a professor at Charles University in Prague in 1948. His principal works are on the economic, social, and cultural history of Czechoslovakia and the theoretical issues of historical science.


Tomáš Müntzer a Čechy. Prague, 1957.
Epochy Českych déjin [2nd ed.]. Prague, 1949.
In Russian translation:
Istoriia Chekhoslovakii. Prague, 1963.


Udali’tsov, I. I. “Pamiati V. Gusy.” Sovetskoe slavianovedenie, 1965, no. 2, p. 127.
Fiala, Z. “Za Václavem Huson.” Československy Časopis historicky. 1965, no. 2, pp. 323–25.
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