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Zlín

(zlēn), city (1991 pop. 84,522), E Czech Republic, in Moravia, on the Dřevnice River. It is the center of the Czech shoe industry, which was founded in 1913 by Thomas Bata. Under the Bata family, the city grew into an almost self-sufficient factory community, influenced in its design by the garden citygarden city,
an ideal, self-contained community of predetermined area and population surrounded by a greenbelt. As formulated by Sir Ebenezer Howard, the garden city was intended to bring together the economic and cultural advantages of both city and country living, with land
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 movement. Branches of the Bata shoe company opened throughout the world. Nationalized after World War II and then privatized, the former Bata facilities are no longer associated with the Bata company. Shoemaking has decline in importance; tires and other rubber goods, machinery, and animated films are also produced. There are museums on shoemaking and a university. From 1949 to 1993 Zlín was called Gottwaldov in honor of Klement GottwaldGottwald, Klement
, 1896–1953, Czechoslovak Communist leader, b. Moravia. After World War I he helped found the Czechoslovak Communist party and served on the party's central committee from 1925.
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, Czechoslovakia's first Communist president.
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In addition to an animation film studio and the children's festival, Zlin is home to an animation school and a large library of toon films.
State and algebraic control theory, textbooks, Thomas Bata University, Faculty of Aplied Informatic, Zlin
Since being acquired by Czech entertainment company Bonton (and renamed Ateliery Bonton Zlin), production at the studio has been revived by director Zdenek Skaunic, with long-term commitments to "Bob and Bobek," a popular new series based on a lively pre-teen comic book, a combined animated/live-action feature based on a cartoon and kids book series "Mach and Sebestova," and plans for a new animated feature.
* Investigation and evaluation of particular premises suitable for improvised shelters building in the statutory town of Zlin.
The authors gratefully acknowledge the support of this project from Tomas Bata University in Zlin.
Hawk says: "The acquisition of Albatross publishing bridges the gap between all the rights we own on spoken word with print, and it bridges with the Zlin rights.
Group F: Copenhagen, Lokomotiv Moscow, Sheriff Tiraspol, Zlin. Group G: Viktoria Plzen, FCSB, Hapoel Beer-Sheva, Lugano.
Centre of Polymer Systems, University Institute, Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Tr.
Acknowledgments This article has been processed as one of the outputs of the research project IGA/FaME/ 2015/021, "Analysis of the bank approaches in the enforcement of receivables from subjects in insolvency" registered at TBU Zlin.
Little Azkals was previously shown at the 55th Zlin International Film Festival for Children and Youth in the Czech Republic last year.
(SeeNews) - Jan 5, 2015 -A Czech Tomas Bata University in Zlin has launched an open tender for the delivery of office supplies for theA Centre of polymer systems.A A
In the Zlin Region (ZL) of the Czech Republic, 180 SMEs were contacted; in the Zilina Region (ZA) of Slovakia, 164 SMEs were contacted; and in the Trencin Region (TN) of Slovakia, 105 SMEs were contacted.