David Pryce-Jones

From Dissident to President

To the Castle and Back

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Prague Castle has been a seat of government for centuries. Through Franz Kafka and his creation, the victimised Joseph K, this majestic Czech national monument came to stand as a symbol of the limitless abuse of power. When the Communists had their turn in the Castle, they embodied the terror that Kafka had only imagined as a nightmare.

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