August 1968'

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Mods in Prague? A boy wearing Parka. Photography by Josef Koudelka, August Prague. Photos Du, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Photography, Street Photography, Art Photography, Prague Spring, Henri Cartier Bresson, French Photographers

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40 years ago this week, the Soviet Union invaded Czechoslovakia to put down the Prague Spring and arrest its leaders. Prague Spring, Foto Poster, Henri Cartier Bresson, Magnum Photos, End Of The World, Pablo Picasso, World History, Black And White Photography, Street Photography

Photographer Profile ~ Josef Koudelka

Josef Koudelka, born in Moravia (1938), made his first photographs while a student in the 1950s. About the same time that he started his career as an aeronautical engineer in 1961 he also began photographing Gypsies in Czechoslovakia and theater in Prague. He turned full-time to photography in 1967. The following year, Koudelka photographed the Soviet invasion of Prague, publishing his photographs under the initials P. P. (Prague Photographer) for fear of reprisal to him and his family. In…

Soviet tanks parked in the streets of Prague Czechoslovakia - Praha (Prague), 1968 Prague Spring, T 62, Prague Czech Republic, Panzer, Life Magazine, Cold War, Military History, Historical Photos, Old Photos

Soviet tanks parked in the streets of Prague, 1968. Photo by Ralph Crane for LIFE Magazine

Emil Gallo baring his chest in an a gesture of protest, Bratislava, August 1968 (photo by Ladislav Bielik). Warsaw Pact Invasion of Czechoslovakia to halt the Prague Spring Prague Spring, Warsaw Pact, Spring Photos, Aragon, Eastern Europe, Photojournalism, Historical Photos, Old Photos, Budapest

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Czechoslovakia. Prague Spring // photo by Ladislav Bielik. Soviet invasion of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic (Czechoslovakia), 20/21 August 1968 (passive resistance by the Slovak people). - A man bares his chest in front of a tank belonging to the invading Warsaw Pact troops. - Photo, Bratislava, 21 August 1968.

One Sho😲ot Prague 1968 There was Czechoslovakia. Prague Spring, Dark Landscape, Warsaw Pact, Photographer Portfolio, Political Events, French Photographers, Magnum Photos, Elliott Erwitt, Street Photography

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 Woman praying in front of flowers layed for youth killed on the first day of the Russian invasion. Ian Berry, Prague Spring, 1989 Tour, Old Paintings, Magnum Photos, Eastern Europe, World History, Walking Tour, More Pictures

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- LON90369 Czechoslovakia. Prague. A woman prays in front of flowers laid for a youth killed on the first day of the Russian invasion. 1968

TIME Magazine Cover: Russian Invasion of Czechoslovakia - Aug. Vintage Magazines, Vintage Ads, Prague Spring, Time Magazine, Magazine Covers, Fifty Cent, Ad Art, My Heritage, Vietnam War

TIME Magazine Cover: Russian Invasion of Czechoslovakia - Aug. 30, 1968

TIME Magazine Cover: Russian Invasion of Czechoslovakia