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Subjugation 800–1200

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Slav Outposts in Central European History : The Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... or kriolossa. Kyrie must have sounded exactly like *kъri je ‘in the thicket is’ (locative of kъrь) and eleison may well have suggested *el’ša ‘an alder’, though the match is not perfect (Stone 1986: 339–41). The mention of the alder in a charm would...

From Liberation to European Union 1945–1990

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Slav Outposts in Central European History : The Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... up the new Sorbian printing press (Pałys 2012: 218). 24 August 1947 was the centenary of the foundation of the Maćica Serbska and the day appointed for laying the foundation stone of the new House of the Wends/Sorbs (Serbski Dom)...

Reformation 1500–1600

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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... with Moller, who drew up a list of the Wendish names for 240 medicinal plants (Stone 1991: passim). Moller seems to have found his true calling in the almanac business. Almanacs composed by him appeared regularly from 1584 onwards in Leipzig,...

Coexistence and Erosion 1200–1500

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... of Wendish from the courts of Meissen, noted in K. A. Jenč (1849–1850: 132), Andree (1874: 143), Brankačk (Herrmann 1970: 391), Stone (1972: 12), Kunze (1993: 11), Wukasch (2004: 12), and others, all stem from a mistranslation of Weiss....

From Pietism to Enlightenment 1700–1800

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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... (McClure 1888: 355–6). Robert Hales was the fourth son of Sir Edward Hales Bart (1645–1695), who was ennobled by King James II in France on 3 May 1692 (after the king’s deposition) (Ruvigny 1974, s.v. Tenterden; Stone 2002: 3). Nothing is known...

Introduction

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...This is a history of the westernmost Slavs, known as Wends, who towards the end of the first millennium AD were settled in the area between the Elbe-Saale line, in the west, and the upper Oder and Lower Vistula, in the east. They are those...

Self-Determination 1900–1945

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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... coal was being mined in open-cast workings. There were stone-quarries. The textile industry flourished. Glass was being manufactured. All this was conducive to Germanization; but industry’s thirst for cheap labour was satisfied not only...

Awakening 1800–1900

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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... the Maćica celebrated its fiftieth anniversary and it was decided to mark the event by ceremonially laying the foundation stone of the Wendish House. The deed was performed by Jaroměr Imiš in the presence of numerous dignitaries, including...

Confessions 1600–1700

Gerald Stone

Gerald Stone FBA is an Emeritus Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, UK. He is the author of The Smallest Slavonic Nation: The Sorbs of Lusatia and numerous other books and articles on aspects of the language and culture of the Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs, including an Upper Sorbian-English Dictionary. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Slav Outposts in Central European History : The Wends, Sorbs and Kashubs

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... to receive a fine bullock from the peasant holding the office of village mayor in Camena. When Martini came to collect this perk, however, he was unlucky. The people of Camena, it is said, threw stones at him and drove him out of the village...