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Charles IV

(1316—1378)


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(1316–78) King of Bohemia and German emperor.

The eldest son of John of Luxembourg and Elisabeth Přemyslovna, he made Bohemia a major centre of European culture. During his reign Prague ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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