Books


Zagreb in 1930s – photos by Tošo Dabac

Zagreb in 1930s - photos by Tošo Dabac

Zagreb in 1930s – photos by Tošo Dabac – The book contains reproductions of 146 black-and-white photographs by Tošo Dabac from his cycle on People in the Street, produced in the period between 1932 and the early 1940s. This brilliant photo-series was at first entitled Misery and immediately attracted the …

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Scuba Diving in the most amazing parts of the Mediterranean

Scuba Diving in the most amazing parts of the Mediterranean

Šibenik recently got its first scuba diving guide  titled  Diving in the most amazing parts of the Mediterranean. The guide which was published  through the collaboration of the COAST Program of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the Public institution for the management of protected natural areas and the Diving tourism section …

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Book: Croatia – Aspects of Art, Architecture and Cultural Heritage

Book: Croatia - Aspects of Art, Architecture and Cultural Heritage

A new book on Croatia was launched by The International Trust for Croatian Monuments and Frances Lincoln Publishers on 4 November at Sotherans in London, UK. This volume is the first scholarly study in the English language of Croatia’s extraordinary artistic heritage. Leading specialists analyse the key cultural developments in …

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London Book Launch: The British and Vis by Malcom Hardy

London Book Launch: The British and Vis by Malcom Hardy

The Embassy of the Republic of Croatia and The British-Croatian Society request the pleasure of your company on Thursday 30 April, 18:00 for 18:30 at  Embassy of the Republic of Croatia, 21 Conway Street, London W1T 6BN Malcolm Hardy will introduce the new English edition of his book ‘The British and Vis War …

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Literary perspectives of Croatia

Literary perspectives of Croatia

Literary perspectives: Croatia, Post-traumatic stress disorder is an article written by Andrea Zlatar, published in Eurozine. Here is an excerpt: While the stars of Croatian ‘women’s literature’ continue to forge their own styles, a new generation of post-feminist writers has emerged in the crossover between literature and journalism. One theme …

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Book of Croatian Video Art

Book of Croatian Video Art

The book ‘Insert-Retrospective of Croatian Video Art’ was presented at the Croatian Museum of Contemporary Art (MSU) in Zagreb on Saturday. The publication is a follow-up of the museum’s 2005 retrospective and presents the works of some one hundred video artists on 360 pages with 466 reproductions, in Croatian and English. …

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The Ascent of Mount Hum by Steven Haslemere

The Ascent of Mount Hum by Steven Haslemere

 THE ASCENT OF MOUNT HUM A Croatian Cricketing Odyssey by Steven Haslemere How on earth did an English pub team end up playing cricket on a remote Croatian island? What linked their booze-fuelled exploits to the British legacy of the Second World War and the Napoleonic era? This book tells …

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Croatian Islands Crowdfactor

In today’s travel edition of The Independent , under the title ‘Island getaway: where to find peace and quiet in the Med’, the short review of Charles Arnold’s new book ‘Mediterranean Islands’ has revealed corwdfactor of some of the Croatian islands. These are some excerpts that describe some less crowded Islands in …

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Rab the City of Art – Book Launch

Rab the City of Art  - Book Launch

The book ‘Rab The City of Art’ by Miljenko Domijan will be launched in Croatian Embassy in London UK on Thursday 21st of February at 7pm. Mr Domijan, Chief Conservator at the Croatian Ministry of Culture will give an illustrated talk about the restoration of Rab 

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Dubrovnik featured in Fodors guide to European Cruises

Dubrovnik featured in Fodors guide to European Cruises

Fodor’s The Complete Guide to European Cruises, 1st Edition is due to be published on the 5th of February. This new guide book, subtitled as ‘A cruise lover’s guide to selecting the right trip with all the best ports of call’ also features info about Dubrovnik and Croatia . It …

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