US Embassy to present American books to Ostrava library
The US Embassy in Prague will present nearly 400 English-language books to a research library in Ostrava next week. The gift will include some 150 classic works of American fiction by authors such as John Steinbeck, Jack London and F.S. Fitzgerald. Another 230 books are reference publications: travel guides, atlases and books on US history. The gift also features a collection of speeches by American presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.