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In A German Pension

History and Philosophy

History and Philosophy

BRITISH BATTLE BOOKS. By Hilaire Belloc. F'cap. Bvo. Cloth, is, net; leather, 2s. 6d. net. The British Battle Books will consists of a number of monographs upon actions in which British troops have taken part. Each battle will be the subject of a separate booklet, illustrated with coloured maps illustrative of the movements described in the text, together with a large number of line maps showing the successive details of the action. In each case the political circumstances which led to the battle will be explained: next, the stages leading up to it; lastly, the action in detail. 1. Blenheim. 2. Malplaquet. 3. Tourcoing. 4. Waterloo. 5. Crecy. 6. Poltiers. 7. Cortinna. 8. Talaveras. 9. Flodden. 10. The Siege of Valenciennes. 11. Vittoria. 12. Toulouse.

THE MASTERY OF LIFE. By G. T. Wrench, M.D. (Lond.), Demy 8vo. 15s. net. A review of the history of civilisation, based upon direct evidence of the products and movements of the peoples of history.

GORDON AT KHARTOUM. By Wilfred Scawen Blunt, 15s. net. This book follows out the lines of the author's previous works on Egypt and India, consists mainly of a private diary of a very intimate kind, and brings down his narrative of events to the end of 1885.

EIGHT CENTURIES OF PORTUGUESE MONARCHY. By V. de Braganca Cunha. Demy 8vo. 15 pencil portraits. 15s. net. This book reveals the series of causes, both political and social, which have brought Portugal to its present condition.

A NEW PSYCHOLOGY. By Arthur Lynch, M.A., L.R.C.P., M.P. Two vols. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d. each net. A philosophy of research is foreshadowed. The work offers a base on which all valid studies may be co-ordinated, and developements are indicated. It presupposes no technical knowledge, and the exposition is couched in simple language.