(navigation image)
Home American Libraries | Canadian Libraries | Universal Library | Community Texts | Project Gutenberg | Children's Library | Biodiversity Heritage Library | Additional Collections
Search: Advanced Search
Anonymous User (login or join us)
Upload
See other formats

Full text of "[untitled] The Washington Historical Quarterly (1917-04-01), page 154"

STOP 



Early Journal Content on JSTOR, Free to Anyone in the World 

This article is one of nearly 500,000 scholarly works digitized and made freely available to everyone in 
the world byJSTOR. 

Known as the Early Journal Content, this set of works include research articles, news, letters, and other 
writings published in more than 200 of the oldest leading academic journals. The works date from the 
mid-seventeenth to the early twentieth centuries. 

We encourage people to read and share the Early Journal Content openly and to tell others that this 
resource exists. People may post this content online or redistribute in any way for non-commercial 
purposes. 

Read more about Early Journal Content at http://about.istor.org/participate-istor/individuals/early- 
journal-content . 



JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary source objects. JSTOR helps people 
discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching 
platform, and preserves this content for future generations. JSTOR is part of ITHAKA, a not-for-profit 
organization that also includes Ithaka S+R and Portico. For more information about JSTOR, please 
contact support@jstor.org. 



154 Book Reviews 

jawea in Portland, Oregon. The first pages of each journal are re- 
produced. Several pictures are reproduced from Maximilian, Prince 
of Wied's Travels. From the Philadelphia, 1811, reprint of Sergeant 
Patrick Gass's Journal is reproduced the quaint drawing entitled, "An 
American, having struck a bear but not killed him, escapes into a 
tree." 

Those who have collected the works of Lewis and Clark should 
certainly secure this book. It makes a rich supplement to any of the 
other editions. Edmond S. Meany. 



Europe in the Nineteenth Century,- an Outline History. 
By E. Lipson. (London, A. & C. Black, 1916. Pp. 298.) 

In a volume of three hundred pages the writer gives an "analyti- 
cal rather than narrative" account of the various larger European 
states from the fall of Napoleon to the outbreak of the present war. 
The interest is centered primarily in the internal development of the 
peoples on the continent; and the attention is centered at all times on 
the great problems of the nations. It fills a need in the history world 
in this method of presentation; and it is to be highly recommended to 
advanced classes in the history of the period. J. N. Bowman. 



Historical Records and Studies. By the United States Catholic 
Historical Society. (New York, by the Society, 1917. Pp. 208.) 

Volume X in this series is in large measure a memorial to Charles 
George Heberman, who died at his home in New York City, on August 
24, 1916. He was chosen president of the United States Catholic 
Historical Society in 1898. His devotion to the work prompted his 
unanimous re-election year after year until his death. He is given 
credit for much of the work that has been published by the society. 
In this volume there are several of his studies and many appreciations 
of the man from the pens of others. 



Stone Ornaments Used by Indians in the United States and 
Canada. By Warren K. Moorehead. (Andover, The Andover Press, 
1917. Pp. 448.) 

This is a monumental work, beautifully printed and sumptuously 
illustrated. While it has a general interest wherever Indian life is 
studied the greatest interest in the book will be among those in the 
Mississippi Valley and the Eastern states. 

There are about a dozen references to the Pacific Coast. Two 
of these have a special significance. On page 403 the author says: 
"While it seems to the writer the Pacific Coast was settled first, and