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Dexter Perkins


Our Foreign Policy

The Latin American Policy of the United States. An Historical Interpretation. By Samuel Klagg Bemis. Harcourt, Brace and Company. $4.50. U. S. Foreign Policy. Shield of the Republic. By Walter Lippmann. Little, Brown and Company. $1.50. The Latin [...]

The Future of the Democratic State

The Future of Industrial Man. A Conservative Approach. By Peter F. Drucker. The John Day Company. $2.50. The Techniques of Democracy. By Alfred M. Bingham. Duell, Sloan and Pearce. $3.00. In a famous passage, in one of his chapters on the developm [...]

What Nazi Methods Mean

No Other Road to Freedom. By Leland Stowe. Alfred A. Knopf. $3.00. Prance on Berlin Time. By Thomas Kernan. J. B. Lippincott Company. $2.75. Pattern of Conquest. By Joseph C. Harsch. Doubleday, Doran and Company. $2.50. Men of Europe. By Andre" [...]

The Peacemakers

Memoirs of the Peace Conference, By David Lloyd George. Two volumes. New Haven: Yale University Press. $10.00. My Memoir. By Edith Boiling Wilson, Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Mcrrill Compaivy. $3.50. Woodrow Wilson. By Ray Stannard Baker. Volume VIII. N [...]

Woodrow Wilson as War Leader

Woodrmv Wilson: Life and Letters. Volume VII. By Ray Stannard Baker. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Company. $5.00. In the seventh volume of his monumental work on Wood-row Wilson Ray Stannard Baker has abandoned the method which distinguished [...]

Wilson and the War

Woodrow Wilson: Life and Letters. Volume VI. By Ray Stannard Baker. Garden City: Doufolcday, Doran and Company. $5.00. It is the fashion, amongst the generation that has come to manhood since the World War, to cast doubt upon the wisdom of the c [...]

Neutrality and the World War

Neutrality, 1914-1915. By Ray Stannard Baker. Garden City:  Doubleday, Doran and Company. $4.00. At Washington, as the reviewer sits down to write this review, the sagacious statesmen of the post-war period are busy framing neutrality legisla [...]

McAdoo and Baker

Crowded Years. The Reminiscences of W. G. McAdoo. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. $5.00. Newton D. Baker: America at War, By Frederick Palmer. New York: Dodd, Mead and Company. 2 vols, $7.50, As time goes on, the historian of American politics [...]

High Command

My Experiences in the World War. By General John J. Pershing. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company. 2 vols. $10.00. The Memoirs of Marshal Poch. Translated by T. Bentley Mott. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Company. $5.00. General john j [...]

Adams Contra Mundum

The Adams Family. By James Truslow Adams. Boston: Little, Brown and Company. $4.00. Letters of Henry Adams. Edited by W. C. Ford. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. $5.00. In the history of the United States there are other families than the Adamse [...]

Figures in Perspective

John Brovtm. The Making of a Martyr. By Robert Pcnn Warren. New York: Brewer and Warren. $5.00. Jefferson Davis: Political Soldier. By Elisabeth Brown Cutting. New York: Dodd, Mead and Company. $5.00. Rutherford B Hayes: Statesman rf Retw'on. By H. [...]

Adams, Polk and Houston

The Diary of John Quincy Adams. 1794-1845. Edited by Allen Nevins. New York: Longmans, Green and Company. $5.00. Polk. The Diary of a President. 1845-49. Edited by Allen Nevins. New York; Longmans, Green and Company. $5.00. The Raven. A Biography o [...]

Portrait of a Soldier

The Motion at War. By General Peyton C. March. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Company. $3.00. Mr. Dooley once said of Theodore Roosevelt's account of the exploits of the Rough Riders in the Spanish-American War that the true title of the [...]