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Books Of The Week

Does The League Stand For Justice ? They That Take the Sword. By Douglas Jerrold. (John Lane. 6s. net.) Reviewed by F. R. HOARE When one has been putting forward in speech and......

Cromwell And The Monarchy

Charles I and Cromwell. By G. M. Young. (Peter Davies. 7s. 6d.) Reviewed by JOSEPH CLAYTON This scholarly and highly engaging essay is uncommonly good reading. How 'did it come......

Irish Martyrs

The Irish Martyrs of the Penal Laws. By Myles V. Ronan, C.C., M.R.I.A. (Burns Oates and Washbourne. 5s.) Reviewed by J. ARTHUR O'CONNOR Few saints are outstanding by contrast......

Ginger Beer

Palmerston. By E. F. Malcolm-Smith. (Duckworth. 2s.) Reviewed by T. CHARLES EDWARDS A good, if not particularly critical, aceount of the most popular of English statesmen in the......

Rome From Within

Rome From Within. By Dr. Selden Peabody Delany. (Coldwell. 8s. 6d.) Reviewed by W. E. ORCHARD, D.D. Dr. Delany was one of the most distinguished converts to the Catholic Church......

Germany At War

Hitler's Motorisierte Stossarmee. By A. Willer. (Editions du Carrefour, Paris. n.p.). Reviewed by EDWARD QUINN Miss Dorothy Woodman pointed out with considerable evidence two......

Preaching The Gospel

Pioneers of the Faith. By Lieut.-Col. F. J. Bowen. (Ouseley, 5s.) Reviewed by IRIS CONLAY Books on the foreign missions were always distributed at school as prizes for good......

A Difficult Play

Equity Follows the Law. A play by Louis J. Walsh. (Quota Press, Belfast, 2s. 6d.) Reviewed by G. WYNNE RUSHTON It is a little difficult to know what to say about this play by......

The Twenty-third Jepson

Lucy and the Dark Gods. By Edgar Jepson. (Herbert Jenkins. 7s. 6d.) Mr. Edgar Jepson is at it again. He has written twenty-two thrillers and Lucy is his twenty-third, nor do his......

Pages Of

Honour Our Ambassador King. By Basil Maine. (Hutchinson. 3s. 6d.) To produce a life of King Edward VIII within a few days of his accession is a feat. Marvellous stories are told......

The Baptists In U.s.s.r.

Christians Under the Hammer and Sickle. By Paul Voronaeff. (Defender Publishers, Wichita, Kansas. 25 cents.) A slender booklet written by a young Russian Baptist for his own......

One Of The Danger-spots

Night Over the East. (Sheed & Ward. 7s. 6d.) The Death Box. By Alexei Tolstoi. (Methuen. 78. 6d.) Little Mascot, By Carmel Haden Guest. (Hutchinson. 7s. 6d.) Secret Marriage. By......