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<ul><li><p>World Affairs Institute</p><p>Year-book on Commercial Arbitration in the United States. American Arbitration AssociationAdvocate of Peace through Justice, Vol. 90, No. 5 (MAY, 1928), p. 327Published by: World Affairs InstituteStable URL: .Accessed: 14/06/2014 23:59</p><p>Your use of the JSTOR archive indicates your acceptance of the Terms &amp; Conditions of Use, available at .</p><p> .JSTOR is a not-for-profit service that helps scholars, researchers, and students discover, use, and build upon a wide range ofcontent in a trusted digital archive. We use information technology and tools to increase productivity and facilitate new formsof scholarship. For more information about JSTOR, please contact</p><p> .</p><p>World Affairs Institute and Heldref Publications are collaborating with JSTOR to digitize, preserve and extendaccess to Advocate of Peace through Justice.</p><p> </p><p>This content downloaded from on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 23:59:48 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p></p></li><li><p>1918 BOOK REVIEWS </p><p>cuts, been released for exhibition through out Germany. </p><p>THE NATIONALISTS OF CHINA have reached an agreement with the United States cover </p><p>ing all points in dispute regarding the Nan </p><p>king outrages over a year ago. </p><p>NEGoTIATIONS FOR ARBITRATION TREATIES </p><p>were announced by the Department of State </p><p>with Austria and Hungary on March 23; with Czechoslovakia on March 27, the </p><p>Netherlands on March 30, and with Switzer </p><p>land on April 2. The last named is the fif </p><p>teenth arbitration treaty of its kind between </p><p>the United States and a foreign country. </p><p>BOOK REVIEWS </p><p>YEAR-BoOK ON COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION IN </p><p>THE UNITED STATES. American Arbitra </p><p>tion Association. Pp. 1142 and index. </p><p>Oxford University Press, American </p><p>Branch, 1927. Price, $7.50. </p><p>Arbitration in the settlement of commer </p><p>cial disputes has much to teach those who </p><p>seek for arbitration between nations. The </p><p>former has already risen from dream to </p><p>reality, and it is now true that the Ameri </p><p>can business public is overwhelmingly in </p><p>favor of such methods of settlement for com </p><p>mercial disputes. This year-book is the first of its kind in </p><p>the United States. It tells how arbitration can be secured in various trades, what it </p><p>will be likely to cost, and explains the rules </p><p>laid down to govern the decision. The chap ters on the International Chamber of Com </p><p>merce, the Chamber of Commerce of the </p><p>United States, and the local chambers of commerce reveal the long steps already taken toward the reign of justice in economic </p><p>relationships. </p><p>WE AND THE WORLD. By William C. Red </p><p>field. Pp. 194 and index. Silver Burdett and Co. </p><p>Mr. Redfleld, Secretary of Commerce, 1915-1919, has here written a small supple </p><p>mentary reader in geography for the use of </p><p>schools. It is attractively printed and pro </p><p>fusely Illustrated with half-tones of photo graphs. The book presents, in an interest </p><p>ing way, many surprising details of our </p><p>commercial and industrial relations with other parts of the world. The chapters treat of the sources of all sorts of domestic articles known to children, from the family shoes and buttons, to shellac, camphor and </p><p>foodstuffs. </p><p>Such a book ought, as the author hopes it will, help children to appreciate other countries and our mutual dependence, thus </p><p>contributing somewhat to the ultimate peace of the world. </p><p>LORD BYRON's HELMET. By Maud Howe Elliott. Pp. 110. Houghton, Mifflin Co., </p><p>Boston, 1927. Price, $1.50. </p><p>This Is an odd little book. It contains a </p><p>bit about the connection of Lord Byron with the Greek War of Independence of 1821-30, </p><p>especially of his death, in 1824. More about </p><p>Surgeon Samuel Gridley Howe and his later </p><p>enthusiastic labors for Greek liberty. The </p><p>greater portion of the book, however, is a </p><p>narrative of the expedition to Greece, in </p><p>1926, of Dr. Howe's daughter, Maud Howe </p><p>Elliott, and her presentation to that country of the helmet which Byron had had made for himself and which Dr. Howe later bought. The helmet had, for a generation and more, been kept in the Howe's home in America, a memento of the cause to which both Byron and Dr. Howe had consecrated their efforts </p><p>many years ago. The intimate little diary and descriptions </p><p>of persons and places in Greece, which Mrs. Elliott kept during her trip, lends particular interest to the book. The story of the helmet itself makes an unusual story thread, link </p><p>ing together the Greece of the 1820's and of the 1920's. That country becomes very real before the reader lays down the volume. </p><p>INTERNATIONAL Civics. By Pitman B. Potter and Roscoe L. West. Pp. 307 and index. </p><p>Macmillan Co., New York, 1927. </p><p>This attractive, illustrated text-book is ex </p><p>cellent in plan and scope. There is an evi </p><p>dent desire to keep its statements unpartisan, in spite of the fact that the authors are </p><p>strong backers of the League of Nations, to which they allot a large amount of space. There is no treatment at all of the many </p><p>This content downloaded from on Sat, 14 Jun 2014 23:59:48 PMAll use subject to JSTOR Terms and Conditions</p><p></p><p>Article Contentsp. 327</p><p>Issue Table of ContentsAdvocate of Peace through Justice, Vol. 90, No. 5 (MAY, 1928), pp. 259-328Front MatterEditorialsCENTENNIAL HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEACE SOCIETY [pp. 261-261]THE CLEVELAND CONFERENCE: "A Breath of Wind in the Sails" [pp. 261-263]THE PROGRAM [pp. 263-266]OUR GOVERNMENT'S PEACE PROPOSAL [pp. 266-268]DISARMAMENTANOTHER FAILURE? [pp. 268-270]CRUELTY [pp. 270-270]THE DISTRESS IN CHINA [pp. 271-272]AS TO THE UNIVERSAL DRAFT [pp. 272-276]</p><p>WORLD PROBLEMS IN REVIEWDISARMAMENT WORK AT GENEVA [pp. 276-280]POLISH-LITHUANIAN NEGOTIATIONS [pp. 280-282]END OF THE FRENCH CHAMBER OF DEPUTIES [pp. 282-283]DISSOLUTION OF THE REICHSTAG [pp. 284-284]GREAT BRITAIN AND EGYPT [pp. 284-286]INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS LEAGUE [pp. 286-287]THE WORLD COURT IN THE UNITED STATES SENATE [pp. 287-295]AN AMERICAN PROGRAM FOR INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE: PROVISIONAL STATEMENTS AND INQUIRIES FOR DISCUSSION [pp. 296-297]</p><p>TRIBUTE [pp. 297-297]THREE FACTS IN AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY [pp. 298-305]THE PEACE MOVEMENT AND THE MID-CENTURY REVOLUTIONS [pp. 305-310]A TURNING POINT IN THE HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH-SPEAKING PEOPLES [pp. 310-319]CRUELTY AS PLEASURE MAN'S MONOPOLY [pp. 319-322]INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTSFULL TEXT OF THE KELLOGG NOTES TO BERLIN, TOKYO, AND ROME, APRIL 13, 1928 [pp. 322-323]M. BRIAND'S PROPOSED TREATY [pp. 324-324]</p><p>News in Brief [pp. 325-327]BOOK REVIEWSReview: untitled [pp. 327-327]Review: untitled [pp. 327-327]Review: untitled [pp. 327-327]Review: untitled [pp. 327-328]Review: untitled [pp. 328-328]Review: untitled [pp. 328-328]</p><p>BOOKS RECEIVED [pp. 328-328]</p></li></ul>


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