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Page 12 - The whole art of war in its historic evolution has never been treated on such an ample and comprehensive scale, and we question if any recent contribution to the exact history of the world has possessed more enduring value.'— Daily Chronicle.
Page 25 - In elegance, delicacy, and tact it ranks with the best of his novels, while in the wide range of its portraiture and the^ subtilty of its analysis it surpasses all his earlier ventures.
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Page 37 - We know no book of this class better fitted for use in the higher forms of schools.'— Guardian.
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Page 23 - A practically new translation of this book, which the reader has, almost for the first time, exactly in the shape in which it left the hands of the author.