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An English Analysis of Wilson Mr. Keynes's Prologue to His Economic Dis? cussion Enlivens His Book By William L. McPheraon MR. KEYNES In hi? "The Eco? nomic Consequences of the Peace" (Harcourt, Rraco A Howe) has solved the prob? lem of. making an economic study a "best Beller." That in in Itself a stroke of genius. His method shows that the imagination of a literary artist may vitalizo ?ven a typical product of what Carlyle not inaptly called "the dismal science." Mr. Keynes is the editor of "Tho Economic Journal," of London, and was the representative of the British Treas? ury at the peace conference. He was engaged in drafting the repatriations -?ection of the treaty, and threw up his appointment in disgust at what he held to be the economic severity and tho political insincerity of the terms Imposed or. Germany. He thereupon determined to set forth to the world his very pronounced view of the ruin? ous economic consequences of the peace. The Wilson Prologue Bur how could such a view be brought home to the publics which it was especially intended to interest and convince?those of Great Britain and the United States? Mr. Keynes ?ays that the British peoplo never read the treaty. Neither did the American peo? ple. They couldn't be brought to con? sider its Immensely complicated and economically puzzling details. They probably will give little attention now 10 those details, or to Mr. Keynes's ? riticism of them. But a great many people on both sides of the Atlantic will want to read the Keynes book, not for lta exposition of the unenforce ability of tho reparations provisions ; of the treaty, but for Its singularly ! trenchant estimate In the way of a ? ; prologue of President Wilson's 'achievements as the supposed guiding ? | spirit of the peace conference. This chapter is a tour de force. It has virility, sparkle and sardonio humor. ? 1 Whether one agrees with its author's conclusions or not. he. cannot escape | the feeling: that here is a portrait drawn with intellectual gusto, with im- ! aginative vigor and with a certain I | biting, Hogarthian effect. It is a criti S cal contribution to the understanding! ! of a great historical episode which the j future cannot ignore. Mr. Keynes writes of the President in a spirit of disillusionment. But he seems to have sensed the chief intel? lectual deficiencies which led to Mr. Wilson's tragic failure at Paris. The author's dissection of the President's character as our chief plenipotentiary ; already has been widely reproduced in this country. It presents the head of the American delegation as a man of ' high vision, but. lacking capacity to i master the concrete details of the in tr?cate peace settlement. Say? Mr. j Keynes: Ideas Incomplete "The President was like a Non- I conformist minister, perhaps a Pr?s- j byterian. His thought and his tern- I per&ment. were essentially theologi cal, not intellectual, with all the | strength and the weaknerv of that / Remarkable Xnv Book Human Nature In BUSineSS By Fred C.Kelly A veritable gold mine of unusual information for merchants, officials and executives?and for those who want to be. The psychology of business reduced to plain, everyday terms. Filled with original, practical business building ideas. Illustrated. At Ail Bookstores, $1.90 Set. New Tork Xjor.dorri T i A'"? *i"Kh.uSt; G- ?"- PUTNAM'S SONS '* ?T?0?* ?? Jnst West of ?th Ave. Stiwid. '7 Am the Father of a Son? who went to France. When he went to college, two years before he went to war, I gave him your book, STILL JIM. When he went to France he took STILL JIM with him. Now he is at home, in hospital, and he and his friends are reading THE FORBIDDEN TRAIL, and asking for other books bv you. I wish every returning soldier had to read THE FORBIDDEN TRAIL." Savs a faet?n- owner: "I have ashed all my men to read THE FORBIDDEN TRAIL. I believe it mil steady them as it did me." Fiction that is in the best sense a literary creation, vet that expresses truly the economic problems that confront us today, that is what HONORE WILLSIE'S novels do, and that is why we recommend? THE FORBIDDEN TRAIL By HONORE WILLSIE Author of "STILL JIM," "The Heart of the Desert," etc. At all bookshops. 443 Fourth Ays. FREDERICK A. STOKES COMPANY New York ?ZANE GREY American novelist?has had as his constant Ideal the de? sire to give the world its best interpretation of the life of the old West. He wanted to paint it all with an artistry that would do justice to the understanding that his years of life and study had brought, and give not the surface alone, but the spiritual values that lay underneath. Several million American readers have recognized Zane Grey's splendid achievement, and now critical America is awakening to the fact that here is an authentic voice in American literature. Zane Grey will go down as the novelist who has with true Homeric bigness written the glorious epic of the great West. The Man of The Forest By ZANE GREY is just off the press. To his admirers that announcement is enough. If you have not discovered Zane Grey, do so in the pages of this romantic novel of a hidden Paradise and how a man and a woman discovered love together in the shadow of its circling mountains and the deeper shadow of. danger that lurked behind them. Adventure, romance, and the glorious panorama of the West are in these pages. THE MAN OF THE FOREST is the big novel of 1920. Wherever Books Are Sold. > Est 1817. HARPER & BROTHERS. New York. manner of thought, feeling and) ex? pression. ... In practice his ideas were nebulous and incomplete. He had no plan, no scheme, no con? structive ideas whatever for clothing with the flesh of life the command? ments which he had thundered from the White House. He could have preached a sermon on any of them i or have addressed h stately prayer to ; the Almighty for their fulfillment; but he could not frame their concrol e application to the actual state of Europe." Mr. Keynes, who sat with th? Coun? cil of Four occasionally, contrasts the President's rigidity and inelasticity of mind with the medium-like sensitive? ness and mental agility of Lloyd George, a master of opportunist poli? tics, and the blas? and cynical clarity of Clemenceau. For these two Mr. Wil? son was no match in tho arts of inti? mate and secret diplomacy. He went to Paris to impose a peace of justice, or conciliation, based' on his fourteen points. He came away, Mr. Keynes holds, with a peace which denied the fourteen points in letter and spirit. Keynes's point, of view is that of an economists-pacifist. He is an interna? tionalist, an anti-nationalist. He want? ed to see a peace made whicn would restore, as far as possible, Europe's pre-war economic status. He , had a tender spot in his heart for Germany, as the key factor in the old European economic situation. He seems also to be. something of a parlor Socialist, akin in his political ideas to Dr. Wilhelm M?hion. Calls It Ruthiess These predilections, which naturally iound little sympathy at Paria, must be taken into account in judging the ?ase he makes against the peace. He maintains that it is a Carthaginian peace, ruthless toward the conquered and dishonoring the victors. He also holds that the treaty violated the as? surances given to Germany in the ne? gotiations which preceded the armi? stice. But this contention rests on the as? sumption that the Deace forecast by the fourteen points and President Wilson's utterances was to be u peaco of reconciliation and renunciation. It was to be a peace of justice. But jus? tice implies punishment of the guilty. It may be argued, plausibly enough, that the treaty did not. conform to the preconceptions of President Wilson. But those preconceptions were person? al. They were not shared h,y the Amer? ican people any more than they were shared by our European allies. The economist-pacifist interpretation of the fourteen points had to yield at Paris to the demand that Germany should be made to atone for her sins by an adequate penalty. Indemnity Demanded The greater part of the book is de? voted to a demonstration that the in? demnity assessed against Germany is exorbitant and cannot be recovered in goods, labor and money. This is not a new thesis or a new discovery. In a speech in the Senate on August 29,1919, Mr. Knox set forth the substance of Mr. Keynes's argument. Ho said, "The treaty, as it stands, cannot be en? forced," tho chief reason being that the financial indemnities couldn't be collected. It is, in fact, a simple mat? ter to show that the reparations clauses of the treaty, vrritten to meet JACINTO BENAVENTE, Spanish leading playwright and \ *' the new manager of the Teatro Espa?ol. He is the author of ''Plays by Benavente?Second Series," translated by John Garrett Underh?l and published by Charles Scrib? bler's Sons Lloyd George's election promises, are ! unlikely ever to be satisfied: by pay ! ments of the. character provided for by them. Mr. Keynes says the minimum !is 510.000,000,000 and that Germany can't pay more than $10,000,000,T)00. What is the alternative? Mr. Keynes favors reducing the indemnity to $10, 000,000,000 and giving Germany a free 1 hand as to the manner of raising and ; paying that sum. But there is another i alternative indicated in the treatv it j self. If Germany cannot pay in cash or commodities, she can pay France, at ; least, in territory. France's most I ! pressing indemnity asset is and always has been the left bank of the Rhine. That bank is to remain in possession i of the Allies?that is, the French?in ?case Germany defaults on the money : or commodities reparations. As remedies Mr. Keynes suggests a revision of the. treaty, so as to release : (?ermany from most of her present in? demnity obligations, and, as a counter ? poise, the cancellation of the debts of ?? Franco and Italy to Great Britain and the United States and the cancellation of (?reat Britain's debt, to us. The ; first remedy is iinp-racticable, the author says, unless the present gov ' crnments of Europe aro overthrown? 1 certainly a stiff condition precedent. W? dal Wave At/EthelM.Dell Author of "The Lamp in the Desert.' "The Way of an lia?ile." "The Rocks of Valprt," "The Hundredth Chance," "Greatheart" "The Keeper of the Door," "Bars of Iron," "The Knave of Diamonds," etc., etc. lie was an artist whose first, last and only love was his Art. Hut the girl did not understand, so she gave him her heart? offered him her all?which he used to feed an insatiable ambition. "The Tidal Wave'' is a story of great power and deep sentiment, by Kthel Dell, whose last season's tremendous success, "The Lamp in the Desert," ranked fourth in the list of best selling books. Kthel Dell's work is distinguished by the magic touch of genrus which marks the true artist in the writing of fiction. "Readers of 'The Tidal Wave' certainly need no en? couragement to go on with the other three or four stories in the volume." At All Bookstores c. p.. Putnam's Sons N*w York. 1 Wost 45th St lu?. Weit of 3th Ay?. London, 7i Bertfor-d St., ?an*. Blasco Ihanez through the vigor and dramatic power of his extraordinary novels Mare' Nostrum (Our Sea) and The Four Horsemen Of the Apocalypse has aroused two hemispheres. The best critics of Franco, England and the United States compare him to Hugo, Dumas and Balzac. Librarians and booksellers alike report them month by month as among the books most in demand all over the country. His masterly novels The Shadow of the Cathedral Blood and Sand and La Bodega (The Fruit of the Vine) each of special interest, are to be followed this spring by Woman Triumphant (La Maja Desnuda). In preparation. You cannot afford to miss reading these tremendously vital novels. Each has a great subject, fascinating characters, compelling interest. Price, $1.90 each, at any bookstore or may be ordered direct from E. P. DUTT-ON & CO., 681 Fifth Avenue, New York I The league of nations certainly cannot cancel France's conditional claim to the Rhineland without France's con? sent. Won't Be Popular Tho second remedy will excit?? little i enthusiasm in tho United States. Mr. | Keynes doesn't clearly suggest, as ; others have done, that as a compensa ! tion for a remission of the European ? debts the United States should be al ? lowed to rewrite the peace conditions, I so as to bring them more into con? formity with Mr. Wilson's original peace plan. But this is about the i last thing which would appeal to the i United States. It will probably help j Europe in a pinch. It muy remit in j terest on the European debt* or even scale down the obligations of some 'countries. But it would never think ! of doing so with the intention of re? modeling Europe to its own desire. I The bitter lesson of the Paris experi ? ment will -hardly be forgotten within a generation. What. Mr. Keynes ignores j also is that the European Allies have ; all received or expect to receive very largo territorial and political compen? sations. The United States has ac? quired no territory. Why shouldn't the territorial acquisitions be stricken off the balance sheet, if there is to be a true international economic account? ing? Romance of Alaska "Single Track," the Tale of a Mining Camp Rather avoiding trie obvious tint ol tho average war story, Mr. Grant, in "A Single Track," published by W. S, Watt & to.. New York, lias written a pleasant tale about a girl and a mine in the heart of Alaska. The story has excitement and a well completed plot. More thar anything else, perhaps, it is tho story ot the gradual developments of the glrl's character and self-reliance. The heroine, Janetta Gildersleeve, the typical spoiled wealthy girl, finds that her family fortunes are exposed to im? minent danger. She resolutely fncea the hardships of a mining camp and sur? prises her friends by her ability to turn the tide of ruin on her brother's ene : mies. There is a delightful air of com i fort throughout the entire book, and yet one is never sure that matters will ac? tually end well. Mr. Grant evidently believes in the efficacy of coincidence, for the right per? son happens along at just..the right moment. At times we are skeptical, but ; we read and enjoy the story even with | this trusting air. It is well worth your while to read "A Single Track," for it is essentially an entertaining story. Stories of Spain a_ "Rich Color and Violent Passion in Two Tales . IN THE preface to "Their Son" and "The Necklace" I published by Boni & Liveright, New York) (?erorgo . Allan .England gives Eduardo Zamacois I the very extravagant title of a "Spanish ' Guy de Maupassant." The author's handling of the short story does in cer? tain ways suggest the methods of de Maupassant, but the masterly construc? tion and fine irony that distinguish the work of the Frenchman are lacking in these two tales. The stories are stimulating, at the outset. Mr. Zamacois starts, in each case, with a vivid description of a character with great dramatic possi ; bilities. In Amedo Zuredo, the central j character of "Their Son," he creates a | man of the courage and force that pro ! duce both great sacrifices and great | crimes. At the beginning of "The Neck? lace" there is a skillful characteriza ! tion of a green-eyed courtesan, which ! sends us racing through the story on ? rho scent, of a particularly stirring I tragedy. The atmosphere of these [ stories is highly colored - ;ihnost flam? boyant. Even if the background were , less vivid the catastrophes. which j occur regularly from time to time, are enough to keep a waning interest alive. j However, in most instances, the real | ism of the characters peters out, the development of the plot becomes rather i forced and the reader is not surprised to come upon an anticlimax at the end of each story. In "Their Son," Raphaela is the one i character who remains realistic I throughout. Under the tinsel of phy ? sical charm and a vivacious Latin tem | perament, she hides a drab soul. Her ! every act and utterance testify to such mediocrity that it is hard to 1 sympathize with her. The contrast be ' tween this woman and her husband is an interesting one. She yields to crime ; because she is weak and shallow. | Amedeo, on the other hand, commits j crimes because, according to his stand lards, the one manly method of punish ' ing a wrongdoer is to try to kill him. | He is a victim of righteous indignation : and Spanish ethics. The style of ''The Necklace" is both simple and bold. There is an abun? dance of keen analysis and good de? scriptions; but the story i? rather forced and too highly spiced to ring true. The suspense, unnecessarily pro? longed,-Instead of heightening the in? terest, becomes monotonous. The ehar ' acters do not develop or deteriorate i naturally, but without fair warning ! suddenly leap the bonus of normal ?psychology. Particularly exaggerated ! is the lovesick student. His love soon 1 degenerates into a psychosis tinged with a sickly heroism; and from that i time on he ceases to arouse any sym | pathetic emotion. The only thing which [ could give substance to "The Necklace" | is a keen analysis of the psychology of the melancholy young man. This Mr. Zamacois does not offer us. At the end lie tries to save the story by an I extremely dismal attempt at irony. J Birds in Town and ?/?!!?!?^ By W.H.HUDSON V lii?|J %*> Author of "Far Away and Long Hgo." I Charming sketches of bird life ai seen in old London garden?, in quaint Cornish j j villages, along Devon lanes, and the Argentine land of the author'* youth. I Illustrated in color from the beautiful originals? of E. J. Detmold. $4.00 Books by W. H. HUDSON Far Away and Long Ago. With Portrait. $2.50 Idle Days in Patagonia. Illustrated. $1.75 The Purple Land. Introduction by T. Roosevelt. $1.75 A Crystal Age. Foreword by Clifford Smyth. $1.75 Obtainable at any bookstore or may he ordered direct from E. P. BUTTON & CO., 681 Filth Avenue, New York | THE SECRET OF THE STRONG APPEAL OF Leonard Merriek seems to increasingly intrigue his fellow writers. Men like Barrje, W. D. Howells, Hewlett, Pinero, Locke and Munro discuss it in the prefaces to the volumes they sponsor. The Nation's solution is: "Merriek studies his women, who are poles apart, with ait intensity and a sensitiveness rarely* matched, . . .- His people are terribly real; his situations have an interest sharpenec by their inevitability." The Times credits his work with a "fineness as oi ? pure gold," adding: "Those who wish to see humanity portrayed truly, por trayed with its foibles and weaknesses and potentialities for greatness, wil scarcely need to be advised to read a novel which bears upon its title pag< the name of Leonard Merriek." ABOVE ALL THEY ARE "SUPREMELY ENTERTAINING" Conrad In Quest of His Youth. Preface by J. M. Barrie ; The Actor-Manager. Preface by W. D. Howelb | Cynthia. Preface by Maurice Hewlett The Position of Peggy Harper. Preface by A. W. Pinerc The Worldlings. Preface by Neil Munrc I The Man Who Understood Women and Other Stories. \ While Paris Laughed: the Pranks and Passions of the Poet Tricotrin : i Each, $1.75 net, at any bookstore, or may be ordered direct from ?JE..P. BUTTON & CO., 681 Filth Avenue, New Yorl Raymond Robins and the Soviets Head of Red Cross Mission Gives a Vivid Picture of Affairs in Russia m j ?/"!"> AYMOND ROBINS'S OWN ] 4k 1^ STORY," as told in short, ? ^^_ incisive sentences by Will? iam Hard 'Harper's) pre? sents a remarkably vivid picture of the iv/eep of the Russian revolution as seen by the head of the American Red Cross mission in Russia. Robins has i been accused of sympathy with Bol? shevism, and it is true that his state? ments have furnished considerable ma 1 terial for Bolshevik apologists in this country. But the charge, as applied to ? he man's personal views, is altogether false and unfounded. Hard tells of one occasion when Robins st-nyed up until 2 o'clock in the morning pour? ing out floods of argument to prevent him from joining the Socialist party. As i believer in religion and individ? ualism, Robins was altogether opposed to the materialism and collectivism of Lcnine and Trotzky. Denounced Bolshevism Robins's attitude toward the Bol? shevik government was quite simple. He fought against its establishment with all his power. He made speech ufter spoeeh denouncing Bolshevism before sullen, simetimes hostile, audi? ences of war-weary soldiers. He dis? tributed large quantities of pro-war propaganda. But, in spite of all his i iforts, he saw Bolshevism grow stronger and stronger, until the feeble ; Kerensky government collapsed like a ! house of cards and L?nine and Trotzky ! installed themselves as new rulers of ' Russia. From this moment the Soviet ; government, was a fact, an unpleasant disagreeable fact, but still a fact. Not ! being a professional diplomat, Robins .did not feel that much was to he gained by solemnly treating the Bol , sheviki as if they were non-existent. ! Active hostility to them was impossi I ble, as no effective nucleus of resist | anee existed ajnong the Russian people r.nd no Allied troops were available for intervention. Under these circum? stances Colonel Robins dealt with the Soviet government exactly as he would hove dealt with the Czai's government, or with any other government, how? ever objectionable, that might be oi use in the struggle against Germany. Probably the most significant reve? lation in Robins's story is Lenine's of? fer, presented to him in writing, to op? pose the conclusion of the Brest I.itovsk peace if America and the Al? lied governments would agree to give Russia effective military and economic support. Whether or not this offei ; was sincere cannot be definitely de 1 cided. as it was ignored by the Wash j ington State Department. Robins be ; lieved it was sincer?, and in this vievi he was confirmed even by such a pro nounced anti-Bolshevist as Mr. Harolc Williams. There was an utter absence of hypoc j risy in the relations between Robini land the Bolshevik leaders. Robin i wanted to win the war. The Bo'.she I viki wanted to create a world-wide revo I lufion. Robins looked upon Bolshevisn as an impractical, pernicious and de structive theory. The Bolsheviki wer impartial in their hostility to ai "capitalist" nations. Utterly sunderei in their ultimate ideals, Robins an. the Bolsheviki had a common irnme diate aim: the defeat of Germa militarism, which constituted the moa immediate threat to the Russian prole tarian revolution. According to Robins' own testimony, he was never "d'ouble crossed." His trains ran through o scheduled time; his Red Cross supplie ? were promptly and honestly distributee Vivid Sketches Through Mr. Hard's medium Robin j gives vivid, clearcut sketches of Trotzk and L?nine. Trotzky impressed Robin ? as a marvellous orator, capable o ! moving an audience to Its depths. Hi ; eloquence at times blinded him t reality: at Brest-Litovsk he seriousl i thought that he could check the Gei | man armies with an onslaught of revc j lutionary rhetoric. L?nine was a ma j of very different type, slight and ur j impressive in figure, dry and me ! chanical in speech, yet possessed c immense power over his associate through his cold, relentless logic. H ?never cherished any illusions about th possibility of a German revolution ? a result of the Brest-Litovsk negotit I tions. He was bitterly attacked by son: ' of his colleagues for his refusal 1 : believe in th? practicability of a star against the invading Germans. At. Soviet meeting Radek, a Bolahevi journalist, said to him: "If there were 500 courageous me in Petrograd we would put you i , prison." To which L?nine, in an eminent characteristic spirit of calm, auste: ' irony, replied: "Some people, indeed, may go prison; but if you will calculate tl probabilities you will see that it much more likely that I will send y< '. than you me." Whether or not Colonel Robins right in his opinions about Bolshevis and the best means of combating his work possesses tremendous val? and significance. It Is one of the fe : really big books that have so far bei ?written about the Russian Revolutio ! It Is full of pulsating life and rii | color and fascinating anecdotes; ai ,at the same time the author Is perha ?as impartial In his viewpoint as a ft | lible man can be expected to be. "Open Gates to Russia," by Malcol W. Davis (Harper's) is a descript? of Russia and the Russian people, wr j ten without political bias, and with i ; evident view to the ultimate resumptl ?of commercial relations between th | country and America. The author convinced that Russia and America a j naturally complementary markets. Ri sia possesses many stores of econon j wealth which have been only vt lightly tapped. Extraordinarily rich - grain and mineral resources, R>jj!:. only requires peace and normal corrc? tioss to become a great producir-i country. On the other hand, American manufactured good? wjll be in gr?a demand for many years in a country whose economic development, al-ra-j backward, has been temporarily g}jf, tered by war and revolutions yT Davis does not confine hlms-Mf to s (j-,. cussion of the commercial possibilitfat of Russia; he also emphasizes the varied beauties of the country aid tin lovable character of the people. He points out that, just as R.u?sian lift could be made easier and more pleas ant by the adoption of American me? chanical devices, so Arneriean U}% could be made broader and deeper by ? wholesome infiltration of Russin idealism and esthetic feeling. niai, trated w'th a number of excellent pit; turo?, the book is a veritable re*?? ?ation of a country that has become very much of a mystery to most Arnnr j icans during the last few vears. Books Received War OPPORTUN IT I F. S IN" AVIATION* B* Captain Arthur S-*-cet ser. V. S. .Mr i?r. lets, ana Gordorr I.arr-.ony, ?at? ?'.eutonar.-. in the Royal Air For<-e. Cariada. Pub? lished by Harper Ar Bros., New York. A study of the future possibilities of aviation. CAfOHT BT TH? TURKS. By Irraaeii Yeats-Brown. Published, by th? iif i rntltan Company. New York. The exciting story of a British ??? cer who was captured by the Turks. MY ESCAPE FROM GERMANY By irlo A. Keith. Published by the Century Company, New York. 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