National Geographic : 1899 Oct
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE Published by the Century Co. ------ o------- New Edition, prepared after a recent visit to the Islands since the American occupation. CUBA AND PORTO RICO, With the Other Islands of the West Indies. By ROBERT T. HILL, of the U. S. Geological Survey. Universally considered the best work on the subject that has appeared-" everything relating to the islands which would interest the reader "-Boston Transcript. It covers all the islands, and the chapter on Porto Rico in the second large edition, now ready, his been revised and brought up to date after a visit to that island since the American occupation. The Athencum (London) says: " It is seldom that such a thoroughly good book has come before us." It covers the subjects of climate, soil, topography, geology, flora, products, industries, political conditions, etc., and it is a handbook which is invaluable to the tourist. o00pages, Beautifully Illustrated, Very Attractive Binding, $3.oo. ---- - o------- CAMPAIGNING IN CUBA. By GEORGE KENNAN. A Study of the Campaign at Santiago by the Author of "Siberia and the Exile System," etc. "In 'Campaigning in Cuba' Mr. Kennan writes of a subject with which he is per fectly familiar, for he was present at the bloody battles he describes, and made careful observations of the conduct of the war. Mr. Kennan enjoys the benefits of extensive travel, splendid judgment, and an analytical mind. He does not hesitate to express his own opinion or to criticise high officials when he thinks they deserve censure, though the reader can readily see that he is frank and fair-minded. The author, who is vice president of the Red Cross Association,went to the front as correspondent of the Outlook, and the basis of this book is the material he contributed to that paper."-Richmond Dispatch. "The most satisfying, the fairest, the most judicial account and criticism of the Santiago campaign." - Times, Los Angeles, Cal. " Mr Kennan has done a public service by this book."-Congregationalist. 12mo, 269 pages, Cloth, $.50o. THE CENTURY CO., UNION SQUARE, NEW YORK. Please mention this Magazine when writing to advertisers.