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New Enrricrss.—India : its Administration and Progress. By Sir John

Strachey. A "fourth edition"—the third appeased in 1902—revised by Sir T. W. Holderness, who writes a preface in which he explains what his editorial work has been. Briefly, it has been to bring up the statement of facts as much as possible to date with the smallest possible change of text, and to add notes. So, a propos of Assam, we are told that this region now belongs, for administrative purposes, to the province of "Eastern Bengal and Assam."—History, Prophecy, and the Monuments. By James Frederick McCurd, LL.D. (Macmillan and Co. 12s. 6d. net.). The three volumes of the original edition (1894, 1896, 1901) put into one.—Years in Uganda and East Africa. By Alfred R. Tucker, D.D., Bishop. (Edward Arnold. 7s. 6d. net.)—History of the Science of Politics. By Sir Frederick Pollock. (Macmillan and Co. 2s. 6d.)