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326 — newspapers arrayed against work. 252 Russian occupation of Principali-
ingmen, 322 — relations between labor and ties, 253 — crossing Danube, 255 — Turk-
capital before and after War of Rebellion, ish Quadrilateral, 258 — defeat of Turks
323— claims of working classes, 324 — rail- at Shipka Pass, 262 — capture and loss of
way statistics, 324 — right of laborer to be Plevna by Russians, 263 — disaster of
shareholder, 325 — responsibility of rail- Russians before Plevna, 264. — Part III.,
way companies, 326.

439 – 461 — positions of forces, 439 — im-
War in the East, The, article on, by George portance to Russians of holding Shipka
B. McClellan, 35 - 59 - decrease of Turk- Pass, 441 — contest upon summits of
ish power, 35 – progress of Russia in Balkans, 443 — bad management of Turks,
military strength,36-national differences, 445 — ability of Skobeleff's generalship,
37 — ambitions of Russia, 38 — resources 446 - small engagements near the Kara
of Russia and Turkey compared, 39


Lom, 447 - operations of Suleiman pre-
pographical features of Turkey, 41 dicted, 448 — description of Plevna and
roads of Turkey, 50 – operations of Mar- vicinity, 449 — fortifications of Plevna,
shal Paskévitch in 1828 and in 1829, 53 — 450 — Lovatz and its surroundings, 451
probable plan of Russians, 55 — outline of attack upon Lovatz by Russians, 462 — its
campaign of 1828 and 1829, 56 — depen- capture, 453-attempt by the Turks to
dence of belligerents upon action of other repossess it, 454 - renewal of Russian
powers, 58. — Part II., 246 - 270 — miscal- operations against Plevna, 455 — carrying
culation of Russian forces, 247 — unex- of two points by Russians and ineffectual
pected advance of Turks, 247 — victory of effort to regain them by Turks, 456 — battle
Russiaus at Taghir, 248 — attack and re- of Eshek Kalias, 457 — massacre of Chris-
pulse of Turks, 249 — rout of Turks at tians by Turks, 458— Turks driven to Bay-
Bayazeth, 249 — defeat of Russians at Ze- azeth, 459 – height of Kazil Tepe taken
vin Dooz, 250 — battle with doubtful re- by Turks, 460.
sult at Batoum, 250 - - advantages pos- Whetham, J. W. Boddam, his Across Cen-
sessed by Turks in control of Black Sea, tral America, notice of, 383 – 384.

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