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The "Sinister Shock of War"

in The Chicago Daily Tribune (Chicago, IL, USA)

p.A5. Extract of 1493 words from first part of "Poland Revisited" begins: "I have never believed in political assassination as a means to an end, and least of all in assassinations of the dynastic order. I don't know how far murder can ever approach the perfection of a fine art, but looked upon with the cold eye of reason it seems but a crude..."

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