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WASHINGTON, D, C. JUDD & DETWEILER, PRINTERS

1901

211860

CONTENTS

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The Influence of Submarine Cables upon Military and Naval Supremacy; by GEORGE 0.

SQUIER..

The Indian Tribes of Southern Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego, and the Adjoining Islands ;

by J. B. HATCHER.....

Location of the Boundary between Nicaragua and Costa Rica ; by ARTHUR P. DAVIS..

The Nicaragua Canal.....

28

The Tsangpo ; by JAMES MASCARENE HUBBARD..

Recent Contributions to our Knowledge of the Earth's Shape and Size by the United

States Coast and Geodetic Survey ; by C. A. Schort..

Explorations in Central East Africa..

42

Geographic Notes....

44

The Principles Underlying the Survey of the Bottom of the Ocean for an All-American

Trans-Pacific Cable to the Philippines and the Orient; by E. W. LITTIEHALES. 48

An Around-the-World American Exposition ; by O. P. AUSTIN.....

49

The Causes that Led up to the Siege of Pekin ; by W. A. P. MARTIN..

53

Singan-the Present Capital of the Chinese Empire ; by JAMES MASCARENE HUBBARD.. 63

The Midnight Sun in the Klondike; by ALICE ROLLINS CRANE.

66

The Northern Lights ; by ALICE ROLLINS CRANE..

69

Japan and China-Some Comparisons ; by HARRIE WEBSTER.

Geographic Notes...

77

Death of Colonel Hilder ; [W J McGEE).....

85

The Origin of Yosemite Valley ; by HENRY GANNETT

86

Geographic Names...

Proceedings of the National Geographic Society

88

Abyssinia—The Country and People ; by OSCAR T. Crosby.

89

The Old Yuma Trail ; by W J MCGEE.

103

The Sea Fogs of San Francisco...

108

Geographic Facts from Report of the Taft Philippine Commission.....

114

The Philippine Exhibit at the Pan-American Exposition ; by D. O. NOBLE HOFFMAN.. 119

Geographic Notes....

123

Geographic Literature...

126

Proceedings of the National Geographic Society.

127

The Old Yuma Trail (continued); by W J McGee

129

Advances in Geographic Knowledge during the Nineteenth Century; by A. W. GREELY.

143

Mexico of Today ; by Don JUAN N. NAVARRO.

152

Geographic Notes..

158

Geographic Literature...

165

Proceedings of the National Geographic Society

166

The Latin-American Constitutions and Revolutions ; by JOHN W. FOSTER..

169

Mexico of Today (continued); by Don JUAN N. NAVARRO.

176

The General Geography of Alaska ; by HENRY GANNETT.

180

George M. Dawson; (HENRY GANNETT]....

197

Geographic Notes...

199

Geographic Literature..

207

Proceedings of the National Geographic Society.

208

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