John Howard Whitehouse (1873-1955) was a British educationalist, social reformer and the founder of Bembridge School on the Isle of Wight. Originally published in 1913, this book contains a series of essays by Whitehouse on a variety of social and political issues, ranging from aspects of foreign policy to London's green spaces. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the writings of Whitehouse, British history or politics.
1. Bulgaria and Servia in war: the revelation of nationality; 2. Britain and Germany; 3. Foreign policy; 4. Canon Barnett: an appreciation; 5. A new social experiment; 6. At Brantwood on Ruskin's eightieth birthday; 7. Ruskin and Scott; 8. The hand of the spoiler.