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Reviews of Travels with Charley, In Search of America. By John Steinbeck. (New York: The Viking Press, 1962. 246 pp. $4.95.); Cycles of Conquest. By Edward H. Spicer. (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1962. xii, 609 pp. Illustrations, maps, bibliography, index. $ 12.50.); The Colonial Records of South Carolina, Series I: Journal of the Commons House of Assembly, March 28, 1749-March 19 1750. Edited by J. Harold Easterby and Ruth S. Green. (Columbia: South Carolina Archives Department, 1962. 490 pp. Preface and index. $12.50.); The Department of War, 1781 - 1795. By Harry M. Ward. (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1962. xi, 287 pp. Notes, appendices, bibliography, index. $4.95.); The Twilight of Federalism: The Disintegration of the Federalist Party, 1815 - 1830. By Shaw Livermore, Jr. (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1962. xii, 292 pp. Notes, bibliography, index. $6.00.); The Papers of Henry Clay. Edited by James F. Hopkins and Mary W. M. Hargreaves. Volume II, The Rising Statesman, 1815 - 1820. (Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1961. viii, 939 pp. $15.00.); Washington: Village and Capital, 1800-1878. By Constance Mc-Laughlin Green. (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1962. xviii, 445 pp. Illustrations, bibliographical note, bibliography, index. $8.50.); The Devil’s Backbone, the Story of the Natchez Trace. By Jonathan Daniels. (New York: McGraw-Hill Company, 1962. 278 pp. $6.95.); Lion of White Hall: The Life of Cassius M. Clay. By David L. Smiley. (Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1962. ix, 294 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $6.00.)