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r erman Barbarians
WHAT THEY SAY':
As representatives of German science and art, we, the
u undersigned, do   solemnly protest, before     the  civilized
- world, against the lies and     slanders with which      our
::enemies lhave recently stained Germany's just and good
cause...
-  IT IS NOT TRUE that we are waging war contrary to
the law  of nations. Our soldiers are guilty      neither of
indiscipline nor of cruelty...
o Believe us! Believe that, in this struggle, we will go
V to the end as a: civilized, people, as a people to whom    the
t  inheritance of a Gothe, a Beethoven and a Kant, is as
_--: sacred as it s owwn land and its lhome. We answer for it
o> on our names and OUR HONOUR. ยป
WILHELM VON BODE, director of the Berlin Museums. - L. BRENTANO, prof.-
of political econony. - F. VON DEFREGaER. - RICHARD DEHMEL. -
A. LEISSMANN, prof. of protestant theology. - R. EUCKEN, prof. ot philo-
sophy. - LUDWIG FULDA. -  ERNST H2ECKEL, prof. of zoology. -
Prof. ADOLF VON HARNAK, chief librarian ot the Royal Library. -
GERHART HAUPTMANN. - MAX KLINGER. - P. LABAN, prof. of Law. -
KARL LAMPRECHT, prof. of history. - MAX. LIEBERMANN. - F. VON LTSZT,
prof. of Law. - HEINRICH MORF, prof ot roman philology. - FnVIED
NAUMANN. - WALTER NERNST, prof. of physics. - WILHELM OSTWALD,
prof. ot chemistry - MAX PLANCK, prot. of physics. - WILHSLM
R(ENTGEN, prot. of physics. - G. VON SCHMOLLER, prof. of political
economy. - MARTIN S PARN, prof. of history. -  F. VON STUCK. -
HERMANN SUDERMANN. - HANS THOMA. -WILHELM TRUBNER. - SIEGFRIED
WAGNER. - FEuIx VON WEINGARTNEt.- WILHELM WINDELBAND,,PrOf. of
Philosophy. - WILHELM WUNDT, prof. of philosophy. Etc., etc.
(Extract from the manifest of the German intellectuals.)
IWHAT THEY -DO:-
THEIR CONFESSIONS
Longeviller, August 24th 1914.
Dorf durch die I Pioniere zerstrt. 3 Frauen an den Bdiumen
erhngt...
Village destroyed by the 11th Enoineers. Three women hanged on the
tree... .(Extract from a German soldier's note-book.)
s0;;000                              ~~~~~P. T. O.


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