while the Americans, sensitive as well as vainglorious or patriotic, on their part had not been idle, whether in the magazines or in books.
Niles' weekly Register, and The North American review, with Edward Everett as editor, hurried to the defence, and Timothy Dwight, Irving, Fenimore Cooper, and Paulding were among those who, with or without finesse, parried the foreign thrusts.
Robert Walsh wrote An appeal from the judgments of great Britain respecting the United States (18 9), while John Neal of Portland carried the fight into the enemy's camp by contributing to Blackwood's magazine from 1823 until 1826.
After Dwight's death his Travels in New England and New York were published, four substantial volumes, representing vacation journeys which he had taken for reasons of health from 1796 on. They are full of exact information on every conceivable subject — on the prevailing winds, on the excellencies of the colonists of New England, their enterprise and industry, their love of s
Mowatt, Anna Ogden, 223, 229, 230
Murray, John, 249, 252, 255, 321
Murray, Mrs., Judith, 233
Murray, Lindley, 292
Muscle Seatoniance, 263 n.
Musings (Dana), 240
Mystery of flowers, the, 267 n.
Nadowessiers Todtenlied, 212
Napoleon, 170, 185, 211
Narrative of surprising Conversions, 61
Narrative of the troubles with the Indians of New England, 25
Nathan Hale, 167
Nation, the, 216 n., 262 n., 289 n.
Nature, 328, 334, 346, 352, 358
Neal, John, 208, 292, 307, 308, 309-310
Ned Myers, 302
Neidig, W. J., 216 n.
Neill, Rev. Edward D., 18 n.
Nelson, Admiral, 246
New American magazine, the, 123
New England Courant, the, 93, 94, 112-113
New England magazine, the, 215 n.
New England magazine of knowledge and pleasure, the, 122
New England weekly journal, the, 113-114
New England's crisis, 152
New England's memorial, 20, 23, 27
New England's prospect, 151
New Englands Trials, 16