I have seen a good deal of ferocity and savagism, and it was not at all confined to people acknowledged to be barbarians.
But this does not relegate these civilized nations to savagism.
Bancroft is the author of the chapter on savagism and Civilization, and Nemos is to be credited with the writing of some parts.
In savagism, union and coperation are imperfectly displayed.
Civilization has its vices as well as its virtues, savagism has its advantages as well as its demerits.
In short they possess most of the virtues and vices incident to savagism.
The evils of savagism are not so great as we imagine; its pleasures more than we are apt to think.