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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.
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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

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The Gold Treasure of Northern Ghana. Alec Rowlands, Cardinal Resources Limited.

1/21/2020
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Photo: English: This is the Larabanga Mosque located close to the Mole National Park. It can be found in the Northern region of Ghana in the Damongo District. Date1 June 2013, 06:34:45 SourceOwn work AuthorDieu-Donné Gameli I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following license: This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license. You are free: to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work to remix – to adapt the...

Duration:00:11:48

Do the Democrats have a Plan B for Stop Bernie? @JohnFund @NRO

1/21/2020
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Photo: Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:William_Jennings_Bryan_at_the_1908_DNC_(1)_(cropped1).jpg) File:William Jennings Bryan at the 1908 DNC (1) (cropped1).jpg Created: 31 December 1919 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Do the Democrats have a Plan B for Stop Bernie? @JohnFund @NRO

Duration:00:08:24

Baghdad gang warfare on the road to another Syria. @MPPregent @HudsonInstitute

1/21/2020
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Photo: No Known Restrictions: Baghdad Aerial from Matson Collection, ca. 1920-1934 (LOC) Believed to be in Public Domain From Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Collections (http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/catalog.html) . More on copyright: What does "no known restrictions" mean? (http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/195_copr.html#noknown) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Baghdad gang warfare on the road to another Syria....

Duration:00:12:02

What is the minimum for partisans to get out of Impeachment? @HooverWhalen

1/21/2020
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Photo: Title: A personal history of Ulysses S. Grant, and sketch of Schuyler Colfax (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidpersonalhistoryo00rich) Year: 1868 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1868) (1860s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1860) ) Authors: Richardson, Albert D. (Albert Deane), 1833-1869...

Duration:00:11:45

Broadcast hard news to the people of Iran. @AhmadObali @GunAzTV

1/21/2020
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Photo: English: This photo of Lake Urmia in northwestern Iran was taken from the International Space Station. DateTaken on 12 September 2016 Sourcehttps://www.flickr.com/photos/nasa2explore/31620953152/ AuthorNASA This is a featured picture on Wikimedia Commons (Featured pictures) and is considered one of the finest images. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Broadcast hard news to the people of Iran. @AhmadObali @GunAzTV...

Duration:00:10:39

Lords and ladies at Davos. @lizpeek

1/21/2020
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Image: Two ladies are presented to Emperor Franz Joseph (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Franz_Joseph) at a ball in the Hofburg Imperial Palace (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hofburg_Imperial_Palace) , painting by Wilhelm Gause (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilhelm_Gause) (1900). Elizabeth Peek, Fox News and TheHill, in re: The lords and ladies of the Solar System at Davos: Pres Trump spoke, in fact, to blue-collar workers and African-Americans, on his pro-worker, pro-family,...

Duration:00:12:45

Anybody But Bernie is a thing. @LizPeek

1/21/2020
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Photo: Frederic Edwin Church (1826–1900) Title View in Pittsford, VermontObject typepaintingGenrelandscape artDescription English: Oil on academy board 1848 41.275 x 27.94 cm (16¼" x 11") Public collection Date1848Mediumoil on boardSource/PhotographerArtRenewal.com This work is in the public domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Anybody But Bernie is a thing. @LizPeek...

Duration:00:07:29

Lords and ladies at Davos. @lizpeek

1/21/2020
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Image: Two ladies are presented to Emperor Franz Joseph (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Franz_Joseph) at a ball in the Hofburg Imperial Palace (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hofburg_Imperial_Palace) , painting by Wilhelm Gause (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilhelm_Gause) (1900). Elizabeth Peek, Fox News and TheHill, in re: The lords and ladies of the Solar System at Davos: Pres Trump spoke, in fact, to blue-collar workers and African-Americans, on his pro-worker, pro-family,...

Duration:00:12:07

8/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo

1/21/2020
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Image: Gettysburg Centennial Commemorative issue stamp of 1963 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken readers so close to the experience of the individual soldier. The two-time Lincoln Prize winner Allen C. Guelzo shows us the face, the sights and the sounds of nineteenth-century combat: the stone walls and...

Duration:00:07:57

7/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo

1/21/2020
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Image: CW Arty M1857 Napoleon front Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken readers so close to the experience of the individual soldier. The two-time Lincoln Prize winner Allen C. Guelzo shows us the face, the sights and the sounds of nineteenth-century combat: the stone walls and gunpowder clouds of...

Duration:00:13:55

6/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo

1/21/2020
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Image: "The Harvest of Death": Union dead on the battlefield at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, photographed July 5 or July 6, 1863, by Timothy H. O'Sullivan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timothy_H._O%27Sullivan) Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken readers so close to the experience of the individual soldier....

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5/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo |

1/21/2020
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Image: Union breastworks (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breastworks) on Culp's Hill. The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken readers so close to the experience of the individual soldier. The two-time Lincoln Prize winner Allen C. Guelzo shows us the face, the sights and the sounds of nineteenth-century combat: the stone walls and gunpowder clouds of Pickett’s Charge; the reason that...

Duration:00:11:56

4/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo

1/21/2020
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Image: Maj. Gen. John F. Reynolds (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_F._Reynolds) , USA Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken readers so close to the experience of the individual soldier. The two-time Lincoln Prize winner Allen C. Guelzo shows us the face, the sights and the sounds of nineteenth-century...

Duration:00:08:21

3/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo

1/21/2020
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Image: A Harper's Weekly illustration showing Confederate troops escorting captured African-American civilians south into slavery. En route to Gettysburg, the Army of Northern Virginia kidnapped approximately 40 Black civilians and sent them south into slavery. Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken readers...

Duration:00:13:22

2/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo

1/21/2020
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Image: This 1863 oval-shaped map depicts Gettysburg Battlefield during July 1–3, 1863, showing troop and artillery positions and movements, relief hachures, drainage, roads, railroads, and houses with the names of residents at the time of the Battle of Gettysburg. Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo | The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken...

Duration:00:08:32

1/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo |

1/21/2020
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Image: Battle of Gettysburg. Library of Congress. This is a retouched picture, which means that it has been digitally altered from its original version. Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Vintage Civil War Library) by Allen Guelzo The Battle of Gettysburg has been written about at length and thoroughly dissected in terms of strategic importance, but never before has a book taken readers so close to the experience of the individual soldier. The two-time Lincoln Prize winner Allen C. Guelzo shows...

Duration:00:11:32

4/4 The Floating Kilogram: . . . and Other Editorials on Money from the New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky (Author), James Grant (Foreword).

1/20/2020
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Image: Puck magazine: The survival of the fittest (https://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record.aspx?libID=o275418) , representing the passage of the Gold Standard Act; March 14, 1900. From the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs collection. The Floating Kilogram: . . . and Other Editorials on Money from the New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky (Author), James Grant (Foreword). Paperback – March 6, 2015 From the editor of The New York Sun, 130 astonishing and...

Duration:00:07:33

3/4 The Floating Kilogram: . . . and Other Editorials on Money from the New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky (Author), James Grant (Foreword).

1/20/2020
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Image: Detail from Government. Mural by Elihu Vedder. Lobby to Main Reading Room, Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C. Main figure is seated atop a pedestal saying "GOVERNMENT" and holding a tablet saying "A GOVERNMENT / OF THE PEOPLE / BY THE PEOPLE / FOR THE PEOPLE". Artist's signature is "ELIHU VEDDER / ROMA–1896". The Floating Kilogram: . . . and Other Editorials on Money from the New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky (Author), James Grant (Foreword). Paperback – March...

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2/4 The Floating Kilogram: . . . and Other Editorials on Money from the New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky (Author), James Grant (Foreword).

1/20/2020
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Image: Golden Pectoral from Tovsta Mohyla. Золота пектораль. IV століття до н. е. Товста Могила The Floating Kilogram: . . . and Other Editorials on Money from the New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky (Author), James Grant (Foreword). Paperback – March 6, 2015 From the editor of The New York Sun, 130 astonishing and delightful editorials on the monetary crisis and the need for the restoration of a sound dollar. "Brilliant . . . irrefutable," says Steve Forbes. "The Federalist Papers of a gold...

Duration:00:09:32

1/4 The Floating Kilogram: . . . and Other Editorials on Money from the New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky (Author), James Grant (Foreword).

1/20/2020
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Image: William McKinley (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_McKinley) ran for president on the basis of the gold standard. The Gold Standard Act of the United States was passed in 1900 (approved on March 14) and established gold as the only standard for redeeming paper money, stopping bimetallism (which had allowed silver in exchange for gold). The Floating Kilogram: . . . and Other Editorials on Money from the New York Sun, by Seth Lipsky (Author), James Grant (Foreword). Paperback –...

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