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The John Batchelor Show

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The John Batchelor Show is a breaking-news program that focusses on global politics, economics, war-fighting, hard sciences, space exploration, literature and whimsy. Four hours a night, seven days a week; most rigorous news analysis in the New World; followed daily in 192 countries.

The John Batchelor Show is a breaking-news program that focusses on global politics, economics, war-fighting, hard sciences, space exploration, literature and whimsy. Four hours a night, seven days a week; most rigorous news analysis in the New World; followed daily in 192 countries.

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New York, NY

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Westwood One

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The John Batchelor Show is a breaking-news program that focusses on global politics, economics, war-fighting, hard sciences, space exploration, literature and whimsy. Four hours a night, seven days a week; most rigorous news analysis in the New World; followed daily in 192 countries.

Language:

English


Episodes

143: Lincoln's Code: 4of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt (Author)

7/4/2020
Image:The 1865 execution of convicted Civil War war criminal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_criminal) Henry Wirz (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Wirz) near the U.S. Capitol moments after the trap door was sprung. Alexander Gardner (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Alexander_Gardner_(photographer)) - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Library_of_Congress) 's Prints and Photographs division...

Duration:00:08:08

143: Lincoln's Code: 3of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt (Author)

7/4/2020
Image: Half stereo detail of Lt George Chancellor [Co E 9th Virginia Cavalry] on the Wilderness Battlefield, standing at some Confederate breastworks near Palmer's field on the Orange Turnpike – George Oscar Brown, 1866 G.O. Brown (Life time: Died before 1900) - Original publication: 1866 Immediate source: Library of Congress P&P Detail, Half stereoview of George Chancellor on the Wilderness Battlefield, standing at some Confederate breastworks near Palmer's field on the Orange Turnpike -...

Duration:00:13:45

143: Lincoln's Code: 2of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt (Author)

7/4/2020
Image:Skulls remaining on the field and trees destroyed at the Battle of the Wilderness, 1864. Possibly G. O. Brown (https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q44426442) - File from The Photographic History of The Civil War in Ten Volumes: Volume Three, The Decisive Battles (https://archive.org/stream/photographichist03mill#page/21/mode/1up) . The Review of Reviews Co., New York. 1911. p. 21. Skulls remaining on the field and trees destroyed at the Battle of the Wilderness, 1864. Lincoln's Code: 2of4:...

Duration:00:09:28

143: Lincoln's Code: 1of4: The Laws of War in American History Hardcover – September 4, 2012 by John Fabian Witt (Author)

7/4/2020
Image: United States Old Capitol Prison (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Capitol_Prison) , ca. 1860 - ca. 1865 Alternate Photograph: :Image:Capitolprison2.gif (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Capitolprison2.gif) War Department. Office of the Chief Signal Officer - National Archives and Records Administration (https://www.archives.gov/) (NAIL Control Number: NWDNS-111-B-2292) - image link (http://media.nara.gov/media/images/6/18/06-1800a.gif) Public Domain...

Duration:00:09:55

143: James Madison: 2of2: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Brookhiser (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

7/4/2020
Image:English: James Madison by a French artist ("Excessively rareǃ") Identifier: unequalledcollec00henk (find matches (https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&profile=default&fulltext=Search&search=insource%3A%2Funequalledcollec00henk%2F) ) Title: The unequalled collection of engraved portraits of the Presidents of the United States, belonging to Hon. James T. Mitchell : embracing rare portraits of George Washington, the unique collections of portraits of Thomas...

Duration:00:09:21

143: James Madison: 1of2: Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Richard Brookhiser (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

7/4/2020
Image: Image from page 521 of "A compilation of the messages and papers of the presidents" (1911) Identifier: messagespapersof01unit Title: A compilation of the messages and papers of the presidents (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidmessagespapersof01unit) Year: 1911 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1911) (1910s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1910) ) Authors: United States....

Duration:00:12:01

143: The Nile: 4of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher)

7/4/2020
Image: Identifier: nilenotesfortrav95budg (find matches (https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&profile=default&fulltext=Search&search=insource%3A%2Fnilenotesfortrav95budg%2F) ) Title: The Nile : notes for travellers in Egypt (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidnilenotesfortrav95budg) Year: 1895 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1895) (1890s...

Duration:00:07:25

143: The Nile: 3of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher)

7/4/2020
Image Cairo, fleet of boats on the Nile, ca. 1910 Egyptian views; Cairo (Masr). Fleet of native boats of the Nile. Dry plate stereograph by the American Colony Jerusalem Photo Department, approximately 1900 to 1920. Taken from the Eric and Edith Matson Collection (http://lcweb2.loc.gov/pp/matpchtml/matpcabt.html) at the U.S. Library of Congress (http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html) . [PD] This picture (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/matpc.01482) is in the public domain. The Nile: 3of4:...

Duration:00:13:57

143: The Nile: 2of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher)

7/4/2020
Image:On the Nile Sanford Robinson Gifford (July 10, 1823 – August 29, 1880) was an American landscape (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Landscape) painter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Painting) and one of the leading members of the Hudson River School (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hudson_River_School) . Gifford's landscapes (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Landscape_art) are known for their emphasis on light and soft atmospheric effects, and he is regarded as a practitioner of Luminism...

Duration:00:06:49

143: The Nile: 1of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (Author), Peter Ganim (Narrator), Blackstone Publishing (Publisher)

7/4/2020
Image:English: Postcard showing British barracks on the Nile c. 1910, built during the British occupation of Egypt. Date | circa 1910 Source | eBay.com Author | Publisher: Lichtenstern & Harari, Cairo The Nile: 1of4: Travelling Downriver Through Egypt's Past and Present: The Vintage Departures Series Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Toby Wilkinson (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Toby+Wilkinson) (Author), Peter Ganim...

Duration:00:12:42

143: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:4of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

7/4/2020
image: Image from page 17 of "Gettysburg; the story of the battle of Gettysburg and the field, described as it is on the fiftieth anniversary, 1863-1913" (1913) Identifier: gettysburgstoryo01penn Title: Gettysburg; the story of the battle of Gettysburg and the field, described as it is on the fiftieth anniversary, 1863-1913 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidgettysburgstoryo01penn) Year: 1913...

Duration:00:10:14

143: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:3of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

7/4/2020
image: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:3of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Bevin+Alexander) (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Edoardo+Ballerini) (Narrator), Audible Studios...

Duration:00:11:14

143: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:2of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

7/4/2020
image: Title: Annual reports to the secretary of war (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidannualreportstos00uni) Year: 1900 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1900) (1900s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1900) ) Authors: United States. Gettysburg national military park commission. (from old catalog)...

Duration:00:09:33

143: Sun Tzu at Gettysburg:1of4: Ancient Military Wisdom in the Modern World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Bevin Alexander (Author), Edoardo Ballerini (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

7/4/2020
image:Title: mage from page 57 of "Gettysburg : the story of the Battle of Gettysburg and the field described as it is on the fiftieth anniversary, 1863-1913" (1913) Identifier: gettysburgstory00penn Title: Gettysburg : the story of the Battle of Gettysburg and the field described as it is on the fiftieth anniversary, 1863-1913 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidgettysburgstory00penn) Year: 1913...

Duration:00:10:04

142: New York at War: 4of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe (Author)

7/4/2020
Image: (w) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Delano) , photographer. Title | [Untitled] (additional information in italics from Lower Manhattan seen from the S.S. Coamo leaving New York (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a37403) , see below) Date | December 1941 [between 1935 and 1942] Medium | 1 negative : nitrate ; 35 mm. New York at War: 4of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe...

Duration:00:09:26

142: New York at War: 3of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe (Author)

7/4/2020
Image: son Contributors Eno, Amos F. (1836-1915), Collector Müller, Théodore (1819-1879), Lithographer Imprimerie Lemercier et cie, Publisher Simpson, Artist collections In Collections NYPL Collection of American Historical Prints New York Assorted New York Collection. create Source New York Public Library link Link http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/ copyright Copyright info Public Domain New York at War: 3of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H....

Duration:00:12:30

142: New York at War: 2of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe (Author)

7/4/2020
Image: Plan of the City of New York, with the recent and intended Improvements, Drawn from actual survey by William Bridges City Surveyor; AD 1807. Description | English: An interesting and unusual map, this is William Bridges’ 1807 revival or the failed 1801 Mangin-Goerck Plan. Those who know New York’s shoreline will pause at the perfect blocks and ridged angles of this plan no more accurate today than it was in 1801 when Mangin first presented it. Mangin, a talented French architect, and...

Duration:00:08:04

142: New York at War: 1of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe (Author)

7/4/2020
Image: -1700 - 1798 person Contributors Eno, Amos F. (1836-1915), Collector Burgis, William (fl. 1716-1731), Artist collections In Collections NYPL Collection of American Historical Prints New Amsterdam New Amsterdam. New York City. New Orange. create Source New York Public Library link Link http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/ copyright Copyright info Public Domain New York at War: 1of4: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham 1st Edition. by Steven H. Jaffe...

Duration:00:12:13

141: The Third Coast: 4of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thomas Dyja (Author), David Drummond (Narrator), & 1 more

7/3/2020
Image Chicago Lakefront, 1938 Date | 1938 Source | Photographic vista by Kaufmann & Fabry via [1] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pan.6a040888) Author | Kaufmann & Fabry Permission (Reusing this file (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Reusing_content_outside_Wikimedia) ) | Copyright deposit; Kaufmann & Fabry; October 10, 1938. Not renewed per Library of Congress. The Third Coast: 4of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thomas Dyja...

Duration:00:10:07

141: The Third Coast: 3of4: When Chicago Built the American Dream Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thomas Dyja (Author), David Drummond (Narrator), & 1 more

7/3/2020
Image Union Stockyards John Vachon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:John_Vachon) - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Library_of_Congress) 's Prints and Photographs division (https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/) under the digital ID fsa.8c19586 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8c19586) . This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing...

Duration:00:10:40