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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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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

147: LIFE LINCOLN: 1of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo.

7/5/2020
Image: Lincoln's funeral train (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Funeral_train) Unknown author - http://www.hearse.com/funeral_ceremonies/us.presidents/people/lincoln_president_abraham.html The "Old Nashville." The locomotive pulled the funeral train of President Abraham Lincoln (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraham_Lincoln) from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, Illinois. Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:LincolnTrain.jpeg) File:LincolnTrain.jpeg Created: circa 1860 date...

Duration:00:12:07

147: LIFE LINCOLN: 2of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo.

7/5/2020
Image:East Room of White House Harper's Weekly, May 6, 1865 - https://ladailymirror.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/funeral_lincoln1.jpg?w=624&h=430 East Room of White House Funeral of Abraham Lincoln Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Funeral_lincoln1.jpg) File:Funeral lincoln1.jpg LIFE LINCOLN: 2of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE...

Duration:00:07:16

147: LIFE LINCOLN: 3of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo.

7/5/2020
Image President Lincoln's funeral procession in New York City Photographed by Brady - Harper's Weekly, May 13, 1865, p. 296-297 URL source from the Library of Congress (http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/alhtml/alrb/stbdsd/00406600/001.html) Permission details PD-OldView more (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Funeral_and_burial_of_Abraham_Lincoln#) Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Lincoln_funeral_in_New_York_City.jpg) view terms File:Lincoln funeral in New York City.jpg LIFE...

Duration:00:12:07

150: LIFE LINCOLN: 4of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE (Author). Allen Guelzo.

7/5/2020
Image::Harrisburg PA: Funeral train of A. Lincoln Unknown author - http://www.post-gazette.com/news/nation/2015/04/19/Harrisburg-to-observe-Lincoln-funeral-train-on-Tuesday/stories/201504190067 Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Abraham-Lincoln-funeral-train_Harrisburg.jpg) File:Abraham-Lincoln-funeral-train Harrisburg.jpg LIFE LINCOLN: 4of4: An Intimate Portrait Hardcover – October 14, 2014. by The Editors of LIFE...

Duration:00:09:06

151: 1/2 My Thoughts Be Bloody: The Bitter Rivalry Between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth, by Nora Titone.

7/5/2020
Image: Portrait of Edwin Booth by John Singer Sargent, 1890, which hung at The Players clubhouse. Now in the collection of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amon_Carter_Museum_of_American_Art) . My Thoughts Be Bloody: The Bitter Rivalry Between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth, by Nora Titone. John B. Lloyd (Narrator), Doris Kearns Goodwin (introduction and notes), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher). Audible Audiobook – Unabridged...

Duration:00:09:12

149: 8/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

7/5/2020
Image: The Last Hours of Abraham Lincoln, designed by John B. Bachelder and painted by Alonzo Chappel (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alonzo_Chappel) (1868), depicting together those who visited the dying president throughout the night and early morning of April 14–15, 1865. Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1?ie=UTF8&field-author=Abraham+Lincoln&text=Abraham+Lincoln&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) . David S. Reynolds...

Duration:00:07:54

148: 7/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

7/5/2020
Image: Horace Greeley restored Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1?ie=UTF8&field-author=Abraham+Lincoln&text=Abraham+Lincoln&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) . David S. Reynolds (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_2?ie=UTF8&field-author=David+S.+Reynolds&text=David+S.+Reynolds&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)...

Duration:00:12:58

147: 6/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

7/5/2020
Image: Portrait of Harriet Beecher Stowe by Alanson Fisher, 1853 (National Portrait Gallery (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Portrait_Gallery_(United_States)) ) Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1?ie=UTF8&field-author=Abraham+Lincoln&text=Abraham+Lincoln&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) . David S. Reynolds...

Duration:00:09:53

146: 5/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

7/5/2020
Image: Abraham Lincoln (1860) by Mathew Brady (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathew_Brady) , taken the day of the Cooper Union speech Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1?ie=UTF8&field-author=Abraham+Lincoln&text=Abraham+Lincoln&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) . David S. Reynolds...

Duration:00:09:12

145: 4/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

7/5/2020
Image: Lincoln and Johnson campaign poster Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1?ie=UTF8&field-author=Abraham+Lincoln&text=Abraham+Lincoln&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) . David S. Reynolds (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_2?ie=UTF8&field-author=David+S.+Reynolds&text=David+S.+Reynolds&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)...

Duration:00:07:53

145: 3/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

7/5/2020
Image: "Running the 'Machine' ": An 1864 political cartoon takes a swing at Lincoln's administration—featuring William Fessenden (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Fessenden) , Edwin Stanton (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Stanton) , William Seward (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_H._Seward) , Gideon Welles (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gideon_Welles) , Lincoln and others. Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln...

Duration:00:13:04

144: 2/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

7/5/2020
Image: Photograph showing the March 4, 1861, inauguration of Abraham Lincoln in front of U.S. Capitol Building (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._Capitol_Building) Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1?ie=UTF8&field-author=Abraham+Lincoln&text=Abraham+Lincoln&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) . David S. Reynolds...

Duration:00:08:07

144: 1/8 Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln. David S. Reynolds, editor

7/5/2020
Image: Lincoln Lincoln's Selected Writings, by Abraham Lincoln (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_1?ie=UTF8&field-author=Abraham+Lincoln&text=Abraham+Lincoln&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) . David S. Reynolds (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_book_2?ie=UTF8&field-author=David+S.+Reynolds&text=David+S.+Reynolds&sort=relevancerank&search-alias=books) (Editor); First Edition (Norton Critical Editions)...

Duration:00:11:27

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