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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.

Location:

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

152: Vicksburg: 8of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

7/6/2020
Image:Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ulysses_S._Grant) , USA The original uploader was The Mystery Man (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:The_Mystery_Man) at English Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/) . - 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 cwpbh.01058...

Duration:00:09:04

152: Vicksburg: 7of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

7/6/2020
Image: TITLE: Siege of Vicksburg--13, 15, & 17 Corps, Commanded by Gen. U.S. Grant, assisted by the Navy under Admiral Porter--Surrender, July 4, 1863, by Kurz and Allison Kurz and Allison - Source: Library of Congress (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g01754) Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Battle_of_Vicksburg,_Kurz_and_Allison.png) File:Battle of Vicksburg, Kurz and Allison.png Created: circa 1888 date QS:P,+1888-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902 Vicksburg: 7of8:...

Duration:00:13:49

152: Vicksburg: 6of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

7/6/2020
Image: en:Battle of Champion Hill (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Champion_Hill) . Sketched by Mr. Theodore R. Davis. Theodore Russel Davis (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Theodore_R._Davis) - Source Harper's Weekly (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harper%27s_Weekly) , Volume: 1863, Issue: 06/20, Page Range: 0393ad-0393ad Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Battle_of_Champion_Hill.png) File:Battle of Champion Hill.png Created: 1 January 1863 Vicksburg: 6of8:...

Duration:00:07:34

152: Vicksburg: 5of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

7/6/2020
Image: Union gunboats bombard Confederate positions during the Battle of Grand Gulf (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Grand_Gulf) . F.H. Schell and Thomas Hogan. A list of artists and engravers can be found on p. 23 of the PDF (http://access.bl.uk/item/pdf/lsidyv38dd1937) . - This file is from the Mechanical Curator collection (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:British_Library/Mechanical_Curator_collection) , a set of over 1 million images scanned from out-of-copyright books...

Duration:00:12:23

151: Vicksburg: 4of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

7/6/2020
Image Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_T._Sherman) , USA Mathew Brady (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathew_Brady) (1823–1896) - The Photography Book, Phaidon Press, London 1997. ISBN 0714836346 (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:BookSources/0714836346) http://www.dodmedia.osd.mil/Assets/Still/1999/DoD/HD-SN-99-01784.JPEGhttps://www.archives.gov/research/civil-war/photos/images/civil-war-176.jpg Verwendung in der deutschsprachigen Wikipedia...

Duration:00:10:15

151: Vicksburg: 3of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

7/6/2020
ImageThe Chickasaw bluffs as seen from General M. L. Smith's position Harry Fenn (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Fenn) . A list of artists and engravers can be found on p. 23 of the PDF (http://access.bl.uk/item/pdf/lsidyv38dd1937) . - This file is from the Mechanical Curator collection (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:British_Library/Mechanical_Curator_collection) , a set of over 1 million images scanned from out-of-copyright books and released to Flickr Commons by the...

Duration:00:11:06

152: Vicksburg: 2of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

7/6/2020
Image: Porter's flotilla arrives; General Sherman is going in a yawl to the flagship, USS Benton (1861) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Benton_(1861)) . Julian Oliver Davidson. A list of artists and engravers can be found on p. 23 of the PDF (http://access.bl.uk/item/pdf/lsidyv38dd1937) . - This file is from the Mechanical Curator collection (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:British_Library/Mechanical_Curator_collection) , a set of over 1 million images scanned from...

Duration:00:08:30

152: Vicksburg: 1of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller (Author), Rick Adamson (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher)

7/6/2020
Image: View of Vicksburg vicinity and fortifications, 1863 View author information (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:View_of_Vicksburg.jpg) Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:View_of_Vicksburg.jpg) File:View of Vicksburg.jpg Uploaded: 2007-08-02 23:57:35 Vicksburg: 1of8: Grant's Campaign That Broke the Confederacy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Donald L. Miller...

Duration:00:11:01

159: 8/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

7/6/2020
Image: General Pickett's famous charge at Gettysburg.. The principal part of the Federal army was on the north side of the Chickahominy Hills division. Confederate forces met this large force with impetuous courage. Some of his brigades were broken. The national forces were steadily gaining ground. Jackson had not arrived. It was a critical moment. Three brigades under Wilcox were ordered forward against the Federal left flank, to make a diversion in favor of the attacking columns. Pickett’s...

Duration:00:07:56

158: 7/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

7/6/2020
Image: John L. Burns (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_L._Burns) , veteran of the War of 1812 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_of_1812) , civilian who fought at the Battle of Gettysburg with Union troops, standing with bayoneted musket. Mathew Brady (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathew_Brady) 's National Photographic Portrait Galleries, photographer. From the Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress...

Duration:00:14:06

157: 6/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

7/6/2020
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 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Allen+C.+Guelzo) . Robertson Dean (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Robertson+Dean) (Narrator), Random House Audio...

Duration:00:07:52

156: 5/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

7/6/2020
Image: L. Prang & Co. print of the painting, Hancock at Gettysburg, by Thure de Thulstrup, showing Pickett's Charge. Restoration by Adam Cuerden. Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Allen+C.+Guelzo) . Robertson Dean (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Robertson+Dean) (Narrator), Random House Audio...

Duration:00:12:24

155: 4/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

7/6/2020
Image: Maj. Gen. J. E. B. Stuart, CSA Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Allen+C.+Guelzo) . Robertson Dean (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Robertson+Dean) (Narrator), Random House Audio (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_3?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Random+House+Audio) (Publisher)....

Duration:00:08:25

154: 3/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

7/6/2020
Image: Union breastworks (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breastworks) on Culp's Hill Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Allen+C.+Guelzo) . Robertson Dean (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_2?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Robertson+Dean) (Narrator), Random House Audio...

Duration:00:13:42

153: 2/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

7/6/2020
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, by Allen C. Guelzo (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Allen+C.+Guelzo) . Robertson Dean...

Duration:00:08:23

152: 1/8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo.

7/6/2020
Image: This 1863 oval-shaped map depicts Gettysburg Battlefield during July 1–3, 1863, showing troop and artillery positions and movements, relief hachures (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hachure_map) , drainage, roads, railroads, and houses with the names of residents at the time of the Battle of Gettysburg. Gettysburg: The Last Invasion, by Allen C. Guelzo (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_audible_1?ie=UTF8&search-alias=audible&field-keywords=Allen+C.+Guelzo) . Robertson Dean...

Duration:00:11:44

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