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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

Description:

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

179: Lincoln Unbound: 2of2: How an Ambitious Young Railsplitter Saved the American Dream--and How We Can Do It AgainHardcover – June 11, 2013

7/12/2020
Image Title: Abraham Lincoln and the downfall of American slavery (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidabrahamlincolnd00broo) Year: 1914 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1914) (1910s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1910) ) Authors: Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookauthorBrooks__Noah__1830_1903) Subjects: Lincoln, Abraham,...

Duration:00:10:35

179: Lincoln Unbound: 1of2: How an Ambitious Young Railsplitter Saved the American Dream--and How We Can Do It AgainHardcover – June 11, 2013

7/12/2020
Image: Abraham Lincoln (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraham_Lincoln) resided in Springfield for 24 years Original work: Thomas Hicks (1823-1890, artist) Leopold Grozelier (1830-1865, lithographer) W. William Schaus (publisher) J.H. Bufford's Lith. (printer) Restoration: Adam Cuerden (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Adam_Cuerden) - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Library_of_Congress) 's Prints and Photographs...

Duration:00:10:12

178: Fierce Patriot: 8of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

7/12/2020
Image:The Burning of Columbia, South Carolina (1865) by William Waud (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Waud) for Harper's Weekly (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harper%27s_Weekly) William Waud (d. 1878) for Harper's Weekly. - 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 cph.3c33068 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c33068) ....

Duration:00:07:34

178: Fierce Patriot: 7of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

7/12/2020
Image:Sherman's burning of McPhersonville, South Carolina (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McPhersonville,_South_Carolina) , illustrated by William Waud (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Waud) (March 4, 1865) William Waud (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:William_Waud) - 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...

Duration:00:13:11

178: Fierce Patriot: 6of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

7/12/2020
Image: Image from page 436 of "Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea .." (1891) Identifier: lifedeedsofgener02nort Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea .. (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidlifedeedsofgener02nort) Year: 1891 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1891) (1890s...

Duration:00:09:29

178: Fierce Patriot: 5of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

7/12/2020
Image:Year: 1891 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1891) (1890s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1890) ) Authors: Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookauthorNorthrop__Henry_Davenport__1836_1909) Subjects: Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891...

Duration:00:09:36

178: Fierce Patriot: 4of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

7/12/2020
Image: Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea .. (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidlifedeedsofgener02nort) Year: 1891 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1891) (1890s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1890) ) Authors: Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909...

Duration:00:08:00

178: Fierce Patriot: 3of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

7/12/2020
Image:Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea .. (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidlifedeedsofgener02nort) Year: 1891 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1891) (1890s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1890) ) Authors: Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909...

Duration:00:12:53

178: Fierce Patriot: 2of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

7/12/2020
Image:Title: Life and deeds of General Sherman, including the story of his great march to the sea .. (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidlifedeedsofgener02nort) Year: 1891 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1891) (1890s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1890) ) Authors: Northrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909...

Duration:00:07:25

178: Fierce Patriot: 1of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), & 1 more

7/12/2020
Image:English: Picture a young William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891) in military uniform.Français : Image du jeune William Tecumseh Sherman (https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Tecumseh_Sherman) en uniforme militaire. Datum | Published November 1907 Quelle | The Generals of the American Civil War (http://www.generalsandbrevets.com/ngs/shermanwt.htm) Urheber | Autor unbekannt Fierce Patriot: 1of8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged/ Robert O'Connell...

Duration:00:11:37

178: The Founders at Home: 4of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

7/12/2020
Image: Printmakers include Asher B. Durand, Henry Bryan Hall, George Hayward, J.B. Longacre, Max Rosenthal. Draughtsmen include David McNeely Stauffer.Title from Calendar of the Emmet Collection.Citation/reference : EM691 Date | 1783 Source | https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-31b3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 Author | Scan by NYPL The Founders at Home: 4of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet...

Duration:00:07:17

178: The Founders at Home: 3of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

7/12/2020
Image: itle: Illustrated New York city and surroundings. A descriptive guide to places of interest (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidillustratednewyo01hobb) Year: 1889 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1889) (1880s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1880) ) Authors: Hobbs, Charles W (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookauthorHobbs__Charles_W) Subjects:...

Duration:00:13:26

178: The Founders at Home: 2of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

7/12/2020
Image: Title: Historical collections of the state of New Jersey: past and present: (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidhistoricalcollec00barber) Year: 1868 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1868) (1860s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1860) ) Authors: Barber, John Warner, 1798-1885. [from old catalog]...

Duration:00:09:51

178: The Founders at Home: 1of4: The Building of America, 1735-1817. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Myron Magnet (Author, Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

7/12/2020
Image: Late residence of Thomas Jefferson, Monticello, Va. Name | Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 Topics | Houses; Homes and haunts UUID | d15ece00-c605-012f-f163-58d385a7bc34 imageID | 420350 NYPL catalog ID (B-number) | b14547333 Collection | Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History. Collection UUID | 510d47da-258e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 RLIN/OCLC | NYPG96-F3 Hades struc ID | 166193 Printmakers include H.B. Hall, Albert Rosenthal, Max Rosenthal. Draughtsman is David...

Duration:00:09:15

177: A Wicked War: 4of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

7/11/2020
ImageTitle: The Mexican war: a history of its origin, and a detailed account of the victories which terminated in the surrender of the capital; with the official despatches of the generals. To which is added, the treaty of peace, and valuable tables of the strength and losses of the United States army (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidmexicanwarhistor00inmans) Year: 1850 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1850) (1850s...

Duration:00:10:28

177: A Wicked War: 3of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

7/11/2020
Image: Attack on Chapultepec, Sept. 13th 1847--Mexicans routed with great loss Date | 1847 or 1848 A Wicked War: 3of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (https://www.amazon.com/Amy-S-Greenberg/e/B001ITYGFM/ref=dp_byline_cont_ebooks_1) (Author) Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Wicked-War-Lincoln-Invasion-Mexico-ebook/dp/B0082XLYX4/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1594521956&sr=1-1 Often forgotten and overlooked,...

Duration:00:10:50

177: A Wicked War: 2of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

7/11/2020
Image English: Print shows a scene from the Battle of Monterrey, led by General Zachary Taylor and General William J. Worth, during the Mexican-American War.1855. Library of Congress. Date | 1855 Source | http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/grant-mexican-american-war/ Author | Library of Congress A Wicked War: 2of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg...

Duration:00:08:33

177: A Wicked War: 1of4: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Kindle Edition. by Amy S. Greenberg (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

7/11/2020
Image: "Battle of Churubusco--Fought near the city of Mexico 20th of August 1847 / J. Cameron." Hand tinted lithograph Date | 1847 Source | Library of Congress[1] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g06128) Author | John Cameron (artist), Nathaniel Currier (lithographer and publisher) Other versions | Partially restored version of File:Battle of Churubusco.jpg (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Battle_of_Churubusco.jpg) . Rotated. Perspective crop. Dirt and stains removed. No other...

Duration:00:10:54

165: The Captain Who Burned His Ships: 1of2: Captain Thomas Tingey, USN, 1750-1829 Kindle Edition. by Gordon Brown (Author) Format: Kindle Edition

7/11/2020
Image:English: British Burning Washington (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Burning_Washington) Date | 1816 Source | This illustration is from the 1816 book, The History of England, from the Earliest Periods, Volume 1 by Paul M. Rapin de Thoyras. The source holder, of this book, is the U.S. Library of Congress. Author | Book: Paul M. Rapin de Thoyras The Captain Who Burned His Ships: 1of2: Captain Thomas Tingey, USN, 1750-1829 Kindle Edition. by Gordon Brown...

Duration:00:11:07

176: 1781: 2of2:The Decisive Year of the Revolutionary War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Tonsetic (Author), Noah Michael Levine (Narrator), & 1 more

7/11/2020
ImageEnglish: Eugène Louis Lami (12 January 1800 – 19 December 1890) was a French painter, watercolorist, lithographer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithographer) , illustrator and designer. He was a painter of fashionable Paris during the period of the July Monarchy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/July_Monarchy) and the Second French Empire (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_French_Empire) and also made history paintings and illustrations for books such as Gil Blas...

Duration:00:06:20