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The John Batchelor Show

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.

Episodes

  • (1/2) Trends in geopolitical, economic, and technological developments increasingly need to be viewed within a global context. Gregory R. Copley

    Aug 17 2019

    Image: New York City streets in 1890. Besides telegraph lines, multiple electric lines were required for each class of device requiring different voltages. Public domain.  Book of Old New York. Henry Collins Brown. 1913. Defense and Strategic Planning Challenges in an Entirely New Age  (1 of 2) Trends in geopolitical, economic, and technological developments increasingly need to be viewed within a global context. The age of stovepiping, which worked during much of the Cold War, cannot be expect...more

  • (2/2) Trends in geopolitical, economic, and technological developments increasingly need to be viewed within a global context. Gregory R. Copley

    Aug 17 2019

    Image: Population density (people per km2) map of the world in 1994. In relation to the equator it is seen that the vast majority of the human population lives in the Northern Hemisphere, as 67% of the Earth's land area is there. Public domain. (A more recent population density map can be found at   http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/gpw/)  Defense and Strategic Planning Challenges in an Entirely New Age  (2 of 2) Analysis. By Gregory R. Copley, Editor , GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs. Trends ...more

  • Endangered Species Act: “cumbersome . . . has ill-served both wildlife & rural communities”; Brian Yablonski (@BrianYablonski), PERC Exec Dir

    Aug 17 2019

    Post: "Gift for the Grangers," 1873 print promoting U.S. farmers' organization. Public domain...The excitement over the language choice of "endangered" or "threatened" in the Endangered Species Act. https://www.perc.org/2018/04/24/the-road-to-recovery/Brian Yablonski (@BrianYablonski), PERC Exec Dir (@PERCtweets) The statute provides for the listing of two categories of species: “endangered” species, which are currently at risk of extinction, and “threatened” species, which are at risk of becom...more

  • #TheScalaReport: Should we punish companies with data breaches like Capital One's the same way we punish companies with oil spills like Exxon's Exxon Valdez? Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE ⁦@ScalaInc⁩

    Aug 17 2019

    Photo: Shortly after leaving the Port of Valdez, the Exxon Valdez ran aground on Bligh Reef. The picture below was taken 3 days after the vessel grounded, just before a storm arrived.http://response.restoration.noaa.gov/photos/exxon/02.html http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow#TheScalaReport: Should we punish companies with data breaches like Capital One's the same way we punish companies with oil spills like Exxon's Exxon Valdez?  Chr...more

  • PacWatch: Bubonic Plague Downtown Los Angeles. Jeff Bliss.

    Aug 17 2019

    Engraving: Paul Fürst, engraving, c. 1721, of a plague doctor of Marseilles (introduced as 'Dr Beaky of Rome'). His nose-case is filled with herbal material to keep off the plague. [Likely a mixture of strong, antimicrobial aromatics, including clove and cinnamon. –Ed]  Public domain.PacWatch: Bubonic Plague Downtown Los Angeles. https://www.theepochtimes.com/bubonic-plague-may-join-homelessness-rats-on-list-of-crises-in-los-angeles_3035204.html

  • Trump's Pennsylvania energy jobs are the story. @Salenaito @WashingtnExaminer

    Aug 17 2019

    Photo:  The original Point Bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Photo taken in 1900.Date | 1900Source | http://www.pittsburghmagazine.com/Best-of-the-Burgh-Blogs/The-412/January-2014/25-Amazing-Photos-of-the-Real-Steel-City/Author | Unknownhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowTrump's Pennsylvania energy jobs are the story. @SalenaZito @WashingtnExaminerhttps://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/op-eds/rick-perry-says-fossil-fuels-combine...more

  • The Yemen Civil War fragments, deepens, starves. @ElanaGulf @WashInstitute

    Aug 17 2019

    Photo: Atlas map of 1883Letts's Popular Atlas - http://www.britishempire.co.uk/images2/arabia1883map.jpg Arabia, Egypt, Nubia & Abyssinia. Part of Lett's Popular Atlas. Letts, Son & Co. Limited, London. Public Domain File:Arabia, Egypt, Nubia and Abyssinia 1883 map.jpg Created: 31 December 1882 @ElanaGulf http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Yemen Civil War fragments, deepens, starves. @ElanaGulf @WashInstituteElana DeLozi...more

  • The Syrian Kurds and the uncertain Erdogan regime. Bilal Wahab @WashInstitute Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Aug 17 2019

    Photo: The Turkish borders as determined in the 1923 Treaty of Lausanne  Lt.-Col. Lawrence Martin - From: The Treaties of Peace 1919-1923, Vol. II, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, New York, 1924. Compiled by Lt.-Col. Lawrence Martin, Geographer of the Institute of Politics. immediate source: http://www.hri.org/docs/lausanne/turkey.gif Borders of the Republic of Turkey as determined in 1923. CC BY-SA 3.0 File:Turkey Peace treaty.gif Created: 1924 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contac...more

  • The long, long, long delayed SLS & What is to be done? Jeff Foust, @ScienceNews David Livingston SpaceShow.com

    Aug 17 2019

    Photo: CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- President John F. Kennedy honors John H. Glenn Jr. at Hangar S, Cape Canaveral, Florida, after his historic three-orbit mission aboard Friendship 7. Photo credit: NASA KSC-PL62-76870 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe long, long, long delayed SLS & What is to be done? Jeff Foust, @ScienceNews David Livingston SpaceShow.comhttps://aviationweek.com/awinspace/nasa-overcoming-sls-challenge-bridenstin...more

  • Omar and Tlaib call attention to their anti-Semitic conduct. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Aug 17 2019

    Photo: The destruction of Jewish Temple (painting by David Roberts from 1850) David Roberts - http://www.preteristarchive.com/ARTchive/1850_roberts_destruction-jerusalem.html http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOmar and Tlaib call attention to their anti-Semitic conduct. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_preshttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/16/world/middleeast/rashida-tlaib-israel-visit.html

  • The pending War of the North; the present Gaza provocations. Yossi Kupperwasser, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Aug 16 2019

    Photo: The Madaba Map depiction of 6th-century Jerusalem Brandmeister - W:en:Image:Madaba_map.jpghttp://www.mcah.columbia.edu/dbcourses/islamic/large/madaba_map.jpg Jerusalem as seen on the Madaba Map http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe pending War of the North; the present Gaza provocations.  Yossi Kupperwasser, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

  • The New ISIS is the old Pirate Kingdom. Norman Roule, United Against Nuclear Iran. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Aug 16 2019

    Photo: Benjamin Hornigold Source (WP:NFCC#4) Wood engraving of Benjamin Hornigold Fair use (old-70) File:PortraitofBenjaminHornigold.png Uploaded: 2017-02-10 17:50:40 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe New ISIS is the old Pirate Kingdom. Norman Roule, United Against Nuclear Iran. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_presNorman Roule is a Senior Advisor to United Against Nuclear Iran and a 34-year veteran of the CIA. Before leaving the inte...more

  • BDS in Europe, Canada and California (@GoldsteinBrooke)

    Aug 16 2019

    Engraving: View of Jerusalem (Conrad Grünenberg, 1487).BDS in Europe.  Brooke Goldstein is a New York City-based human rights attorney, and Executive Director of The Lawfare Project.   https://www.thelawfareproject.org/releases/2019/6/14/press-release-lawyers-warn-of-pandoras-box-of-unintended-consequences-after-advocate-general-gives-opinion-in-european-court-of-justice-labeling-case

  • Robert Francis O’Rourke: why does he call himself Beto? (@VDHanson)

    Aug 16 2019

    Photo:  Company D, Texas Rangers, at Ysleta in 1894. Captain John Hughes is seated in a chair at the far right.  Public domain. Why is it Beto?https://www.nationalreview.com/2019/08/beto-orourke-nickname-cynical-political-advantage/    

  • Bruce and Nellie Ohr and the plot against the Trump presidency by the Obama presidency. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

    Aug 16 2019

    Photo: Boston Public Libraryhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBruce and Nellie Ohr and the parochial oppo research against the Trump presidency by the Obama presidency. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJRhttps://townhall.com/tipsheet/katiepavlich/2019/08/14/judicial-watch-finds-documents-showing-fusion-gps-working-directly-with-doj-to-frame-trump-with-ties-to-russia-n2551685

  • Trump on Hong Kong. (@SebGorka)

    Aug 16 2019

    Photo:  Hong Kong in the 1930s.  Unknown photographer, old photograph, private collection. Public domain. Hong Kong and Trump  https://www.cnbc.com/video/2019/08/13/trump-tweets-china-moving-troops-to-hong-kong-border.html

  • What about Glenn Simpson and the Trump Tower meeting, June 9, 2016? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

    Aug 16 2019

    Photo: 1902personContributorsMetropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)collectionsIn CollectionsNew York Postcards, 1900sNew York Postcards, The Detroit Publishing Company http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowWhat about Glenn Simpson and the Trump Tower meeting, June 9, 2016? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

  • The spies of Huawei still have a chance to launch 5G in Canada. Charles Burton, Centre for Advancing Canada's Interests Abroad at Macdonald-Laurier Institute. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 16 2019

    Photo:  City of London, Ontaro, Canada. The pioneer period and the London of to-dayYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Bremner, Archibald, 1849-Subjects: Publisher:  London, Ont. : London Printing & Lithographing Co.Contributing Library:  Cornell University LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.Text Appea...more

  • The trouble with the Democrats threatening higher and higher taxes. @StephenMoore @Heritage

    Aug 16 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe trouble with the Democrats threatening higher and  higher taxes. @StephenMoore @Heritagehttps://www.wsj.com/articles/making-money-is-a-patriotic-act-11565737046?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=1

  • The Plotters Convene, Washington, January 5, 2017: Ball of Collusion: 1 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy (Author)

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: Floor plan of the main floor (now called the State Floor) of the White House in Washington, D.C., in 1900, by Frederick D. Owen of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The plan shows the original floor plan with additions made in 1823, 1826, and 1829.Date | 1900Source | https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/93515761/Author | F. D. Owenhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Plotters Convene, Washington, January 5, 2017: Ball of Collus...more

  • John Brennan and GCHQ, Late 2015: Ball of Collusion: 2 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy (Author)

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: 1858 - 1900personContributorsWhite House (Washington, D.C.)createSourceNew York Public LibrarylinkLinkhttp://digitalcollections.nypl.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow John Brennan and  GCHQ, Late 2015: Ball of Collusion: 2 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Ball-Collusion-Electio...more

  • Joseph Mifsud and George Papadopoulos, London, April 26, 2016: Ball of Collusion: 3 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy (Author)

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: : De drukke rivierbank van de Thames in LondenDate | 1938 PostedSource | Postcard C. F. Castle's Lesco SeriesAuthor | UnknownThis UK artistic work, of which the author is unknown and cannot be ascertained by reasonable enquiry, is in the public domain because it is one of the following: A photograph, which has never previously been made available to the public (e.g. by publication or display at an exhibition) and which was taken more than 70 years ago (before 1 January 1949); or A photogr...more

  • Enter Alexander Down, Bill Priestap and Five Eyes, London,May, 2016: Ball of Collusion: 4 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy (Author)

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: [London Bridge, London, England] (LOC)[London Bridge, London, England] [between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900]. 1 photomechanical print : photochrom, color. Notes:Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J--foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905.Print no. "11212".Forms part of: Views of the British Isles, in the Photochrom print collection.Exhibited: "Monet's London : Artists' reflections on the Thames" at the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida, and o...more

  • Carter Page and the FISA abuse, Moscow, Cambridge,July 2016: Ball of Collusion: 5 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy (Author)

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: Moscow Kremlin. Voznesenskaya Square (all demolished)Date | 1900s Source | "Вuilders of Russia. Moscow at the turn of century" ("Строители России. Москва в начале века", M, 2001Author | UnknownPermission(Reusing this file) |  | This work is in the public domain in Russia according to article 1256 of Book IV of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation No. 230-FZ of December 18, 2006 (details).It was published on territory of the Russian Empire (Russian Republic) except for territories of t...more

  • The Trump Tower Provocation, June 9, 2016: Ball of Collusion: 6 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy (Author)

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: English: Easter Parade on Fifth Avenue, New York 1900Date | 28 January 2014, 02:43:14Source | http://www.old-picture.com/american-history-1900-1930s/Avenue-Fifth-Yorks-New.htmAuthor | Unknown | This media file is in the public domain in the United States. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Trump Tower Provocation, June 9, 2016: Ball of Collusion: 6 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – Aug...more

  • The FBI Insurance Policy, August 15, 2016: Ball of Collusion: 7 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy (Author)

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: circa 1900-1905, 7th Street NW, east side, looking north from G Street, Washington, D.C. Included in photograph are the Tennille clothing store, the Queen Cafe and L. Baum Manufacturing Jeweler. D.C. Street Survey Collection, Library of Congress; glass negative; plate 13 x 18 cmDate | between circa 1900 and circa 1905 Source | Library of Congress, Call Number: LC-Z7- 37, https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2014646486/Author | D.C. Street Survey Collection (Library of Congress) Camera locati...more

  • The Steele Dossier Released, January 10, 2017: Ball of Collusion: 8 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy (Author)

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: 1900personContributorsUnderwood & Underwood, PublishercreateSourceNew York Public Libraryhttp://digitalcollections.nypl.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Steele Dossier Released, January 10, 2017: Ball of Collusion: 8 of 8: The Plot to Rig an Election and Destroy a Presidency Hardcover – August 13, 2019. by Andrew C. McCarthy  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Ball-Collusion-Elec...more

  • Communist China is not ten feet tall; (@JimTalent).

    Aug 15 2019

    Image: Xi JInping, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, author of the currently-failing Chinese economy.The Trade War Hits China Where It Hurts  Beijing’s doctored data show growth has slowed to 6.2%. The actual rate is almost certainly worse.     President Trump’s tariffs and other sanctions are hitting China at a vulnerable moment. The Chinese National Bureau of Statistics reported July 15 that gross domestic product grew by 6.2% in the second quarter, Ch...more

  • Negative yields. John Mauldin, Mauldin Economics (@JohnFMauldin) (@mauldinecon)

    Aug 15 2019

    Image: An inverted yield curve; this one, the British pound yield curve on February 9, 2005.  / Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; under Creative Commons.     The upside-down US and world economieshttps://www.ft.com/content/95c4362e-be79-11e9-b350-db00d509634e

  • Hong Kong's markets and money hesitate. Andrew Collier, Orient Capital Research. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: Image taken from page 17 of 'Twelve Years in China. The People, the Rebels, and the Mandarins. By a British Resident (J. Scarth). With illustrations'Image taken from:  Title: "Twelve Years in China. The People, the Rebels, and the Mandarins. By a British Resident (J. Scarth). With illustrations" Author: SCARTH, Harry Mingden. Shelfmark: "British Library HMNTS 10057.c.32." Page: 17 Place of Publishing: Edinburgh Date of Publishing: 1860 Issuance: monographic Identifier: 003266054 http://Jo...more

  • Emphasis on peaceful protests in Hong Kong. @ChristianWhiton @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: Kowloon, Hong Kong: military encampments (pic 1 of 6)Description | Kowloon, Hong Kong: military encampments on land and fleets in the bay during the Second China War: panoramic view: section one. Photograph by Felice Beato, ca. 1860.Iconographic CollectionsKeywords: Felice BeatoCredit line |  | This file comes from Wellcome Images, a website operated by Wellcome Trust, a global charitable foundation based in the United Kingdom. Refer to Wellcome blog post (archive).This tag does not indic...more

  • Xi and Hong Kong rush toward a lose-lose. Arthur Waldron, University of Pennsylvania. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: The Second Opium War 1856-1860Panorama of Hong Kong Harbour.Date | 1860 (Pre-1914)Source | http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//362/media-362488/large.jpg | This is photograph Q 70025 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. | Author | UnknownPermission(Reusing this file) | This image was created and released by the Imperial War Museum on the IWM Non Commercial Licence. Photographs taken, or artworks created, by a member of the forces during their active service duties are cover...more

  • Hong Kong craves liberty. Claudia Rosett (@CRosett)

    Aug 15 2019

    Painting:  Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong Island in the 1860s. Public domain.Hong Kong craves liberty.      "Fight for freedom! Stand with Hong Kong!" This was the chant echoing through the arrival hall of Hong Kong's international airport on Tuesday, as thousands of protesters beseeched arriving passengers -- and the world -- for help in their struggle against China's encroaching tyranny.       It's a lonely fight, though it shouldn't be. The protesters' demands boil down to profoundly legitima...more

  • Trouble for Mars 2020, delay expected. European Space Agency hits a snag. Bob Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo.  In the matter of space parachutes, here’s another: engineers pack the Technology Education Satellite (TechEdSat-5) with the Exo-Brake payload. At almost 4 square feet in cross section, the Exo-Brake is made of Mylar and is controlled by a hybrid system of mechanic struts and flexible cord.  Credits: NASA Ames/Dominic Hart ESA confirms ExoMars parachute test failure.   The European Space Agency (ESA) today confirmed earlier stories from last week that the parachutes for its ExoMars 2020 ...more

  • Capitalism in space: Vector shuts down. Bob Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 15 2019

    Image: What are SmallSats and CubeSats?  NASA image; public domain Capitalism in space: Vector shuts down, loses CEO, might have money issues Jim Cantrell, who had been the CEO of smallsat rocket company Vector Launch since inception, apparently has left the company. Vector, a micro-launch company founded in 2016 to build small rockets for payloads of up to 60kg, may be in financial trouble, multiple industry sources told Ars on Friday. A spokeswoman for Vector did not comment on that. However...more

  • Birth pains of the US Space Force: 1 of 2: @GarretsonPeter https://sites.google.com/site/spacestrategist

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo: On Oct. 14, 1966, the towering Saturn V rocket rolls out of the Vehicle Assembly Building and heads for Launch Pad 39A. Image credit: NASAhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBirth pains of the US Space Force: 1 of 2:  @GarretsonPeter https://sites.google.com/site/spacestrategisthttps://www.military.com/daily-news/2019/08/08/air-force-generals-supporters-mount-campaign-make-him-leader-space-force.html https://thehill.com/opinion/...more

  • Birth pains of the US Space Force: 2 of 2: @GarretsonPeter https://sites.google.com/site/spacestrategist

    Aug 15 2019

    Photo:  On July 16, 1969, Apollo 11 Commander Neil A. Armstrong leads astronauts Michael Collins and Edwin E. Aldrin, Jr., from the Manned Spacecraft Operations Building to the transfer van for the eight-mile trip to Pad 39A. Image credit: NASAhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBirth pains of the US Space Force: 2 of 2:  @GarretsonPeter https://sites.google.com/site/spacestrategisthttps://www.military.com/daily-news/2019/08/08/air-for...more

  • Tales of the New Cold War: 1 of 2: Russia's nuclear-powered fear of First Strike. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

    Aug 14 2019

    Photo: Travels of a naturalist in northern Europe, Norway, 1871, Archangel, 1872, Petchora, 1875Year: 1905 (1900s)Authors:  Harvie-Brown, J. A. (John Alexander), 1844-1916Subjects:  Birds -- Europe, Northern Europe, Northern -- Description and travel Valdres (Norway) -- Description and travelPublisher:  London, T. F. UnwinView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable...more

  • Tales of the New Cold War: 2 of 2: Russia's nuclear-powered fear of First Strike. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

    Aug 14 2019

    Photo: Traveling by reindeer, en:Arkhangelsk, Russia. photomechanical print : photochrom, color.Svenska: Rensläde, Archangelsk i Ryssland.Français : Voyage aux rennes (Gouverment d'Archangel).Русский: Езда на оленях в Архангельской губернии.Date | between 1890 and 1900 Source | Library of Congress CALL NUMBER: LOT 13419, no. 146 [item] [P&P]Author | Detroit Publishing Co.Other versions | Restored version of Image:Archangel reindeer3.jpg. Dirt, text, and artifacts removed. Uneven tone in sky ...more

  • Why won't the Democrats embrace the dignified and well-liked Joe Biden? @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

    Aug 14 2019

    Photo: Full-length portrait in oils of a clean-shaven young George in eighteenth century dress: gold jacket and breeches, ermine cloak, powdered wig, white stockings, and buckled shoes. Allan Ramsay - vgGv1tsB1URdhg at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level Public Domain File:Allan Ramsay - King George III in coronation robes - Google Art Project.jpg Created: circa 1765 date QS:P571,+1765-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/sch...more

  • Liz Peek (@lizpeek): Biden at the Iowa State Fair

    Aug 14 2019

    Map: First nations of Iowa, 1718 Guillaume Delisle map, showing locations of the Ioway (Aiouez au Pauotez), the Omaha (Maha), the Otoe (Octotata), and the Kaw (Cansez), and the main voyageurtrail (Chemin des voyageurs). Public domain.Biden at the Iowa State Fair.https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/elections/presidential/caucus/2019/08/12/iowa-politics-presidential-candidates-2020-style-contrast-caucus-sanders-warren-harris-buttigieg/1992336001/

  • John Bolton welcomes Boris Johnson to the Strait of Hormuz. Benham ben Taleblu @FDD

    Aug 14 2019

    Photo: Safavid Persia, 1598w:en:Image:Matthaus_1598.JPG Maker: Quad Matthaus Affiliation: Cologne school of mapmakers Date: 1602 Size: 29.5 x 21cm Colored Location: Hong Kong University Library of Science and Technology Public Domain File:Matthaus 1598.jpg Created: between 1602 and 1598 date QS:P,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P1319,+1602-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1598-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowJohn Bolton welcome...more

  • Has Trump already won in China? Liz Peek (@lizpeek)

    Aug 14 2019

    Image: Possibly the earliest painting of Hong Kong Island, showing the waterfront settlement which became Victoria City. Public domain.Has Trump already won in China? China has fallen to being our number-three trading partner; how critical is China in our economic outlook? https://www.ft.com/content/6b4b4010-bd69-11e9-89e2-41e555e96722

  • The unanswered questions of Epstein's jail cell. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

    Aug 14 2019

    Photo: "The workroom at St James's workhouse", from The Microcosm of London (1808)Thomas Rowlandson (1756–1827) and Augustus Charles Pugin (1762–1832) (after) John Bluck (fl. 1791–1819), Joseph Constantine Stadler (fl. 1780–1812), Thomas Sutherland (1785–1838), J. Hill, and Harraden (aquatint engravers)[1] - http://www.londonlives.org/static/Workhouses.jsp Workhouse, St James's Parish: this engraving was published in Pyne, William Henry; Combe, William (1904) [1810] "The Workhouse" in The Micro...more

  • What does a Red Flag legislation mean for gun-owners? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

    Aug 14 2019

    Photo: Various muzzle-loading arms, to scale; numbers 1, 10, and 11 are identified as carbines (Encyclopædia Britannica, 1910).View author information Taken from 1910 The Encyclopædia Britannica, page 719. Shows a number of various types of muzzle-loading guns: 16th century German carbine, with double wheel lock Snaphance William III Brown Bess George II Brown Bess George III Brown Bess French Napoleon 1839 British percussion musket Blunderbuss or musketoon, early 18th century Large blunderbuss,...more

  • Indiana Hoenlein and the Lost Jewel of the Babylonian Captivity, dating to 587 BCE. Indiana Hoenlein (@Conf_of_Pres)

    Aug 14 2019

    Image: Concord grapes cluster; public domainIndiana Hoenlein and the Lost Jewel of the Babylonian Captivity, dating to 587 BCE. Indiana Hoenlein (@Conf_of_Pres) A cluster of grapes in a golden clasp, found in a layer of ash from the time of the destruction of Jerusalem. Iron Age Jerusalem now thought not to have been a small village but a sprawling city.Also: unique Franz Kafka manuscripts.

  • Armenia provokes the US by sanction-busting with the rogue Iran regime. Paul Miller @Salomoncenter

    Aug 14 2019

    Photo:  1978 Iranian revolution - row of men holding khomeini's photosDate | 1978Source | ScanningAuthor | UnknownPermission(Reusing this file) | see below: | This work is now in the public domain  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowArmenia provokes the US by sanction-busting with the rogue Iran regime. Paul Miller @Salomoncenterhttps://www.jns.org/opinion/beware-of-the-sanctions-busters/

  • French intelligence reveals the Abu Nidal deal of the 1980s. Malcolm Hoenlein (@Conf_of_Pres)

    Aug 14 2019

    Engraving: View of Paris from the Pont Neuf, 1763. Public domain.French intelligence reveals the Abu Nidal deal of the 1980s. Malcolm Hoenlein (@Conf_of_Pres).  https://www.ft.com/content/9b6f45ae-bd17-11e9-89e2-41e555e96722

  • Follow the money of the late Epstein. @WSJ @GregoryZuckerman

    Aug 14 2019

    Photo: The way to KukuanalandH. Rider Haggard - http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/h/haggard/h_rider/king/map.jpg The Way to Kukuanaland, from King Solomon's Mines by H. Rider Haggard. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowFollow the money of the late Epstein. @WSJ @GregoryZuckerman https://www.wsj.com/articles/leslie-wexner-says-jeffrey-epstein-misappropriated-vast-sums-of-money-from-me-11565219336

  • (@bill roggio)(@thomasjoscelyn) Taliban suicide bomber levels a Kabul police station

    Aug 13 2019

    Photo:  Group of the Amir Shere Ali, Prince Abdullah Jan, & Sirdars. Photograph taken by John Burke in 1869; studio portrait.  Public domain.. A Taliban suicide bomber, identified by the terrorist group as "a hero of Islamic Emirate, Mullah Jabbar Logari," leveled a police headquarters in Kabul's Police District District 6. EIghteen dead, 100-plus wounded. The Peace of the Taliban, coming to an Afghan city near you.   https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2019/08/taliban-suicide-bomber-st...more

  • Does a PRC crackdown in Hong Kong boost the Trump Administration?

    Aug 13 2019

    Photo: Kowloon, Hong Kong: military encampments (pic 5 of 6)DescriptionKowloon, Hong Kong: military encampments on land and fleets in the bay during the Second China War: panoramic view: section five. Photograph by Felice Beato, ca. 1860.Iconographic CollectionsKeywords: Felice BeatoCredit lineThis file comes from Wellcome Images, a website operated by Wellcome Trust, a global charitable foundation based in the United Kingdom. Refer to Wellcome blog post (archive).This tag does not indicate the ...more

  • Kloubachar, Warren and Harris outshine the challenged Biden at the Iowa State Fair. @JohnFund @@ThadMcCotter

    Aug 13 2019

    Photo: The History of Marshall County, Iowa, containing a history of the county, its cities, towns, &c., a biographical directory of citizens, war record of its volunteers in the late rebellion, general and local statistics, portraits of early settlers and prominent men, history of the Northwest, history of Iowa, map of Marshall County, constitution of the United States, miscellaneous matters, etcYear: 1878 (1870s)Authors:  Western Historical Co., Chicago, pubSubjects: Publisher:  Chicago, W...more

  • Chinese threaten brutality in Hong Kong. Gordon Chang (@GordonGChang) & Thaddeus McCotter (@ThadMcCotter)

    Aug 13 2019

    Image: Peoples Liberation Army flag, with numbers "8" and "1" (but not "81") to indicate its founding on August 1, 1927.  Public domain..Chinese threaten brutality in Hong Kong.  Gordon Chang (@GordonGChang) & Thaddeus McCotter (@ThadMcCotter)

  • Al Q's Zawahiri reported in poor health, no confirmation. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD @LongWarJournal

    Aug 13 2019

    Photo: UP TO $25,000 REWARDAIMAN AL-ZAWAHIRI OSAMA BIN LADENBACK"UP TO $25,000,000 REWARD FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO THE WHEREABOUTS OR CAPTURE OF THESE TWO MEN!"U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld told reporters on November 19, 2001 that leaflets advertising a $25 million reward for information leading to the capture of Saudi-born militant Osama bin Laden and Aimen al Zawahiri, bin Laden's top lieutenant were "dropping like snowflakes in December in Chicago." from U.S. military aircraft. Thi...more

  • Beware the overstuffed armchairs in the PRC. David Rennie, @TheEconomist @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 13 2019

    Photo: Public Domain: President Nixon Meets Chairman Mao, 1972 (NARA)This image is believed to be in the public domain and is from the National Archives. More information may be found below. Search or Contact the National Archives. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBeware the overstuffed armchairs in the PRC. David Rennie, @TheEconomist @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast   https://www.economist.com/china/2019/08/01/why-chinese-officials-li...more

  • Rampage: 1 of 4: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. James M. Scott (Author), Jesse Einstein (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Aug 13 2019

    PhotoDestruction at the Walled City (Intramuros district) of old Manila in May 1945 — after the Battle of Manila.Español: Fotografía de Manila destruida, después de la Batalla de Manila.Date | May 1945Source | Illustration 341 in Medical Dept., U.S. Army: Surgery in World War II: Activities of Surgical Consultants, Vol. II, Office of the Surgeon general, Dept. of the Army, Washington, D.C., 1964.Author | Unknown photographerPermission(Reusing this file) |  | This image is a work of a U.S. milita...more

  • Rampage:2 of 4: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. James M. Scott (Author), Jesse Einstein (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Aug 13 2019

    Photo: Japanese Imperial forces wounded surrender to US and Filipino soldiers under the United States Army and Philippine Commonwealth Army in unidentified city in Manila, May 1945. Note the American troops on the right foreground carrying two M1 Garand rifles.Date | between 1942 and 1945 Source |  | This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs divisionunder the digital ID fsa.8e02793.This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached w...more

  • Rampage: 3 of 4: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. James M. Scott (Author), Jesse Einstein (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Aug 13 2019

    Photo: Damage to the Manila Post Office 1945Date | 1945Source | Private Glenn W. EveAuthor | Private Glenn W. EvePermission(Reusing this file) |  | This image is a work of a U.S. military or Department of Defense employee, taken or made as part of that person's official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image is in the public domain in the United States.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Rampage: 3 of 4:  MacArthu...more

  • Rampage:4 of 4: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. James M. Scott (Author), Jesse Einstein (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Aug 13 2019

    Photo: Memorare - Manila 1945 Memorial General Luna (Calle Real de Palacio) Street Tamayo's Business Center, Barbara's Heritage Restaurant, Patio Victoria (Plaza San Luis Complex) Intramuros, Landmarks include the San Agustin Church the Manila Cathedral Right facade (Clock Tower-Belfry & Dome, Manila Cathedral) Main facade Exterior and Interior of the Manila Metropolitan Cathedral-Minor Basilica of the Immaculate Conception re-opened on April 9, 2014 after structural retrofitting, architectu...more

  • No Better Friend: 1 of 4: One Man, One Dog, and Their Incredible Story of Courage and Survival in WWII Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Weintraub (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Hachette Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo:  A Type 4 15-cm-howitzer of the Imperial Japanese Army, China 1937Date | 1937Source | https://www.flickr.com/photos/dani1944/3526936624/in/photostream/Author | Imperial Japanese ArmyThis photograph is in the public domain in Japan because its copyright has expired according to Article 23 of the 1899 Copyright Act of Japan (English translation) and Article 2 of Supplemental Provisions of Copyright Act of 1970. This is when the photograph meets one of the following conditions:http://JohnBat...more

  • No Better Friend: 2 of 4: One Man, One Dog, and Their Incredible Story of Courage and Survival in WWII Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Weintraub (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Hachette Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo: China in 1937 war with Japan Catalog #: 01056 Subject: The Flying Tigers - China Title: China in 1937 war with Japan Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archive http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow No Better Friend: 2 of 4: One Man, One Dog, and Their Incredible Story of Courage and Survival in WWII  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Robert Weintraub (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Hachette Audio (Publisher) https://www.a...more

  • No Better Friend: 3 of 4: One Man, One Dog, and Their Incredible Story of Courage and Survival in WWII Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Weintraub (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Hachette Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo: English: Chinese Civil WarDate | 5 November 2012Source | http://www.usma.edu/history/sitepages/chinese%20civil%20war.aspxAuthor | U.S. Armyhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow No Better Friend: 3 of 4: One Man, One Dog, and Their Incredible Story of Courage and Survival in WWII  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Robert Weintraub (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Hachette Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/No-Better-Friend-Inc...more

  • No Better Friend: 4 of 4: One Man, One Dog, and Their Incredible Story of Courage and Survival in WWII Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Weintraub (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Hachette Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo: Shanghai. A Chinese funeral http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow No Better Friend: 4 of 4: One Man, One Dog, and Their Incredible Story of Courage and Survival in WWII  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Robert Weintraub (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Hachette Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/No-Better-Friend-Incredible-Survival/dp/B00X4RGIJS/ref=tmm...more

  • Bezos likely puts another billion dollars into Blue Origen. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo: An early edition of the notorious Griffith & Farran adaptation of Journey to the Center of the Earth The original uploader was Sherurcij at English Wikisource. - Transferred from en.wikisource to Commons. 1874 Edition Book Cover, nabbed from http://www.vanishingbooks.com/features/verne/large/234journeyfxd.jpg Public Domain File:A Journey to the Centre of the Earth-1874.jpg Created: 10 March 2007 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @Batc...more

  • Still undetermined if the sun is entering a Maunder Minimum. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo: English: A report in the Daily Mail characterized sunspot 1302 as a "behemoth" unleashing huge solar flares.Date | 24 September 2011Source | http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2042428/Best-auroras-seen-Britain-thanks-huge-solar-flares.htmlAuthor | NASAhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowStill undetermined if the sun is entering a Maunder Minimum.  Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.comhttps://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-...more

  • Medicare-for-all ends healthcare as we know it. 1 of 2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo: Hospital ship in front of the new hospital building (1904–1905)Unknown (web search performed on the image) - http://www.penarth-dock.org.uk/02_13_050_04.html The former HMS Hamadryad as a hospital ship moored in the River Taff in Cardiff, Wales. Behind is the Royal Hamadryad Seamen's Hospital in the final stages of building. The hospital was built in 1902-1905 and the ship was towed away in 1905. Public Domain File:HMS Hamadryad and Royal Hamadryad Hospital, Cardiff.jpg Created: between...more

  • Medicare-for-all ends healthcare as we know it. 2 of 2: @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo: John Maurer  (1964–)  TitleThe Hospital of Bethlem (Bedlam) at Moorfields, London: seenDescriptionThe Hospital of Bethlem [Bedlam] at Moorfields, London: seen from the north, with lunatics capering in the foreground. Coloured engraving by T. Bowles after J. Maurer.Iconographic CollectionsKeywords: Bethlem Royal Hospital (London); Robert Hooke; moorfield; bethlem; t bowler; bedlam; j maurer; John Maurer; ic; Thomas BowlesLibrary reference: ICV No 13459Photo number: V0013176Full Bibliograph...more

  • Rampage: 1 of 4: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. James M. Scott (Author), Jesse Einstein (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo:  Destruction at the Walled City (Intramuros district) of old Manila in May 1945 — after the Battle of Manila.Español: Fotografía de Manila destruida, después de la Batalla de Manila.Date | May 1945Source | Illustration 341 in Medical Dept., U.S. Army: Surgery in World War II: Activities of Surgical Consultants, Vol. II, Office of the Surgeon general, Dept. of the Army, Washington, D.C., 1964.Author | Unknown photographerPermission(Reusing this file) |  | This image is a work of a U.S. mil...more

  • Guest Podcast: "Enter, stage left, Michelle Obama." @RichVAldes #ThisIsAmerica

    Aug 12 2019

    Photo: E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm) -- PublisherTitle | South Front of the White House, Fountain in the foreground.Alternate Title: Views in Washington City, D.C., No.6506.Date | Created: 1860-1880.Coverage: 1860-1880. Source Imprint: 1860?-1880?.Digital item published 1-25-2006; updated 2-13-2009.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowGuest Podcast: "Enter, stage left, Michelle Obama." @RichVAldes #ThisIsAmerica

  • [1 of 2] How Antarctica got its ice, by Caroline H. Lear, Dan J. Lunt (@ConversationUK ; @Bristoluni ), University of Bristol. Antarctica's whole ice sheet is only 34 million years old.

    Aug 11 2019

    Image: West Antarctica. Permissions:  Public domain, Credit: NASA/NSIDC Ice sheets such as those on Greenland and Antarctica today not only respond to changing climate but also can cause climate to change. Their sizes have fluctuated substantially in the past. In particular, Antarctica was effectively ice-free until its ice cover began to expand rapidly at the Eocene-Oligocene boundary around 34 million years ago. Recent research helps to identify the mechanisms that led to this rapid ice sheet...more

  • [2 of 2] How Antarctica got its ice, by Caroline H. Lear, Dan J. Lunt (@ConversationUK ; @Bristoluni ), University of Bristol. Antarctica's whole ice sheet is only 34 million years old.

    Aug 11 2019

    Image: A perfectly rectilinear Antarctic ice shelf, a strange-looking but natural phenomenon called a tabular iceberg. Public domain, photo by NASA.Ice sheets such as those on Greenland and Antarctica today not only respond to changing climate but also can cause climate to change. Their sizes have fluctuated substantially in the past. In particular, Antarctica was effectively ice-free until its ice cover began to expand rapidly at the Eocene-Oligocene boundary around 34 million years ago. Recent...more

  • To Hell and Back: 1 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo:  The ground crew of the B-29 "Enola Gay" which atom-bombed Hiroshima, Japan. Col. Paul W. Tibbets, the pilot is the center. Marianas Islands. (U.S. Air Force photo)http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow To Hell and Back: 1 of 12:  The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Hell-Back-Hiroshima-Pacific-Perspectives/dp/1442250585/ref=tmm...more

  • To Hell and Back:2 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo:  Hiroshima Court of Appeals日本語: 広島控訴院Date | English: bofore 1945日本語: 1945年以前Source | English: Japanese book "Album of Japanese Justice Ministry and Court Buildings" published by Ministry of Justice.日本語: 司法省「司法省及裁判所庁舎写真帖」より。Author | Unknownhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow To Hell and Back:2 of 12:  The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino  (Author) https://www...more

  • To Hell and Back: 3 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo: Little Boy unit on trailer cradle in pit on Tinian, before being loaded into Enola Gay's bomb bayUnknown - https://www.archives.gov/research_room/arc/ Atombombe. LB (Little Boy) unit on trailer cradle in pit on Tinian island, before being loaded into Enola Gay's bomb bay. [Note bomb bay door in upper right-hand corner.] , 08/1945. ARC Identifier: 519394. Permission details Public DomainView more Public Domainview terms File:Atombombe Little Boy 2.jpg Created: 31 July 1945 Location: 15...more

  • To Hell and Back: 4 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo: Hiroshima explosion George R. Caron - This media is available in the holdings of the National Archives and Records Administration, cataloged under the National Archives Identifier (NAID) 542192. At the time this photo was made, smoke billowed 20,000 feet above Hiroshima while smoke from the burst of the first atomic bomb had spread over 10,000 feet on the target at the base of the rising column. Six planes of the 509th Composite Group, participated in this mission; one to carry the bomb E...more

  • To Hell and Back: 5 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo: Enola Gay landing at its baseU.S. Air Force photo - http://www.af.mil/photos/index.asp?galleryID=161&page=3 MARIANAS ISLAND -- Boeing B-29 Superfortress "Enola Gay" landing after the atomic bombing mission on Hiroshima, Japan - This is a filtered version. Public Domain File:Enola Gay2-PS.jpg Created: 1945(1945) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow To Hell and Back: 5 of 12:  The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Per...more

  • To Hell and Back: 6 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo:  Hiroshima Aftermath, cropped version with writing of Paul TibbetsDate | Short after 6 August 1945 (8:15 a.m. – the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima ...)Source | http://www.chinfo.navy.mil/navpalib/images/historical/hiroshima.jpgAuthor | U.S. Navy Public Affairs Resources WebsitePermission(Reusing this file) | "All information on this site is considered public information and may be distributed or copied. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credits is requested."http://www.chinfo.na...more

  • To Hell and Back: 7 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo: Bockscar with temporary triangle N tail marking, on 9 August 1945, the day of its atomic bombing missionU.S. government - http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/Upcoming/Photos.aspx?igphoto=2000693077 Temporary triangle N tail marking of the B-29 bomber Bockscar, on August 9, 1945, the day of its atomic bombing mission Permission details This image is a work of a U.S. Army soldier or employee, taken or made as part of that person's official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, th...more

  • To Hell and Back: 8 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo: The mushroom cloud as seen from one of the B-29s on the missionUS gov - US gov Atomic cloud over Nagasaki from B-29 Public Domain File:Atomic cloud over Nagasaki from B-29.jpg Created: 31 December 1944 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow To Hell and Back: 8 of 12:  The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Hell-Back-Hiroshima-Pa...more

  • To Hell and Back: 9 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo: Crew C-15. front row: Dehart, Kuharek, Buckley, Gallagher, Spitzer; back row: Olivi, Beahan, Sweeney, Van Pelt, AlburyASAF - http://www.historytoday.com/alonzo-hamby/truman-and-bomb Enlisted flight crew of the Bock's Car. Public Domain File:Bocks-Car-enlisted-flight-crew.png Created: 31 December 1944 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow To Hell and Back: 9 of 12:  The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hard...more

  • To Hell and Back:10 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo:  Battered religious figures stand watch on a hill above a tattered valley. Nagasaki, Japan. September 24, 1945, 6 weeks after the city was destroyed by the world's second atomic bomb attack. Photo by Cpl. Lynn P. Walker, Jr. (Marine Corps) NARA FILE #: 127-N-136176Français : Statues religieuses fracturées sur une colline au dessus d'une vallée entièrement détruite. Nagasaki, Japon, 24 septembre 1945, 6 semaines après la destruction de la ville par le deuxième bombardement atomique de l'hi...more

  • To Hell and Back:11 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo: Atomic bomb damage at Nagasaki. (U.S. Air Force photo)http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow To Hell and Back:11 of 12:  The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Hell-Back-Hiroshima-Pacific-Perspectives/dp/1442250585/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=Drawing on the voices of atomic bomb survivors and the new scienc...more

  • To Hell and Back:12 of 12: The Last Train from Hiroshima (Asia/Pacific/Perspectives) Hardcover – August 6, 2015. by Charles Pellegrino (Author)

    Aug 11 2019

    Photo: Public Domain: Atomic Ruins, Nagasaki, Japan 1945 (NARA)This image is believed to be in the public domain and is from the National Archives. More information may be found below. Search or Contact the National Archives. _______________________ All images from the National Archives posted on this site should be "unrestricted&quot, according to NARA's information provided below. PLEASE DO NOT ATTRIBUTE IMAGE TO PINGNEWS. You may say "via" pingnews or found through pingnews. You may also ...more

  • Malcolm Hoenlein (@Conf_of_Pres). Iran’s economy: suddenly reminiscent of 1920s Germany. Dwindling oil exports. Falling birthrate.

    Aug 10 2019

    Image:  Persia, 10 toman, AH1314 (c. 1896), depicting Mozaffar ad-Din, Shah of the Qajar dynasty.  Credit to the National Numismatic Collection, National Museum of American History. Public domain. Iran’s economy: suddenly reminiscent of 1920s Germany.  Dwindling oil exports. Falling birthrate. Birthrate crashing to 1.24% annual increase; damage for decades to come.  NE Iran “terrorist attack.” Javad Zarif. Currency name-change to: toman – and dropped four zeros.  Collapsed economy! while increa...more

  • Palestinian quandary and the odd homicide-menticide. (@palwatch)

    Aug 10 2019

    Image: Market at Jaffa, by Gustav Bauernfeind, 1877. Public domain..Itamar Marcus @palwatch, on the Sbarro massacre: killers paid well (pay to slay). Abass's Palestinian Authority does zip to protect Palestinian refugees in Syria. The most regrettable futility of negotiating with the venal PA.

  • Google may be the villain. @GeneMarks.

    Aug 10 2019

    Photo: Charles Bowles, aka "Black Bart", American stagecoach robberUnknown - Cover of Black Bart: Boulevardier Bandit (Fresno, CA : Word Dancer Press, 1995) Permission details Public domain works must be out of copyright in both the United States and in the source country of the work in order to be hosted on the Commons. If the work is not a U.S. work, the file must have an additional copyright tag indicating the copyright status in the source country.View more Public Domainview terms File:Cha...more

  • Large Russian protests across the eleven time zones: surprise to the Moscow kreml.

    Aug 10 2019

    Image: Moscow uprising of 1648 (Salt Riot on Red Square, by Ernest Lissner, 1874-1941). Public domain.Large Russian protests across the eleven time zones: surprise to the Moscow kreml. Anna Borshchevskaya (@annaborsh).  The spark was Moscow’s barring some candidates from participating in elections, but it mushroomed into wider complaints. Severe crackdown (force, tear gas, massive arrests).  Also: Russia’s support of Iran in the Hormuz crisis; the INF treaty.

  • Rumors of Recession return. @GeneMarks

    Aug 10 2019

    Photo: Photograph of Camp Wind Cave NPS Photo  From Wind Cave’s creation in 1903 to today, the park has made many improvements to its facilities, routes. Many of the founding projects to enhance the parks facilities were established during the 1930s when the park housed a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camp. The men stationed at the camp participated in projects to construct park buildings, tour paths, roads, and many other important facilities that we continue to utilize today. http://JohnB...more

  • The return of ISIS. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Aug 10 2019

    Photo: Iraq. Kirkuk. General view showing ancient bridge over the winter torrent 1932.Library of CongresslinkLinkhttp://www.loc.gov/copyrightCopyright infoNo known restrictions on publication http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe return of ISIS. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres https://www.thedailybeast.com/isis-assad-and-turkey-are-waging-a-shadow-war-on-americas-kurdish-allies-in-syria

  • Freedom's Forge: 1 of 4: How American Business Built the Arsenal of Democracy That Won World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Arthur Herman (Author), John McDonough (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

    Aug 10 2019

    Photo: Aerial photograph of the Liberty ship SS John W. Brown outbound from the United States carrying a large deck cargo after her conversion to a "Limited Capacity Troopship." It probably was taken in the summer of 1943 during her second voyage. National Archives photo - Scanned from Live (program published by Project Liberty Ship for cruises of the Liberty ship SS John W. Brown), 2013 edition, page 7. Additional descriptive information from p. 6 of the same publication. Aerial photo of the Li...more

  • Freedom's Forge: 2 of 4: How American Business Built the Arsenal of Democracy That Won World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Arthur Herman (Author), John McDonough (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

    Aug 10 2019

    Photo: Day 14 : Upper deck erected and mast houses and the after-deck house in placeUnited States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944 - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID fsa.8e01463. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. Construction of a Liberty sh...more

  • Freedom's Forge: 3 of 4: How American Business Built the Arsenal of Democracy That Won World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Arthur Herman (Author), John McDonough (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

    Aug 10 2019

    Photo: Day 2 : Laying of the keel platesUnited States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944 - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID fsa.8e01459. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. Construction of a Liberty ship at Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyards Inc., Ba...more

  • Freedom's Forge: 4 of 4: How American Business Built the Arsenal of Democracy That Won World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Arthur Herman (Author), John McDonough (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

    Aug 10 2019

    Photo: 140-ton vertical triple expansion steam engine of the type used to power World War II Liberty ships, assembled for testing before delivery United States Maritime Commission photo - Scanned from Live (program published by Project Liberty Ship for cruises of the Liberty ship SS John W. Brown), 2013 edition, page 11. Additional descriptive information from p. 10 of the same publication. 140-ton – also described as 135-ton – vertical triple expansion steam engine of the type used to power Wor...more

  • #TheScalaReport: Teething pains of the Global Baby Amazons: "The winner will be the one who doesn’t run out of money." Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE ⁦@ScalaInc⁩

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo:  As was loudly heralded in the photo next door, Tyler & Sons completed their alterations and opened premises at nos. 9 and 10 Broad Street in Waterford! Photographer: Poole Photographic Studios, WaterfordDate: 1896?NLI Ref.: P_WP_0784This photograph features in our Working Lives, 1893-1913 exhibition at the National Photographic Archive in Temple Bar, Dublin.Date | 1896Source | https://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/11320886266/Author | National Library of Ireland on The CommonsPermi...more

  • How long until the 311 mile-per-hour magic of NYC to DC on the Northeast MAGLEV? Governor George Pataki, Advisory Board, Central Japan Railroad Company.

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo: Host pointing to the MAGLEV at Yamanishi, Japan.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowHow long until the 311 mile-per-hour magic of NYC to DC on the Northeast MAGLEV? Governor George Pataki, Advisory Board, Central Japan Railroad Company.

  • Strait of Hormuz: Teheran pressures the whole Gulf. Behnam Ben Taleblu,@FDD

    Aug 09 2019

    Map: The Strait of Hormuz separates Iran to the north and the Musandam Governorate of Oman and the United Arab Emirates to the south. Public domain.  Behnam Ben Taleblu, FDD senior Fellow

  • Compelling and surprising evidence of Homo Sapiens in Greece more than 200,000 years ago. Eric Delson, Lehman College, CUNY. American Museum of Natural History.

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo: A fresco found at the Minoan site of Knossos, indicating a sport or ritual of "bull leaping", the dark skinned figure is a man and the two light skinned figures are womenunknown ancient artist - ArtStudy version 2.0 (Saskia Ltd, Thomson Wadsworth) Fresco of bull-leaping from Knossos (an acrobat on a bull with two female acrobats on either side). Permission details ineligible for copyright (PD-Art)View more Public Domainview terms File:Knossos Bull-Leaping Fresco.jpg http://JohnBatchel...more

  • What about the PLA garrison in Hong Kong? Rick Fisher, Intl Assessment and Strategy Center

    Aug 09 2019

    Engraving: Chinese Qing Empire officers with the French Montigny mitrailleuse gun, C. 1880. Public domain..What about the PLA garrison in Hong Kong? with Rick Fisher,  International Assessment and Strategy Center

  • Hong Kong cannot be replaced as a banking center for Mainland China. Fraser Howie, Singapore, "Red Capitalism." @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo: View of Spring Gardens, Hong Kong, 20 August 1846.Date | 20 August 1846Source | http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/rise_fall_canton_04/gallery_places/pages/cwHK_1846_AH643890_Gden.htmAuthor | Painted by Murdoch Bruce (fl. 1840–1854), lithograph by Andrew Maclure (1812–1885)Other versions | http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowHong Kong cannot be replaced as a banking center for Mainland China. Fraser Howie, Singapore, "Red Ca...more

  • The Palestinians reject peace and prosperity. Jason Greenblatt, US Special Representative for International Negotiations by President Donald Trump. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo: The Palestinians reject peace and prosperity. Jason Greenblatt, US Special Representative for International Negotiations by President Donald Trump.  Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_preshttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Palestinians reject peace and prosperity. Jason Greenblatt, US Special Representative for International Negotiations by President Donald Trump.  Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_presJason Dov Greenblatt (born 1966/67) is...more

  • Hong Kong 2019 and Budapest 1956. @SebGorka

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo: Historic photograph, 1956 Hungarian Revolution against Soviet occupation, Gabor B. Racz circled in red. Racz was twenty-one years old in his first years of medical school when he was forced to flee his home in Budapest to escape persecution. He eventually moved to the United States, and became a world renowned physician and innovator of procedures and medical devices in the field of interventional pain management.Date | 1956Source | sent to me personallyAuthor | Gabor B. RaczPermission(Re...more

  • New American Civil War: A house divided will fall to foreign foes. Michael Vlahos, Johns Hopkins @JHUWorldCrisis

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo: Painting of CSS Alabama Rear Admiral J. W. Schmidt [1] - From the US Navy's Naval Historical Center. Originally from en.wikipedia; description page is (was) here; uploaded onto en.wiki 03:11, 14 November 2004 by McMullen 740×571 (59,800 bytes; Painting of CSS Alabama) Public Domain File:CSSAlabama.jpg Created: 31 December 1960 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowNew American Civil War: A house divided will fall to foreign foes...more

  • Natural gas is already the solution. Bud Weinstein, Maguire Energy Institute.

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo: Oil and gas yielding formations of California Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors:  Watts, William Lord, b. 1850 Subjects:  Natural gas Petroleum Publisher:  Sacramento, A.J. Johnston, superintendent State printing Contributing Library:  University of California Libraries Digitizing Sponsor:  Kahle/Austin Foundation and Omidyar Network    View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book  Click here to view book online to see this illustration ...more

  • US consumers prep to decouple from PRC manufacturing & What is to be done? @AlanTonelson RealityChek.com @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo: Lai Afong's photograph of a commercial street in Guangzhou c. 1880 Lai Afong - kristine Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United States. This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including a...more

  • Pig lard at Stonehenge. Peter Bogucki, @Princeton

    Aug 09 2019

    Photo:  The imperial island; England's chronicle in stone;Year: 1886 (1880s)Authors:  Hunnewell, James Frothingham, 1832-1910Subjects:  ArchitecturePublisher:  Boston, TicknorContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundationhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowPig lard at Stonehenge. Peter Bogucki, @Princetonhttps://www.upi.com/Science_News/2019/07/16/Stonehenge-construction-may-have-been-aided-by-lots-...more

  • Hong Kong: early harbinger of the end of the Chinese Communist Party? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: Looting of the Old Summer Palace by Anglo-French forces in 1860 Godefroy Durand - L'Illustration, 22 December 1860 Looting_of_the Yuan Ming Yuan pavilion by Anglo-French forces in_1860. Formerly in the Xiyang Lou(Western mansions) section, of structures and gardens. On the grounds of the Yunamingyuan (Old Summer Palace) — in Beijing. Permission details This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life pl...more

  • How would the Chinese Communists signal a change in leadership? Charles Burton, Macdonald-Laurier Institute. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: Pa-Li-Kiao's bridge, on the evening of the battle. The Battle of Palikiao (Baliqiao) took place on 21 September 1860 during the Second Opium War (1856-1860). The Anglo-French victory opened a path to Beijing for Western armies. Émile Bayard - http://www.lessignets.com/signetsdiane/calendrier/sept/21.htmhttp://www.transasiart.com/voyageurs/voyageurs03/srs03dpalikao.htm Public Domain File:La bataille de Palikiao.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedule...more

  • Japan says that China only respects strength. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: English: Oil on canvas of the residence of Augustine Heard and Company, Hong Kong, c. 1860Date | circa 1860 Source | http://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/rise_fall_canton_04/gallery_places/pages/cwHK_1860c_M17297_Heard.htmAuthor | Unknownhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowJapan says that China only respects strength. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast 

  • Hong Kong preps for shocks. Mark Clifford, former editor South China Morning Post

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: Hong Kong: panoramic view.Description | Hong Kong: panoramic view. Photograph by Felice Beato, 1860.Iconographic CollectionsKeywords: Felice Beatohttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowHong Kong preps for shocks. Mark Clifford, former editor South China Morning Post

  • John Bolton is unpopular in Dictatorville and in the NYT. @WJMcGurn @WSJOpinion

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: Anton von Werner, At the Congress of Berlin (1878) the tall Bismarck on the right is shaking hands with Gyula Andrássy and Pyotr Andreyevich Shuvalov; on the left are Alajos Károlyi, Alexander Gorchakov and Benjamin Disraeli Anton von Werner - First uploaded to de.wikipedia by de:Benutzer:APPER. Public Domain File:Berliner kongress.jpg Created: 1881date QS:P571,+1 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowJohn Bolton is unpopular in...more

  • Currency manipulation is an expedient fiction. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarkets

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: : US-$1-LT-1880-Fr-29 (face only)Date | 9 February 2014, 13:17:17Source | Image by Godot13Author | Bureau of Engraving and Printinghttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowCurrency manipulation is an expedient fiction. @JohnTamny @RealClearMarketshttps://www.realclearmarkets.com/articles/2019/08/06/someone_should_remind_trump_that_investment_powers_all_economic_growth_103845.html

  • Iran is hoping for President Biden

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: Mihr 'Ali (Iranian, active ca. 1800-1830). Portrait of Fath Ali Shah Qajar, 1815. Brooklyn MuseumIran is hoping for President Biden

  • Allied Master Strategists: 1 of 4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Hardcover – November 15, 2012. by David Rigby (Author)

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo:  General George C. Marshall, Chief of Staff, U. S. Army, stops to chat with a GI on an inspection of the beachheads of France on June 12, 1944.Date | 12 June 1944Source | U.S Army Military History InstituteAuthor | Army photographerhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Allied Master Strategists: 1 of 4:  The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Hardcover – November 15, 2012.  by David Rigby  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Al...more

  • Allied Master Strategists: 2 of 4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Hardcover – November 15, 2012. by David Rigby (Author)

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: Casablanca Conference, January 14-24, 1943. A session of the conference. Admiral Ernest J. King, USN, and General George C. Marshall, USA. Official U.S. Navy photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives. (2016/03/08). Accession #: 80-G-38561 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Allied Master Strategists: 2 of 4:  The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Hardcover – November 15, 2012.  by David Rigby  (Author) ...more

  • Allied Master Strategists: 3 of 4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Hardcover – November 15, 2012. by David Rigby (Author)

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: ARC Identifier 2569675 / Local Identifier 111-TV-408. The story of General George C. Marshall, told on Army's "THE BIG PICTURE" -- This is a personal history film of General George C. Marshall who resigned from the Defense Department and settled in Leesburg, Virginia, in 1951. It is a pictorial record of his role as a public servant, spanning a critical half century, which ultimately placed him in the ranks of great American patriots.  It is rare in history when a man who has distinguishe...more

  • Allied Master Strategists: 4 of 4: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Hardcover – November 15, 2012. by David Rigby (Author)

    Aug 08 2019

    Photo: Casablanca Conference, January 14-24, 1943. President Franklin D. Roosevelt Shown (left to right): General George C. Marshall, Lieutenant General William H. Wilbur; and Major General George S. Patton. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives. (2014/7/9)http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Allied Master Strategists: 4 of 4:  The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II Hardcover – November 15...more

  • Will Americans surrender their health insurance to the Democrats, asks @LizPeek?

    Aug 07 2019

    Image: The Cow-Pock—or—the Wonderful Effects of the New Inoculation!—vide. the Publications of ye Anti-Vaccine Society Print (color engraving) published June 12, 1802 by H. Humphrey, St. James's Street. (public domain).Will Americans surrender their health insurance to the Democrats, asks @LizPeek?

  • The Recession Seekers & What is to be done?. @LizPeek

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: The Justice  Robert Smirke (1752 - 1845) – Artist (British) Born in Wigton. Dead in London. Details of artist on Google Art Project - 7wHzfoeAvEMU5A at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level Public Domain File:Robert Smirke - The Seven Ages of Man- The Justice, 'As You Like It,' II, vii - Google Art Project.jpg Created: between 1798 and 1801 date QS:P571,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P1319,+1798-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1801-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://Jo...more

  • Can the not fresh Joe Biden outlast the fresh? @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: The Pantaloon  Robert Smirke (1752 - 1845) – Artist (British) Born in Wigton. Dead in London. Details of artist on Google Art Project - hgEBSFeM05IEZg at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level Public Domain File:Robert Smirke - The Seven Ages of Man- The Pantaloon, 'As You Like It,' II, vii - Google Art Project.jpg Created: between 1798 and 1801 date QS:P571,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P1319,+1798-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1801-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp:...more

  • The "posturing" Democrats and the "authentic" Marianne Williamson. @HooverWhalen @HooverInst

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: The Old Age  Robert Smirke (1752 - 1845) – Artist (British) Born in Wigton. Dead in London. Details of artist on Google Art Project - 0gEO4KNBg-662Q at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level Public Domain File:Robert Smirke - The Seven Ages of Man- Second Childishness, 'As You Like It,' II, vii - Google Art Project.jpg Created: between 1798 and 1801 date QS:P571,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P1319,+1798-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1801-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacth...more

  • Can Pelosi hold off the Impeachers in the House? @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: Local accession number: 11_03_000082 Title: Spoons as Falstaff mustering the impeachment managers Statement of responsibility: Worth del. Creator/Contributor: Worth, Thomas, 1834-1917 (Artist) Genre: Political cartoons; Lithographs; Prints Publisher: Published by John McDermott, 31 John Street, N. Y. Date issued: 1860 Physical description: 1 print : lithograph ; 14 x 18 1/2 in. General notes: Title from item. Subjects: Impeachments; Presidents; Legislators; Costumes; Butler, Benjamin F. (...more

  • Barr chooses not to charge Comey with leaking to the NYT. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: ustice, oil on canvas painting by David Gilmour Blythe, c. 1860, De Young MuseumDate | circa 1860 Source | Own workAuthor | Wmpearlhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBarr chooses not to charge Comey with leaking to the NYT. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJRhttps://www.nationalreview.com/2019/08/the-doj-will-not-prosecute-james-comey-over-trump-memos/

  • House Democrats are now majority for impeachment & What is to be done? @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: Thaddeus Stevens closing the debate on impeachment in the House, 1868http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowHouse Democrats are now majority for impeachment & What is to be done? @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

  • "Indiana" Hoenlein and he Lost Philistine City of Gath. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: Guillaime Courtois - David and Goliathbetween 1650 and 1660The author died in 1679, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow"Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Philistine City of Gath. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotterhttps://www.timesofisrael.com/colossal-ancient-s...more

  • Abbas and the Palestinians continue their "Pay-to-Slay" provocation. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo:  Title: Northern views. Street at RamallahAbstract/medium: G. Eric and Edith Matson Photograph CollectionPhysical description: aDate | 1900Source | Library of CongressCatalog: https://www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/matpc/item/mpc2004001140/PPOriginal url: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/matpc.01048Author | Matson CollectionPermission(Reusing this file) | No known restrictions on publication.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowAbbas ...more

  • Social Security in the stock and bond markets. @StephenMoore @Heritage

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: August Belmont: DNC Chair for 12 years during and after the Civil warhttp://memory.loc.gov/service/pnp/cph/3a20000/3a28000/3a28500/3a28502v.jpg Portrait of August Belmont / Daguerreotype Public Domain File:Augustbelmont.jpg Created: CREATED/PUBLISHED between 1844 and 1860 date QS:P,+1850-00- http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowSocial Security in the stock and bond markets.  @StephenMoore @Heritagehttps://www.wsj.com/articles/c...more

  • The remains of the Democratic debates. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: 1837 cartoon shows the Democratic Party as donkeyHenry R. Robinson - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID ppmsca.15775. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. 1837 political caricature "The modern Balaam and his ass", which uses the Biblical story of Balaam (from the book of Numbers) to sat...more

  • The unknowns of Jeffrey Epstein's genuine wealth. @GregoryZuckerman @WSJ

    Aug 07 2019

    Photo: Simon FloquetTitleApollo and King MidasDatecirca 1634 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe unknowns of Jeffrey Epstein's genuine wealth. @GregoryZuckerman @WSJhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/jeffrey-epstein-burrowed-into-the-lives-of-the-rich-and-made-a-fortune-11564092553?emailToken=4698b48832bba897957ca7e702b4e9d2TVa5nN98piUB3ndnWG1Z9eMs0lUOjUaBW/8xLELbggU5cNWdSt8W0ZL02lITS+bRE58Ec/iPNrdnLt9JnqZ/Rxz8aRNf6OLhwARzjy4x3bCh1Za54LM...more

  • Hong Kong under existential threat; PRC under existential threat. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: Naval Dockyard buildings (centre), Queen's Road, 1894Unknown - Unknown View of the premises of the two-storey Military Commissariat from Queen's Road. The 2 identical 3-storey buildings are the main Royal Naval Dockyard buildings. The entrance to the Dockyard is located between them. Taken c.1894, author unknown Permission details PD-HK.View more Public Domainview terms File:HK dockyard 1894.jpg Created: circa 1894 date QS:P,+1894-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902 http://JohnBatchelorS...more

  • ISIS builds Afghanistan into the anchor of Central Asia jihad. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDD

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: From @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio @FDDThe Islamic State’s Khorasan province continues to oppose the Taliban in Nangarhar province and elsewhere.  The Islamic State’s central leadership replaced their top man in Afghanistan after a meeting earlier this year, according to a recent report submitted to the United Nations Security Council. The report was authored by the monitoring team responsible for tracking al Qaeda, the Islamic State and affiliated groups. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/cont...more

  • Taliban ushers the US out of Afghanistan. @ThomasJoscelyn @BillRoggio

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: 2010: 101206-A-5634G-001: Afghan provincial governors and members of the High Peace Council, an organization set up to promote peace talks with the Taliban, gather Dec. 6, 2010, in Kandahar City, Afghanistan, to talk about reintegrating former Taliban into society. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Edward A. Garibay, 16th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment) (Photo Credit: Spc. Edward A. Garibay, 16th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment) VIEW ORIGINAL http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatch...more

  • Is this a trade war with the PRC? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter @VerodeRugy @Mercatus

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: Guards of Shanghai Old City.Unknown - Pre 1912 photograph. Photographed by me at Dajing ge in 2009 Guards_of_Shanghai_Old_City Public Domain File:Guards of Shanghai Old City.jpg Created: before 1912 date QS:P,+1912-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1912-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowIs this a trade war with the PRC? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter @VerodeRugy @Mercatus

  • What is the significance of the twenty-five thousand times you are asleep in your lifetime? 1 of 2: Vladyslav V. Vyazovskiy @ScienceMagazine.

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: Domenico Fetti - Sleeping Girl Esterházy collection, 1871Notes | English: Although the museum maintains that this painting is by Fetti, this attribution has been disputed and remains uncertain (Safarik 1990, p. 301). Several experts in Tuscan art have attributed the work to Sigismondo Coccapani.This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason:  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/...more

  • What is the significance of the twenty-five thousand times you are asleep in your lifetime? 2 of 2: Vladyslav V. Vyazovskiy @ScienceMagazine.

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: Waterhouse-sleep and his half-brother death-1874 John William Waterhouse - Unknown Public Domain File:Waterhouse-sleep and his half-brother death-1874.jpg Created: 1874date QS:P571,+1874-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowWhat is the significance of the twenty-five thousand times you are asleep in your lifetime? 2 of 2: Vladyslav V. Vyazovskiy @ScienceMagazine. http://science.sciencemag.org/content/350/6263/...more

  • Moment of Battle: 1 of 4: The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kevin Foley (Narrator), James Lacey (Author), Williamson Murray (Author), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: "They crashed into the Persian army with tremendous force", illustration by Walter Crane in Mary Macgregor, The Story of Greece Told to Boys and Girls, London: T.C. & E.C. Jack. Walter Crane - The story of Greece : told to boys and girls (191-?) by Macgregor, Mary These stories from the history of ancient Greece begin with myths and legends of gods and heroes and end with the conquests of Alexander the Great. The book is accessible and well organized, but it is considerably more deta...more

  • Moment of Battle: 2 of 4: The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kevin Foley (Narrator), James Lacey (Author), Williamson Murray (Author), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: Greek troops rushing forward at the Battle of Marathon, Georges Rochegrosse, 1859. Georges Rochegrosse - [1] Battle of Marathon, Georges Rochegrosse 1859 Public Domain File:Les Héros de Marathon Georges Rochegrosse 1859.jpg Created: 31 December 1858 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Moment of Battle: 2 of 4: The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Kevin Foley (Narrator), James Lacey (Auth...more

  • Moment of Battle: 3 of 4: The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kevin Foley (Narrator), James Lacey (Author), Williamson Murray (Author), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: Scene of the Battle of Marathon John Steeple Davis - The story of the greatest nations, from the dawn of history to the twentieth century(published in 1900) Public Domain File:Scene of the Battle of Marathon.jpg Created: 31 December 1899 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Moment of Battle: 3 of 4: The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Kevin Foley (Narrator), James Lacey (Author), Williamso...more

  • Moment of Battle: 4 of 4: The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kevin Foley (Narrator), James Lacey (Author), Williamson Murray (Author), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 06 2019

    Photo: The battlefield of MarathonMaspero, G. (Gaston), 1846-1916; Sayce, A. H. (Archibald Henry), 1845-1933 - History of Egypt, Chaldea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria Volume 9 The Battlefield of Marathon Public Domain File:The Battlefield of Marathon.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Moment of Battle: 4 of 4: The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Kevin Foley (Narrator), James Lacey (Auth...more

  • The Campaigns for Vicksburg, 1862-1863: 1 of 2: Leadership Lessons Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kevin Dougherty (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: Heavy artillery pieces that were used by the Union in order to force the besieged city and its defenders into surrender Internet Archive Book Images - https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/14576375107/ Source book page: https://archive.org/stream/photographichist02mill/photographichist02mill#page/n202/mode/1up Identifier: photographichist02mill (find matches) Title: The photographic history of the Civil War : thousands of scenes photographed 1861-65, with text by many s...more

  • The Campaigns for Vicksburg, 1862-1863: 2 of 2: Leadership Lessons Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Kevin Dougherty (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: Shirley's House, also known as the White House, during the siege of Vicksburg, 1863. Union troops of Logan's division set about as engineers and sappers to undermine Confederate fortifications but they had to stay under cover for fear of Confederate sharpshooters.Unknown - File from The Photographic History of The Civil War in Ten Volumes: Volume Two, Two Years of Grim War. The Review of Reviews Co., New York. 1911. p. 206. Shirley's House, also known as the White House, during the siege ...more

  • When Britain Burned the White House: 1 of 4: The 1814 Invasion of Washington by Peter Snow (Author)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: : Title: Washington in 1800 Abstract/medium: 1 photographic print.Date | 1800Source | Library of CongressCatalog: https://lccn.loc.gov/90716106Image download: https://cdn.loc.gov/service/pnp/cph/3c00000/3c02000/3c02000/3c02054v.jpgOriginal url: https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/90716106/Author | Miscellaneous Items in High Demand, PPOC, Library of CongressPermission(Reusing this file) | No known restrictions on publication.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/s...more

  • When Britain Burned the White House: 2 of 4: The 1814 Invasion of Washington by Peter Snow (Author)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: Mount Vernon, the seat of the late President Washington.Date1800personContributorsMount Vernon (Va. : Estate)Washington, George, 1732-1799http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/ copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowWhen Britain Burned the White House: 2 of 4: The 1814 Invasion of Washington by Peter Snow (Author) https://www.amazon.com/When-Britain-Burned-White-House/dp/1250048281 In August 1814,...more

  • When Britain Burned the White House: 3 of 4: The 1814 Invasion of Washington by Peter Snow (Author)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: A contemporary reprint of Samuel Hill's 1792 print of Ellicott's Plan of the City of Washington in the Territory of Columbia, published in Massachusetts Magazine, Boston, May 1792, showing street names, lot numbers, coordinates and legends.View author information Public Domain File:Ellicott plan.jpg Uploaded: 2005-08-11 10:03:21 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowWhen Britain Burned the White House: 3 of 4: The 1814 Invasion o...more

  • When Britain Burned the White House: 4 of 4: The 1814 Invasion of Washington by Peter Snow (Author)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: The United States Capitol after the burning of Washington in the War of 1812. Watercolor and ink depiction from 1814, restored.Munger, George, 1781-1825, artist. - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID ppmsca.02160. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. "Drawing shows the ruins of the U.S. ...more

  • This Gulf of Fire: 1 of 4: The Great Lisbon Earthquake, or Apocalypse in the Age of Science and Reason Paperback – October 18, 2016. by Mark Molesky (Author)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: The Earthquake of 1755, painted from 1756 to 1792 by João Glama Ströberle (1708-1792). Currently in the National Museum of Ancient Art, Lisbon, Portugal.Português: O Terramoto de 1755, pintado entre 1756-1792 por João Glama Ströberle (1708-1792). Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga, Lisboa, Portugal.Date | between 1756 and 1792 Source | "Terramoto de 1755", história de um quadro inacabado, Diário de Notícias, 2018-01-13http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTw...more

  • This Gulf of Fire: 2 of 4: The Great Lisbon Earthquake, or Apocalypse in the Age of Science and Reason Paperback – October 18, 2016. by Mark Molesky (Author)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: A View of the City of Lisbon the Capital of the Kingdom of Portugal, 18th-century English lithograph.Português: Vista da Cidade de Lisboa, Capital do Reino de Portugal, litografia inglesa, século XVIII.Date | 18th century Source | Cabral Moncada LeilõesAuthor | English Schoolhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow This Gulf of Fire: 2 of 4: The Great Lisbon Earthquake, or Apocalypse in the Age of Science and Reason Paperback – Octo...more

  • This Gulf of Fire: 3 of 4: The Great Lisbon Earthquake, or Apocalypse in the Age of Science and Reason Paperback – October 18, 2016. by Mark Molesky (Author)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: Português: Representação de Lisboa antes do Terramoto de 1755, executada em Londres por J. Couse.Date | between 1755 and 1760 Source | Biblioteca Nacional de PortugalAuthor | J. Cousehttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow This Gulf of Fire: 3 of 4: The Great Lisbon Earthquake, or Apocalypse in the Age of Science and Reason Paperback – October 18, 2016.  by Mark Molesky (Author) https://www.amazon.com/This-Gulf-Fire-Earthquake-Apoc...more

  • This Gulf of Fire: 4 of 4: The Great Lisbon Earthquake, or Apocalypse in the Age of Science and Reason Paperback – October 18, 2016. by Mark Molesky (Author)

    Aug 05 2019

    Photo: The Terreiro do Paço (Palace Square) and the Ribeira Royal Palace, prior to their destruction in the 1755 Lisbon earthquake.Português: O Terreiro do Paço e o Palácio Real da Ribeira, antes da sua destruição no Terramoto de Lisboa de 1755.Data | First half of the 18th centuryOrigem | "Quadros de antes do Terramoto de 1755 serão expostos ao público em Lisboa" - PúblicoAutor | DesconhecidoEsta obra está no domínio público no seu país de origem e noutros países e áreas onde o período de prote...more

  • Best of #TheScalaReport: 1: "We tend to identify cool ideas, number one; or problems, number two." 2: A Canticle for Leibowitz: "It's similar to the Foundation trilogy." 3: "A borderless border." 4: "The High Net Worth Individual." Chris Riegel, CEO

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo: A map of North America in Walter M. Miller's A Canticle for Leibowitz. Specifically, the map depicts the territorial arrangement in 3174, during the time frame of "Fiat Lux". Texark territory outlined in yellow; Texark expansion as described in "Fiat Lux" and in Saint Leibowitz and the Wild Horse Woman marked in orange.Date | Source | User createdAuthor | User:BriangottsPermission(Reusing this file) | I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following license: | P...more

  • Joe Rochefort's War: 1 of 4: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Elliot Carlson (Author), Danny Campbell (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo: Satellite image of Midway AtollU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument Management Plan, Volume IV - Midway Atoll Conceptual Site Plan, p. 12. Aerial photo of Midway Atoll. Public Domain File:Midway Atoll aerial photo 2008.JPG Created: 31 December 2007 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Joe Rochefort's War: 1 of 4: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted ...more

  • Joe Rochefort's War: 2 of 4: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Elliot Carlson (Author), Danny Campbell (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo: Midway Atoll in November 1941, looking west Unknown - U.S. Navy photo 80-G-451086 Aerial photograph of Midway Atoll, looking just south of west across the southern side of the atoll, 24 November 1941. Eastern Island, then the site of Midway's airfield, is in the foreground. Sand Island, location of most other base facilities, is across the entrance channel. Public Domain File:Aerial view of Midway Atoll on 24 November 1941 (80-G-451086).jpg Created: 24 November 1941date QS:P,+1941-11-24...more

  • Joe Rochefort's War: 3 of 4: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Elliot Carlson (Author), Danny Campbell (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo: Burning oil tanks on Sand Island, Midway Atoll, following the Japanese air attack delivered on the morning of 4 June 1942 during the Battle of Midway. These tanks were located near what was then the southern shore of Sand Island. This view looks inland from the vicinity of the beach. Three Laysan Albatross ("Gooney Bird") chicks are visible in the foreground.US Navy - Official U.S. Navy photograph 80-G-17056, now in the collections of the National Archives. Also available at the National ...more

  • Joe Rochefort's War: 4 of 4: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Elliot Carlson (Author), Danny Campbell (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo:Aerial view of the seaplane base of the Naval Air Station Midway on Sand Island, Midway Atoll, during its construction, in 1941.Date | 1941Source | U.S. National Archives San Bruno photo 868130 in: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge Historic Preservation Plan, p. 29.Author | USN http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Joe Rochefort's War: 4 of 4: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamo...more

  • At the Crossroads Between Peace and War: 1 of 4: The London Naval Conference in 1930 Kindle Edition. by John H. Maurer (Editor), Christopher Bell (Editor)

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo:  Barker puts in to Gonaives, Haiti, March 1928. She has steam up in a single boiler, a seaman hangs wash on one of the lines just aft of amidships, and a boat is tethered to her stern. Other vessels come and go in the busy harbor as the fleet carries out training. (Unattributed U.S. Navy Photograph 80-G-421850, National Archives and Records Administration, Still Pictures Branch, College Park, Md.)http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @Batchelor...more

  • At the Crossroads Between Peace and War: 2 of 4: The London Naval Conference in 1930 Kindle Edition. by John H. Maurer (Editor), Christopher Bell (Editor)

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo: This is the complete order of battle for the Battle of Jutland fought between 31 May and 1 June 1916. The battle involved 250 warships of the British and German navies, and, in terms of combined tonnage of vessels engaged, was the largest naval battle in history4 × Queen Elizabeth class |  | 3 × Iron Duke class | 4 × Orion class |  | 3 × King George V class | 3 × Bellerophon class |  | 2 × Revenge class | 2 × Colossus class |  | 3 × St. Vincent class | 1 × HMS Neptune |  | 1 × HMS Agincou...more

  • At the Crossroads Between Peace and War: 3 of 4: The London Naval Conference in 1930 Kindle Edition. by John H. Maurer (Editor), Christopher Bell (Editor)

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo: The Royal Navy during the Second World WarHMS NELSON showing her crew dressing ship as she steamed into an East Indies StationDátum | 1939 és 1945 között Forrás | http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//18/media-18392/large.jpgThis work created by the United Kingdom Government is in the public domain.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow At the Crossroads Between Peace and War: 3 of 4: The London Naval Conference in 1930 Kindle Edi...more

  • At the Crossroads Between Peace and War: 4 of 4: The London Naval Conference in 1930 Kindle Edition. by John H. Maurer (Editor), Christopher Bell (Editor)

    Aug 04 2019

    Photo: The Royal Navy Off the Caen Coast, Normandy, June 1944The battleship HMS RODNEY firing at shore targets in Normandy. Photograph taken from on board HMS HOLMES operating off the Caen beachhead.Date | 1944Source | http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//36/media-36067/large.jpgThis work created by the United Kingdom Government is in the public domain.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow At the Crossroads Between Peace and War: 4 of ...more

  • JFK's Last Hundred Days: 1 of 4: The Transformation of a Man and the Emergence of a Great President Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thurston Clarke (Author), Malcolm Hillgartner (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo: Postcard: Dallas Road, Victoria, BC, c.1920"Dallas Road, Marine Drive, Victoria, B.C."The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co., Ltd. Montreal and Toronto. Printed in Great Britain.British Manufacture. View looking west into the 500-block of Dallas Road from the intersection at Government Street in Victoria, BC on Vancouver Island. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow JFK's Last Hundred Days: 1 of 4: The Transformation of a Man a...more

  • JFK's Last Hundred Days: 2 of 4: The Transformation of a Man and the Emergence of a Great President Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thurston Clarke (Author), Malcolm Hillgartner (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo:  The 300 block of Main Street, between Akard and Stone, facing West. The intersection of Main and Akard is visible in the midground. Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, on stereograph card mount; 8.8 x 17.7 cm File: a2014_0020_3_2_0021_street_opt.jpg Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permis...more

  • JFK's Last Hundred Days: 3 of 4: The Transformation of a Man and the Emergence of a Great President Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thurston Clarke (Author), Malcolm Hillgartner (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo: Text Appearing After Image: BREWERS AND BOTTLERS HIGH GRADE LAGER BEEl DALLAS BEER HAS NO SUPERIOR OF GREATER DALLAS S3 Rowen ®. Burson Mercantile Company 668 ELM STREET PHONE MAIN 3580 DRY GOODS, MILLINERY AND NOTIONS CLOTHING, HATS, BOOTS AND SHOES Gents Furnishing Goods Particular Attention Given to Ladies Goods of Every Description THE LATEST STYLES AND COSTLY FABRICS LEMPS A FULL SUPPLY OF KEG AND BOTTLED BEER CONSTANTLY ON HANDTaken circa 1909 No known copyright restrictions http:/...more

  • JFK's Last Hundred Days: 4 of 4: The Transformation of a Man and the Emergence of a Great President Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Thurston Clarke (Author), Malcolm Hillgartner (Narrator), Penguin Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo: Dallas, Texas, city directory Year: 1909 (1900s) Authors:  Subjects:  Publisher:  Polk Contributing Library:  Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Digitizing Sponsor:  Internet Archive    View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book  Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.  Text Appearing Before Image: e. Pupil ofWeld, Rome, Italy; pupil at New York Art ...more

  • Brave Genius: 1 of 4: A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Sean B. Carroll (Author), Byron Wagner (Narrator), Pitchstone Publishing (Publisher)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo: JesseArchive description | Description provided by the archive when the original description is incomplete or wrong. You can help by reporting errors and typos at Commons:Bundesarchiv/Error reports.KBZ OB West,Frankreich 1943, am 14.1.1944 herausgegeben, v.l.: Rommel, von Rundstedt, Gause, Oberst Zimmermann, Besprechung am 19.12.1943 beim Oberbefehlshaber West; Paris, Hotel "Georg V."Title | Paris, Rommel, von Rundstedt, Gause und Zimmermann Depicted people | Rommel, Erwin: Generalfeldmar...more

  • Brave Genius: 2 of 4: A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Sean B. Carroll (Author), Byron Wagner (Narrator), Pitchstone Publishing (Publisher)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo: LanghausArchive description | Description provided by the archive when the original description is incomplete or wrong. You can help by reporting errors and typos at Commons:Bundesarchiv/Error reports.Frankreich, Paris Ecke Boulevard Saint-Michel und Rue Soufflot; PK 696Title | Deutsche Soldaten in einem Pariser Straßencafé Date | March 1943This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Germany license. | Attribution: Bundesarchiv, Bild 101I-247-0775-09 / Lan...more

  • Brave Genius: 3 of 4: A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Sean B. Carroll (Author), Byron Wagner (Narrator), Pitchstone Publishing (Publisher)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo: UnknownOriginal caption | For documentary purposes the German Federal Archive often retained the original image captions, which may be erroneous, biased, obsolete or politically extreme. Paris, Ministerpräsident Pierre Laval und SS-Gruppenführer Carl ObergADN-ZB Frankreich in der Periode der Okkupation und des faschistischen Vichy-Regiemes (1940(44) Hauptquartier der deutschen Faschisten in Paris am 1.5.1943. Der französische Ministerpräsident Pierre Laval (links) im Gespräch mit dem ober...more

  • Brave Genius: 4 of 4: A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Sean B. Carroll (Author), Byron Wagner (Narrator), Pitchstone Publishing (Publisher)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo: GötzenbergerArchive description | Description provided by the archive when the original description is incomplete or wrong. You can help by reporting errors and typos at Commons:Bundesarchiv/Error reports.Frankreich, Paris. Soldat mit geschultertem Gewehr neben Laterne. Im Hintergrund der Eiffelturm; KBK Lw 3Title | Paris, Soldat vor Eiffelturm Depicted place | ParisDate | January 1943Attribution: Bundesarchiv, Bild 101I-373-2623-30A / Götzenberger / CC-BY-SAYou are free:to share – to cop...more

  • Sex and the Citadel: 1 of 2: Intimate Life in a Changing Arab WorldPaperback – January 21, 2014. by El Feki, Shereen (Author)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo: Image from page 29 of "Arabia: the cradle of Islam : studies in the geography, people and politics of the peninsula, with an account of Islam and mission work" (1900) Identifier: arabiacradleofis00zwem Title: Arabia: the cradle of Islam : studies in the geography, people and politics of the peninsula, with an account of Islam and mission work Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors:  Zwemer, Samuel Marinus, 1867-1952 Subjects:  Missions -- Arabian Peninsula Islam Islam Arabian Peninsula Arabian Peni...more

  • Sex and the Citadel: 2 of 2: Intimate Life in a Changing Arab WorldPaperback – January 21, 2014. by El Feki, Shereen (Author)

    Aug 03 2019

    Photo:  Arabia: the cradle of Islam : studies in the geography, people and politics of the peninsula, with an account of Islam and mission workYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Zwemer, Samuel Marinus, 1867-1952Subjects:  Missions -- Arabian Peninsula Islam Islam Arabian Peninsula Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel Arabian Peninsula -- MissionsPublisher:  New York Toronto : F. H. RevellContributing Library:  Princeton Theological Seminary LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNView Book Page: Book Vie...more

  • "Eleven Presidents: Promises vs. Results in Achieving Limited Government" by Ivan Eland.

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: President Calvin Coolidge presents Distinguished Flying Cross citations to the Pan American Fliers on May 2, 1927. The first to circumnavigate South America by air, they were (left to right): 1st Lt. Charles Robinson, Capt. Arthur McDaniel, 1st Lt. Ennis Whitehead, Maj. Herbert Dargue, President Coolidge, Capt. Ira Eaker, 1st Lt. Muir Fairchild, 1st Lt. Bernard Thompson and 1st Lt. Leonard Weddington. They received the actual medals at a later date. (U.S. Air Force photo)http://JohnBatche...more

  • Best of "Indiana" Hoenlein: The Lost Eggplant of Jerusalem. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCotter

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: Heim, the pre-eminent official painter of the Bourbon Restoration, is one of the least known painters to have achieved fame and success in France in the 1820s. His oil sketches have always been prized by connoisseurs, and this one is especially vigorous. It is one of two preparatory sketches for the much larger picture of the same subject that was shown at the Salon of 1824 (Musée du Louvre, Paris). The painting is filled with dramatic action as the Romans attack the Jerusalemites against...more

  • Six Months in 1945: 1 of 4: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman - from World War to Cold War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Michael Dobbs (Author), Bob Walter (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: Aerial view of the Tokyo Imperial Palace, Japan, circa in late August 1945. The photo was taken by a U.S. Navy Vought OS2U Kingfisherreconnaissance plane from the heavy cruiser USS Quincy (CA-71).Date | late August 1945 Source | U.S. Navy photo [1] from the USS Quincy (CA-71) World War II cruise book available at Navysite.deAuthor | U.S. Navy Camera location | 35° 40′ 57″ N, 139° 45′ 07.56″ E http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorSh...more

  • Six Months in 1945: 2 of 4: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman - from World War to Cold War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Michael Dobbs (Author), Bob Walter (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: 日本語: 空襲により焦土と化した東京。両国駅付近上空から南に向かい撮影。画面一番下が国鉄両国駅、中央右の大きなドーム状の建物は旧両国国技館(現在は両国シティコアとなっており、新国技館の位置とは異なる)、その前を左右に走るのは京葉道路、右奥が隅田川、見えている橋は手前からトラス橋時代の新大橋(一部は博物館明治村にて保存)と吊り橋時代の清洲橋。Date | Taken on 10 March 1945Source | http://www.kmine.sakura.ne.jp/kusyu/kuusyu.htmlAuthor | 米軍撮影This photograph is in the public domain in Japan because its copyright has expired according to Article 23 of the 1899 Copyright Act of Japan (English translation) and Article 2 of Supplemental Provisions of Copyright Act of...more

  • Six Months in 1945: 3 of 4: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman - from World War to Cold War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Michael Dobbs (Author), Bob Walter (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: Aerial view of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin 1945-46Date | 28 May 2012 (original upload date)Source | https://web.archive.org/web/20161025072302/http://www.panoramio.com/photo/72818780Author | tormentor4555his file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.Attribution: tormentor4555You are free:to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the workto remix – to adapt the workUnder the following conditions:attribution – You must give appropriate cre...more

  • Six Months in 1945: 4 of 4: FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman - from World War to Cold War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Michael Dobbs (Author), Bob Walter (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo:  British and Russian soldiers on the balcony of the ruined Chancellery in Berlin, 5 July 1945.British and Russian soldiers on the balcony of the Chancellery, the spot from which Hitler made many of his speeches.Dátum1939 és 1945 között Forráshttp://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//39/media-39749/large.jpgThis is photograph BU 8635 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums.SzerzőNo 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit, Malindine E G (Capt)Engedély(Fájl újrafelhasználása)This image was ...more

  • Tested by Zion: 1 of 4: The Bush Administration and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Hardcover – January 14, 2013 by Elliott Abrams (Author)

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: Haganah ship Jewish State at Haifa Port (1947)Unknown - Unknown Hagana Ship - Jewish State at Haifa Port Permission details This work or image is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired in Israel (details). According to Israel's copyright statute from 2007 (translation), a work is released to the public domain on 1 January of the 71st year after the author's death (paragraph 38 of the 2007 statute) with the following exceptions: A photograph taken on 24 May 200...more

  • Tested by Zion: 2 of 4: The Bush Administration and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Hardcover – January 14, 2013 by Elliott Abrams (Author)

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: Marching Jewish troops in the British army (1942) Zoltan Kluger - This is available from National Photo Collection of Israel, Photography dept. Goverment Press Office (link), under the digital ID D817-121. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. JEWISH SOLIDERS IN THE BRITISH ARMY MARCHING ON "PETAH TIKVA" ROAD IN TEL AVIV ON "JEWISH SOLDIERS DAY". יום החייל היהודי. בצילום, ...more

  • Tested by Zion: 3 of 4: The Bush Administration and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Hardcover – January 14, 2013 by Elliott Abrams (Author)

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: GENERAL VIEW OF BNEI BRAK NORTH OF TEL AVIV. בני ברק.Date | 30 April 1933Source |  | This is available from National Photo Collection of Israel, Photography dept. Goverment Press Office (link), under the digital ID D27-048.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThis work or image is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired in Israel (details). According to Israel's copyright statute from 2007 (translation)...more

  • Tested by Zion: 4 of 4: The Bush Administration and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Hardcover – January 14, 2013 by Elliott Abrams (Author)

    Aug 02 2019

    Photo: WOODEN HUTS AND BARRACKS OF NEW IMMIGRANTS IN THE NORDIA QUARTER IN TEL AVIV. צריפים לעולים חדשים בתל אביב.Date | 30 September 1930Source |  | This is available from National Photo Collection of Israel, Photography dept. Goverment Press Office (link), under the digital ID D24-070.This work or image is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired in Israel (details). According to Israel's copyright statute from 2007 (translation), a work is released to the public doma...more

  • In a Time Machine to the original Pennsylvania Station before NYC destroyed it, 1963. Richard Hough.

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: Looking south at Greyhound Bus Terminal, 33rd and 34th Streets between Seventh and Eighth Avenues, Manhattan. Source: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott : http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/explore/?col_id=160 Repository: The New York Public Library. Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs. No known copyright restrictions1936-07-14. Uploaded 2008-12-15 05:19:18Source | Flickr: Greyhound Bus Terminal, 33rd and 34th Streets between ...more

  • The Birth of the West: 1 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: The Battle of San Romano, c. 1450s, one of three panels. Egg tempera with walnut oil and linseed oil on poplar. 181.6 x 320 cm. Uffizi. Paolo Uccello - Own work, VivaItalia1974, 2012-09-29 09:40:33 after the 2012 restoration CC BY-SA 3.0 File:Uccello Battle of San Romano Uffizi.jpg Created: between 1436 and 1440 date QS:P,+1450-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1319,+1436-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1440-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: ...more

  • The Birth of the West: 2 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: Family portrait in an opulent interior, 1663 Pieter de Hooch - The Yorck Project (2002) 10.000 Meisterwerke der Malerei (DVD-ROM), distributed by DIRECTMEDIA Publishing GmbH. ISBN: 3936122202.  Permission details [1]View more Public Domainview terms File:Pieter de Hooch 019.jpg Created: 1663date QS:P571,+1663-00-00T00:00:00Z/9 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Birth of the West: 2 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the...more

  • The Birth of the West: 3 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo:  Hamlet: Act IV, Scene V (Ophelia Before the King and Queen)Object typepaintingDate1792-01-01/1792-12-31MediumEnglish: Oil on canvasDimensionsEnglish: w387.4 x h276.9 cmThis work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1924.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Birth of the West: 3 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of E...more

  • The Birth of the West: 4 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: h: Discovery of the Mississippi by De SotoObject typepaintingDescriptionWilliam H. Powell was the last artist to be commissioned by the Congress for a painting in the Rotunda. His dramatic and brilliantly colored canvas shows Spanish conqueror and explorer Hernando DeSoto, riding a white horse, the first European to view the Mississippi River, in 1541. As De Soto and his troops approach, the Native Americans in front of their tepees watch, and a chief holds out a peace pipe. In the foregr...more

  • The Birth of the West: 5 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: Landscape with the Fall of Icarus after Pieter Bruegel the Elder Pieter Bruegel the Elder - manosuelta.files.wordpress.com Public Domain File:Bruegel, Pieter de Oude - De val van icarus - hi res.jpg Created: circa 1558 date QS:P571,+1558-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Birth of the West: 5 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March ...more

  • The Birth of the West: 6 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: Girl with a Pearl Earring (1665), considered a Vermeer masterpiece Johannes Vermeer - Copied from Mauritshuis website, resampled and uploaded by Crisco 1492 (talk · contribs), October 2014 Public Domain File:Meisje met de parel.jpg Created: 31 December 1664 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Birth of the West: 6 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014.  by Pa...more

  • The Birth of the West: 7 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo:  The Court of Mantua. At the left, secretary Marsilio Andreasi o Raimondo Lupi,Ludovico II Gonzaga. Beside him his wife Barbara von Brandenburg and their siblings Ludovico Gonzaga, Paola Gonzaga and Rodolfo Gonzaga.Depicted peopleLudovico III Gonzaga, Marquis of MantuaBarbara of BrandenburgMarsilio AndreasiRaimondo LupiGianfrancesco GonzagaVittorino da FeltreAndrea Mantegna (UK: /mænˈtɛnjə/, US: /mɑːnˈteɪnjə/,[2][3] Italian: [anˈdrɛːa manˈteɲɲa]; c. 1431 – September 13, 1506) was an Itali...more

  • The Birth of the West: 8 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: The Temptation of Saint Anthony: Antonius altar, left wing outsideNiklaus Manuel Deutsch (Niklaus Manuel, c. 1484 – 28 April 1530), of Bern, was a Swiss artist, writer, mercenary and Reformed politician.: ausgeführt für die Antoniterkirche (Bern)Source/Photographer | The Yorck Project (2002)  10.000 Meisterwerke der Malerei (DVD-ROM), distributed by DIRECTMEDIA Publishing GmbH.  ISBN:  3936122202.ausgeführt für die Antoniterkirche (Bern)Source/Photographer | The Yorck Project (2002)  10.0...more

  • The Birth of the West: 9 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: Vincenzo Catena  (1470–1531)  TitlePortrait of a WomanDatecirca 1520 MediumpaintingThis work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Birth of the West: 9 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014.  by Paul Collins  (A...more

  • The Birth of the West: 10 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: Luca Signorelli  (–1523)   TitleDeutsch: Fresken im Dom zu Orvieto, Szene: Die VerdammtenDate1499-1505MediumfrescoCollectionDeutsch: Dom, Brizio-KapelleCurrent locationDeutsch: OrvietoSource/PhotographerThe Yorck Project (2002)  10.000 Meisterwerke der Malerei (DVD-ROM), distributed by DIRECTMEDIA Publishing GmbH.  ISBN:  3936122202. Permission(Reusing this file)[1]This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the auth...more

  • The Birth of the West: 11 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: Sofonisba Anguissola (c. 1532 – 16 November 1625), also known as Sophonisba Angussolaor Anguisciola,[1][2] was an Italian Renaissance painter born in Cremona to a relatively poor noble family. She received a well-rounded education, that included the fine arts, and her apprenticeship with local painters set a precedent for women to be accepted as students of art. As a young woman, Anguissola traveled to Rome where she was introduced to Michelangelo, who immediately recognized her talent, a...more

  • The Birth of the West: 12 of 12: Rome, Germany, France, and the Creation of Europe in the Tenth Century Paperback – March 4, 2014. by Paul Collins (Author)

    Aug 01 2019

    Photo: paintingDescription | English: Gentile_Bellini_Madonna_and_Child_Enthroned_late_15th_centuryDate | late 15th century Dimensions | Height: 121.9 cm (47.9 ″); Width: 82.6 cm (32.5 ″)NG3911 (National Gallery)References | described at URL:  http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/gentile-bellini-the-virgin-and-child-enthronedArt UKSource/Photographer | National GalleryThis work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the a...more

  • Churchill's Bomb: 1 of 8: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Graham Farmelo (Author), Clive Chafer (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo: James Chadwick (left), the head of the British Mission, with Major General Leslie R. Groves Jr., the director of the Manhattan Project; Richard C. Tolman, his scientific advisor; and Henry DeWolf Smyth United States Army Signal Corps - HD.3A.007 Scientific advisories consult with Major General Leslie R. Groves, Officer in Charge of Manhattan Engineer District. Public Domain File:James Chadwick, Leslie Groves, Richard Tolman, & Henry deWolf Smyth.jpg Created: 31 December 1944 http:...more

  • Churchill's Bomb: 2 of 8: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Graham Farmelo (Author), Clive Chafer (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo:  Gamma building, Tech Area, Los AlamosDate | circa 1945 Source | Manhattan District History Edith C. Truslow, with Kasha V. Thayer, ed., Manhattan Engineer District: Nonscientific Aspects of Los Alamos Project Y, 1942 through 1946 (Los Alamos, NM: Manhattan Engineer District, ca. 1946; first printed by Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory as LA-5200, March 1973; reprinted in 1997 by the Los Alamos Historical Society).Author | United States Army Corps of Engineershttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/c...more

  • Churchill's Bomb: 3 of 8: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Graham Farmelo (Author), Clive Chafer (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo: Building P, Tech Area, Los AlamosDate | circa 1945 Source | Manhattan District History Edith C. Truslow, with Kasha V. Thayer, ed., Manhattan Engineer District: Nonscientific Aspects of Los Alamos Project Y, 1942 through 1946 (Los Alamos, NM: Manhattan Engineer District, ca. 1946; first printed by Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory as LA-5200, March 1973; reprinted in 1997 by the Los Alamos Historical Society).Author | United States Army Corps of Engineershttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contac...more

  • Churchill's Bomb: 4 of 8: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Graham Farmelo (Author), Clive Chafer (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo:  Trinity Test. Explosive stack of the 100 Ton Test.To help in preparing the instrumentation for the Trinity shot the 100 Ton Test was fired on 7 May 1945. This test detonated 108 tons of TNT stacked on a wooden platform 800 yards from Trinity ground zero. The pile of high explosive was threaded with tubes containing 1000 curies of reactor fission products. This is the largest instrumented explosion conducted up to this date. The test allowed the calibration of instruments to measure the b...more

  • Churchill's Bomb: 5 of 8: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Graham Farmelo (Author), Clive Chafer (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo: Entrance to the Tech Area, Los AlamosDate | circa 1945 Source | Manhattan District History Edith C. Truslow, with Kasha V. Thayer, ed., Manhattan Engineer District: Nonscientific Aspects of Los Alamos Project Y, 1942 through 1946 (Los Alamos, NM: Manhattan Engineer District, ca. 1946; first printed by Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory as LA-5200, March 1973; reprinted in 1997 by the Los Alamos Historical Society).Author | United States Army Corps of Engineershttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/co...more

  • Churchill's Bomb: 6 of 8: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Graham Farmelo (Author), Clive Chafer (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo: Technical PX, right outside of the Tech Area, Los AlamosDate | circa 1945 Source | Manhattan District History Edith C. Truslow, with Kasha V. Thayer, ed., Manhattan Engineer District: Nonscientific Aspects of Los Alamos Project Y, 1942 through 1946 (Los Alamos, NM: Manhattan Engineer District, ca. 1946; first printed by Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory as LA-5200, March 1973; reprinted in 1997 by the Los Alamos Historical Society).Author | United States Army Corps of Engineershttp://JohnB...more

  • Churchill's Bomb: 7 of 8: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Graham Farmelo (Author), Clive Chafer (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo: Bridge over the Rio Grande, Los Alamos -- Santa Fe Highway. Showing beautiful background of the Jemez Mountains File name: 06_10_015694  Title: Bridge over the Rio Grande, Los Alamos -- Santa Fe Highway. Showing beautiful background of the Jemez Mountains  Created/Published: Alfred Mc Garr Adv. Ser., Albuquerque, N. M.  Date issued: 1930 - 1945 (approximate)  Physical description: 1 print (postcard) : linen texture, color ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.  Genre: Postcards   Subjects: Roads; Mountains ...more

  • Churchill's Bomb: 8 of 8: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Graham Farmelo (Author), Clive Chafer (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo: Building A, Tech Area, Los AlamosDate | circa 1945 Source | Manhattan District History Edith C. Truslow, with Kasha V. Thayer, ed., Manhattan Engineer District: Nonscientific Aspects of Los Alamos Project Y, 1942 through 1946 (Los Alamos, NM: Manhattan Engineer District, ca. 1946; first printed by Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory as LA-5200, March 1973; reprinted in 1997 by the Los Alamos Historical Society).Author | United States Army Corps of Engineershttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contac...more

  • JFK and the Reagan Revolution: 1 of 2: A Secret History of American Prosperity Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lawrence Kudlow (Author), Brian Domitrovic (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo: Image Right: Dr. Wernher von Braun, center, explains the Saturn launch system to President John F. Kennedy on Nov. 16, 1963, at Cape Canaveral, Fla. NASA Deputy Administrator Robert Seamans is at left of von Braun. Image provided by James B. Hill, audiovisual archivist at the John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library in Boston, Mass. NASA Photohttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow JFK and the Reagan Revolution: 1 of 2:  A Secret History of...more

  • JFK and the Reagan Revolution: 2 of 2: A Secret History of American Prosperity Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lawrence Kudlow (Author), Brian Domitrovic (Author), Norman Dietz (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 31 2019

    Photo: President John F. Kennedy signing the act Cecil W. Stoughton - JFK Library  President John F. Kennedy signs the Mental Retardation Facilities and Community Mental Health Center Construction Act. Looking on (L-R): Representative Leo W. O’Brien of New York; Representative Edith Green of Oregon; Representative Albert Thomas of Texas; Senator Ralph Yarborough of Texas. Cabinet Room, White House, Washington, D.C. Public Domain File:John F. Kennedy Signs the Community Mental Health Act - ST-C...more

  • Vanished: 1 of 4: The Sixty-Year Search for the Missing Men of World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Wil S. Hylton (Author), Chris Sorensen (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: Women fishing with nets, Chuuk (1899–1900)Archival Photographer Stefan Claesson / NOAA / US Government - http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/brs/hfind69.htm South Sea cruise 1899-1900, Caroline Chain, Truk Lagoon, native women fishing with hand and nets near Moen Island. Note that this image is cropped and tones rebalanced.http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/htmls/fish7629.htm Public Domain File:Women fishing with nets, Truk (1899-1900).jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorSh...more

  • Vanished: 2 of 4: The Sixty-Year Search for the Missing Men of World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Wil S. Hylton (Author), Chris Sorensen (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: Map of the Federated States of Micronesia. Palau is to the west of the map.View author information Public Domain File:Caroline Islands-map.gif Uploaded: 2010-06-19 17:07:00 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Vanished: 2 of 4: The Sixty-Year Search for the Missing Men of World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Wil S. Hylton (Author), Chris Sorensen (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Vanished-Si...more

  • Vanished: 3 of 4: The Sixty-Year Search for the Missing Men of World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Wil S. Hylton (Author), Chris Sorensen (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: US Navy Hellcats on Espiritu Santo island in February 1944U.S. Navy - U.S. Navy National Museum of Naval Aviation photo No. 1996.253.7185.001 U.S. Navy Grumman F6F-3 Hellcats of Fighting Squadron 40 (VF-40) on the ground at Turtle Bay fighter strip on Espiritu Santo island in February 1944. In colonial New Hebrides (present day Vanuatu) during the Solomon Islands Campaign of WWII. Public Domain File:F6F-3 Hellcats of VF-40 at Espiritu Santo 1944.jpg Created: 31 January 1944 http://John...more

  • Vanished: 4 of 4: The Sixty-Year Search for the Missing Men of World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Wil S. Hylton (Author), Chris Sorensen (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: Transfer of sovereignty at Yap in the Western Caroline Islands (1899)Unknown - Unknown Übergabe der Westkarolinen und Palauinseln von Spanien an das Deutsche Reich am 3. November 1899 auf der Insel Yap. Public Domain File:Übergabe Westkarolinen.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Vanished: 4 of 4: The Sixty-Year Search for the Missing Men of World War II Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Wil S. Hylton (Author), Chris Sore...more

  • Sprout Lands: 1 of 4: Tending the Endless Gift of Trees Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. William Bryant Logan (Author), Paul Boehmer (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: Birds and Flowers of Spring and Summer, Kanō Einō  Kano Eino (1631 - 1697) – Painter (Japan) Born in Kyoto. Dead in Kyoto. Details of artist on Google Art Project - HAH419XvUJ6XRw at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level Public Domain File:Kano Eino - Birds and Flowers of Spring and Summer - Google Art Project.jpg Created: Edo period (latter half of 17th century) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Sprout Lands: 1 of 4:...more

  • Sprout Lands: 2 of 4: Tending the Endless Gift of Trees Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. William Bryant Logan (Author), Paul Boehmer (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: Illustrated history of the Panama Railroad; together with a traveler's guide and business man's hand-book for the Panama Railroad and its connections with Europe, the United States, the north and south Atlantic and Pacific coasts, China, Australia, and Japan, by sail and steamYear: 1862 (1860s)Authors:  Otis, Fessenden N. (Fessenden Nott), 1825-1900Subjects:  Panama Railroad CoPublisher:  New York, HarperContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of Con...more

  • Sprout Lands: 3 of 4: Tending the Endless Gift of Trees Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. William Bryant Logan (Author), Paul Boehmer (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: Image from page 152 of "The Pacific tourist : Williams' illustrated trans-continental guide of travel, from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean : containing full descriptions of railroad routes ... A complete traveler's guide of the Union and Central Pacifi Identifier: pacifictouristwi01will Title: The Pacific tourist : Williams' illustrated trans-continental guide of travel, from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean : containing full descriptions of railroad routes ... A complete traveler's g...more

  • Sprout Lands: 4 of 4: Tending the Endless Gift of Trees Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. William Bryant Logan (Author), Paul Boehmer (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: Publisher:  London : SeeleyContributing Library:  University of California LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  Internet ArchiveView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.Text Appearing Before Image:wn wood in a forest when he pleased, and to have his owneyries of hawks, sparrow-hawks, falcons, eagles and herons. It grantedpermission to...more

  • Climate change: “Mountain passes are higher in the tropics,” 1 of 2: or, the Prospects of Tropical Climate Change. Kenneth J. Feeley. @fairchildgarden

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: The Gardeners' chronicle : a weekly illustrated journal of horticulture and allied subjects Year: 1874 (1870s) Authors:  Subjects:  Ornamental horticulture Horticulture Plants, OrnamentalGardening Publisher:  London : [Gardeners Chronicle] Contributing Library:  UMass Amherst Libraries Digitizing Sponsor:  Boston Library Consortium Member Libraries http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Climate change: “Mountain passes are hi...more

  • Climate Change: “Mountain passes are higher in the tropics,” 2 of 2: or, the Prospects of Tropical Climate Change. Kenneth J. Feeley. @fairchildgarden

    Jul 30 2019

    Photo: The three presidencies of India: a history of the rise and progress of the British Indian possessions, from the earliest records to the present time. With an account of their government, religion, manners, customs, education, etc., etc. Illustrated by numerous engravings, and a map by WyldYear: 1853 (1850s)Authors:  Capper, John, 1814?-1898Subjects: Publisher:  London Ingram, CookeContributing Library:  Robarts - University of TorontoDigitizing Sponsor:  University of Torontohttp://JohnBa...more

  • Atlantis in the Aegean: 1 of 2: Charles Pellegrino @CharlesPellegri author “Unearthing Atlantis.”

    Jul 29 2019

    Photo: Carl Graeb - View of Athens -  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Atlantis in the Aegean: 1 of 2: Charles Pellegrino @CharlesPellegri author “Unearthing Atlantis.”https://www.amazon.com/Unearthing-Atlantis-Archaeological-Charles-Pellegrino-dp-0679734074/dp/0679734074/ref=mt_paperback?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid= There is one historic event that fits Plato’s tale remarkably well. It’s the story of the eruption of the volcano...more

  • Atlantis in the Aegean: 2 of 2: Charles Pellegrino @CharlesPellegri author “Unearthing Atlantis.”

    Jul 29 2019

    Photo: Johann Michael Wittmer  (1802–1880)  TitleView of Athens from the river IlissosObject typewatercolor paintingDate1833MediumwatercolorSource/Photographerscan from A Guide to the Benaki Museum, by Angelos Delivorriashttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Atlantis in the Aegean: 2 of 2: Charles Pellegrino @CharlesPellegri author “Unearthing Atlantis.”https://www.amazon.com/Unearthing-Atlantis-Archaeological-Charles-Pellegrino-dp-0679...more

  • Japan 1941: 1 of 8: Countdown to Infamy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 29 2019

    Photo: 日本語: ラジオ放送。右はラジオドラマ収録中の粟島すみ子(中央)、東栄子(その左)など松竹蒲田撮影所の映画俳優ら。左は演奏中の新橋芸者たち。Date | 1930Source | 『大東京写真帖』1930Author | 大東京写真帖 | This photograph is in the public domain in Japan  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Japan 1941: 1 of 8: Countdown to Infamy  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Japan-1941-Countdown-to-Infamy/dp/B00FW49PNM/ref=tmm_a...more

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    Jul 29 2019

    Photo: 日本語: 東京駅前 左に東京駅舎Date | 1930Source | 『大東京写真帖』1930Author | 大東京写真帖 | This photograph is in the public domain in Japan  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Japan 1941: 2 of 8: Countdown to Infamy  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Japan-1941-Countdown-to-Infamy/dp/B00FW49PNM/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=When Japan ...more

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    Jul 29 2019

    Photo:  Tokyo Underground Railway Building circa 1930日本語: 1930年頃の東京地下鉄道ビルDate | circa 1930 Source | English: Japanese book "Series of Japanese geography and folk culture: Vol.2" published by Shinkosha.日本語: 新光社「日本地理風俗大系 第2巻」より。Author | Unknown Notes :  English: This file was scanned and edited by the uploader, Abasaa. 日本語: ファイルはあばさーによりスキャンおよび編集されました。 | This photograph is in the public domain in Japan  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorSh...more

  • Japan 1941: 4 of 8: Countdown to Infamy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 29 2019

    Photo:  Tokyo Underground Railway Building circa 1930日本語: 1930年頃の東京地下鉄道ビルDate | circa 1930 Source | English: Japanese book "Series of Japanese geography and folk culture: Vol.2" published by Shinkosha.日本語: 新光社「日本地理風俗大系 第2巻」より。Author | Unknown Notes :  English: This file was scanned and edited by the uploader, Abasaa. 日本語: ファイルはあばさーによりスキャンおよび編集されました。 | This photograph is in the public domain in Japan  http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorSh...more

  • Japan 1941: 5 of 8: Countdown to Infamy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 29 2019

    Photo: Arizona's launch, 19 June 1915 Unknown or not provided - U.S. National Archives and Records Administration Public Domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Japan 1941: 5 of 8: Countdown to Infamy  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Japan-1941-Countdown-to-Infamy/dp/B00FW49PNM/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=When J...more

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    Jul 29 2019

    Photo: AL246_010 Honolulu StadiumFrom and Album (AL-246) which belonged to Mr. Saphr and shows scenes from Hawaii circa 1930.  Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archive http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Japan 1941: 6 of 8: Countdown to Infamy  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Japan-1941-Countdown-to-Infamy/dp/B00FW49PNM/ref=tmm...more

  • Japan 1941: 7 of 8: Countdown to Infamy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 29 2019

    Photo:  View of Honolulu in 1930s日本語: 1930年代のホノルル市街写真Date | 1930s Source | English: American book(Japanese version) "PICTORIAL HAWAII" published by Nippu-Jijisha.日本語: 日布時事社「布哇紹介写真帖」より。Author | Unknownhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Japan 1941: 7 of 8: Countdown to Infamy  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Japan-1941-Countdown-to-Infamy/...more

  • Japan 1941: 8 of 8: Countdown to Infamy Audible Audiobook – Unabridged..Eri Hotta (Author), Laural Merlington (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 29 2019

    Photo: Aerial view of Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (USA), in 1930. The U.S. Army Luke Field is on the left, the Naval Air Station on the lower right.Date | 1930Source | U.S. Navy Naval Aviation News October 1965 [1]Author | USN | This file is a work of a sailor or employee of the U.S. Navy, taken or made as part of that person's official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, it is in the public domain in the United States. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelo...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Super Conducting Magnetic Levitation (SCMAGLEV) in Japan will transform surface transportation: 1 of 2: Yutaka Hatano, General Manager, Yamanashi MAGLEV Center. Tomoaki Seki, General Manager, MAGLEV Systems Development Division.

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: L0 Series maglev train at Yamanashi track Saruno Hirobano - Own work A JR Central L0 series 5-car maglev train on the Yamanashi Track CC BY-SA 3.0 File:Series L0.JPG Created: 2013-09-05 15:17:59 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Super Conducting Magnetic Levitation (SCMAGLEV) in Japan will transform surface transportation: 1 of 2: Yutaka Hatano, General Manager, Yamanashi MAGLEV Center. Tomoaki Seki, Ge...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Super Conducting Magnetic Levitation (SCMAGLEV) in Japan will transform surface transportation: 2 of 2: Yutaka Hatano, General Manager, Yamanashi MAGLEV Center. Tomoaki Seki, General Manager, MAGLEV Systems Development Division.

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: MLX01 maglev train Superconducting magnet bogie No machine-readable author provided. Yosemite~commonswiki assumed (based on copyright claims). - No machine-readable source provided. Own work assumed (based on copyright claims). MLX01 maglev train Superconducting magnet Bogie. Photo by Yosemite. CC BY-SA 3.0 File:JR Maglev-Model-truck.JPG Created: 22 November 2005 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Super ...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: SCMAGLEV in America will transform the BOSNYWASH Corridor: 1 of 2: Less than one hour NYC to DC. Torkel L. Patterson, Director, Central Japan Railway Company.

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo:  This astronaut photograph includes every metropolitan area in the Atlantic Seaboard Conurbation (ASC) except for Boston (located off the image to the north-east). This night image highlights the position and extent of each metropolitan area through urban lighting patterns. Two other large metropolitan areas are visible in the image—Norfolk and Richmond, Virginia, at image lower left—but neither is considered part of the ASC. In contrast to the city lights along the sea coast and interior...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: SCMAGLEV in America will transform the BOSNYWASH Corridor: 2 of 2: Less than one hour NY to DC. Torkel L. Patterson, Director, Central Japan Railway Company.

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: Population-density map of the Northeast megalopolis, also knows as Boston–Washington megalopolis or BosWash.DateMay 2009SourceOwn workAuthorBill Rankin — Citynoise (talk · contribs)Permission(Reusing this file)This work is free and may be used by anyone for any purpose. If you wish to use this content, you do not need to request permission as long as you follow any licensing requirements mentioned on this page.Wikimedia has received an e-mail confirming that the copyright holder has appro...more

  • Daughters of the Samurai: 1 of 4: A Journey from East to West and Back Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Janice P. Nimura (Author), Emily Zeller (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: Un adolescent Emperador Meiji amb representants estrangers al final de la Guerra Boshin, 1868-1870.Anonymous Japanese - "Samourai et Kamikaze" Constantin Parvulesco p.55 Teenager_Meiji_Emperor_with_foreign_representatives_1868_1870. Domini públic File:Teenager Meiji Emperor with foreign representatives 1868 1870.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Daughters of the Samurai: 1 of 4:  A Journey from East to West and Back Aud...more

  • Daughters of the Samurai: 2 of 4: A Journey from East to West and Back Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Janice P. Nimura (Author), Emily Zeller (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: Emperador Meiji traslladant-se de Kyoto a TokioView author information Domini públic File:MeijiJoukyou.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Daughters of the Samurai: 2 of 4:  A Journey from East to West and Back Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Janice P. Nimura (Author), Emily Zeller (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Daughters-Samurai-Journey-East-West/dp/B0136E4F7K/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=daughters...more

  • Daughters of the Samurai: 3 of 4: A Journey from East to West and Back Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Janice P. Nimura (Author), Emily Zeller (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: A Mirror of Japan’s Nobility: The Emperor Meiji, His Wife, and Prince Haru (Fūsō kōki kagami)This portrait of the imperial family was a form of propaganda that aimed to demonstrate the cultural authority of the newly established emperor as the head of state. Crown Prince Haru (1879–1925) would eventually ascend to the Chrysanthemum Throne, but he suffered from severe health and learning disabilities, and his responsibilities were delegated to regents. Chikanobu shows the imperial family w...more

  • Daughters of the Samurai: 4 of 4: A Journey from East to West and Back Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Janice P. Nimura (Author), Emily Zeller (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher)

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: Chronicle of the Imperial Restoration (Kōkoku isshin kenbunshi)The Metropolitan Museum of ArtlinkLinkhttp://www.metmuseum.org/copyrightCopyright infoPublic Domain Dedication (CC0) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Daughters of the Samurai: 4 of 4:  A Journey from East to West and Back Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Janice P. Nimura (Author), Emily Zeller (Narrator), Audible Studios (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Daughte...more

  • The Sakura Obsession: 1 of 4: The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Naoko Abe (Author), Ellen Archer (Narrator), Nicholas Guy Smith (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sakura Obsession: 1 of 4:  The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  Naoko Abe (Author), Ellen Archer (Narrator), Nicholas Guy Smith (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/Sakura-Obsession-Incredible-Hunter-Blossoms/dp/B07P75P8YK/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=naoko+abe&qid=1564190542&s=audible&sr=1-1Collingwood ...more

  • The Sakura Obsession: 2 of 4: The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Naoko Abe (Author), Ellen Archer (Narrator), Nicholas Guy Smith (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sakura Obsession: 2 of 4:  The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  Naoko Abe (Author), Ellen Archer (Narrator), Nicholas Guy Smith (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/Sakura-Obsession-Incredible-Hunter-Blossoms/dp/B07P75P8YK/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=naoko+abe&qid=1564190542&s=audible&sr=1-1Collingwood ...more

  • The Sakura Obsession: 3 of 4: The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Naoko Abe (Author), Ellen Archer (Narrator), Nicholas Guy Smith (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sakura Obsession: 3 of 4:  The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  Naoko Abe (Author), Ellen Archer (Narrator), Nicholas Guy Smith (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/Sakura-Obsession-Incredible-Hunter-Blossoms/dp/B07P75P8YK/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=naoko+abe&qid=1564190542&s=audible&sr=1-1Collingwood ...more

  • The Sakura Obsession: 4 of 4: The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Naoko Abe (Author), Ellen Archer (Narrator), Nicholas Guy Smith (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 28 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sakura Obsession: 4 of 4:  The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan's Cherry Blossoms  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged  Naoko Abe (Author), Ellen Archer (Narrator), Nicholas Guy Smith (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/Sakura-Obsession-Incredible-Hunter-Blossoms/dp/B07P75P8YK/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=naoko+abe&qid=1564190542&s=audible&sr=1-1Collingwood ...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Japan Maritime Self-Defense Forces contain threat on the sea, in the sky, in orbit and in alliance with the US: 1 of 2: Admiral Fumio Ota, (rtd) Former Director Defense Intelligence Headquarters.

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: 161111-N-OI810-0772.JPGPhoto By: (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nathan Burke) Related Stories: Reagan Strike Group, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Conduct Air Defense Training during Keen Sword 0PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii - In this file photo, a B-1 bomber from the 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron leads a formation with fighters in front of U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ships during exercise Keen Sword 17, which took place Oct. 30 to Nov. 11, 2016, in the Pacif...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Japan Maritime Self-Defense Forces contain threat on the sea, in the sky, in orbit and in alliance with the US: 2 of 2: Admiral Fumio Ota, (rtd) Former Director Defense Intelligence Headquarters.

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: March 11, 2008JPEG March 11, 2008TIFF Google Earth - March 11, 2008KML A thick swath of smog and/or dust swept over the Sea of Japan on March 11, 2008. This image, captured by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite, shows the plume blowing off the coasts of China, North Korea, and South Korea, and heading toward Japan. The plume is a translucent, dingy gray, contrasting with the bright white clouds to the east. NASA image created by Jesse Allen...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Brave robot Hayabusa2: 2 of 2: is soon heading home with treasures. Yoshikawa Makoto, Hayabusa2 Mission Manager, JAXA, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency.

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: The inner Solar System, from the Sun to Jupiter. Also includes the asteroid belt (the white donut-shaped cloud), the Hildas (the orange "triangle" just inside the orbit of Jupiter), the Jupiter trojans (green), and the near-Earth asteroids. The group that leads Jupiter are called the "Greeks" and the trailing group are called the "Trojans" (Murray and Dermott, Solar System Dynamics, pg. 107)This image is based on data found in the en:JPL DE-405 ephemeris, and the en:Minor Planet Center da...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Japan's "80-50" aging challenge & What is to be done? Tomohiko Taniguchi, Special Adviser to the Cabinet of the Prime Minister.

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: THE GEISHA'S GRANDPARENTS -- A Loving Japanese Couple in Old Age ......Respect for the Aged Day (敬老の日 Keirō no Hi) is a Japanese holiday celebrated annually to honor elderly citizens. It started in 1966 as a national holiday and was held on every September 15. After 2003, the Respect for the Aged Day is held on the 3rd Monday of September due to the Happy Monday System.   It started out as Old Folks' Day (Toshiyori no Hi) in 1947. Its popularity spread nationwide, and in 1966 it took its ...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Iran IRGC running guns into Lebanon & What is to be done? Tony Badran @FDD MALCOLM HOENLEIN @CONF_OF_PRES

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: UnknownArchive descriptionDescription provided by the archive when the original description is incomplete or wrong. You can help by reporting errors and typos at Commons:Bundesarchiv/Error reports.Nordafrika, Marokko.- Fremdenlegionäre, Maschinengewehr-StellungTitleMarokko, Fremdenlegionäre Original captionFor documentary purposes the German Federal Archive often retained the original image captions, which may be erroneous, biased, obsolete or politically extreme. FremdenlegionäreDepicted...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: : Hezbollah is an existential threat to Argentina's government. Joseph Humire. SFS. Exec Director @SecureFreeSoc | Fellow @meforum @GatestoneInst | Advancing freedom & security worldwide!

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: Español: Estación Del Parque del Ferrocarril Oeste de Buenos Aires, Argentina.English: Del Parque station of Buenos Aires Southern Railway (then "Ferrocarril del Oeste"). It was the first station built by a British company in Argentina.Fecha | hacia 1870 o 1880 Fuente | Arquitecturas Ausentes, Ediciones El Artenauta-CEDODAL, 2008, ISBN 978-987-24435-0-4Autor | Christiano Juniorhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to T...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Erdogan wants everything: S-400 plus F-35. @Blaize Mista Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres @ThadMcCott

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: In the Ankara book of the Turkey Guide authored by Hüseyin Orak, the wide and green garden of the Turkish Grand National Assembly is depicted briefly: The Assembly Park is also the garden of the Grand National Assembly. Being one of the oldest parks in Ankara, it is a well-kept recreational area which is visited often by people due to its accessibility. During the years when these words were written, Ankara stood out with its beautiful parks: Youth Park, Park of the Ministry of Finance,...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Dangerous Neighborhood. Tomohiko Taniguchi, Special Adviser to the Prime Minister

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: 日本語: 明治時代の横浜港日付 | 1910年原典 | Japan to-day作者 | 望月小太郎ライセンス | 日本を本国とするこの写真画像は、以下の条件のいずれかに合致するため、日本の旧著作権法(明治32年法律第39号)第23条及び著作権法(昭和45年5月6日法律第48号)附則第2条の規定により、日本での著作権の保護期間が満了しています。1956年(昭和31年)12月31日までに公表(発行)された。1946年(昭和21年)以前に撮影(製作)された。 | アップロードする方へ: 画像の出典と公表日の明記をお願いします。写真が美術上の著作物の複製物である場合は、旧著作権法第23条により、原著作物と同一期間保護されます。Commons:When to use the PD-Art tagも参照してください。 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Dangerous Neigh...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Brave robot Hayabusa2: 1 of 2: is soon heading home with treasures. Yoshikawa Makoto, Hayabusa2 Mission Manager, JAXA, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency.

    Jul 27 2019

    Photo: New results from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Explorer, or WISE, reveal that the Jovian Trojans -- asteroids that lap the sun in the same orbit as Jupiter -- are uniformly dark with a hint of burgundy color, and have matte surfaces that reflect little sunlight. The results are illustrated in this artist's concept, showing both the leading and trailing packs of Trojans in orbit with Jupiter. Observations from WISE also confirmed the previous suspicion that there are more asteroids in the lea...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Iran remains a direct threat to Boris Johnson's new government. Michael Singh. Managing Director at the Washington Institute.

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: Indonesian Arab of TaliseUnknown - http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-ojLHNq2cVLg/VBgzFNZ9dVI/AAAAAAAADgg/YPiVX0AnJhA/s1600/Orang%2BArab%2Bdi%2BTalise%2B1920.%2BKoleksi%2BHet%2BGeheugen%2Bvan%2BNederland..jpg arab people in Talise (Menado, Indonesia), circa 1920 Public Domain File:Orang Arab di Talise 1920. Koleksi Het Geheugen van Nederland.jpg Created: 15 September 2004 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Iran ...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Barr, Durham and Horowitz aim to answer the hard questions about Spygate. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: Siege of Strasbourg, 1870Original drawing by William Simpson (1823-1899) redrawn by Arthur Hopkins (1848-1930). - Illustrated London News "The [Franco-Prussian] War: Fall of Strasbourg - Departure of French Prisoners" Public Domain File:StrasbourgSiege.png Created: 14 October 1870 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Barr, Durham and Horowitz aim to answer the hard questions about Spygate. @AndrewCMcCarthy...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Mueller does not or cannot answer the hard questions about Spygate. @AndrewCMcCarthy @NRO @ThadMcCotter @WJR

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: Image from page 5 of "The search for the spy; the adventures of an American boy at the outbreak of the war" (1914) Identifier: searchforspyadve00kayr Title: The search for the spy; the adventures of an American boy at the outbreak of the war Year: 1914 (1910s) Authors:  Kay, Ross Subjects:  Publisher:  New York, Barse & Hopkins Contributing Library:  New York Public Library Digitizing Sponsor:  MSN http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter:...more

  • The End of the Asian Century: 1 of 4: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World's Most Dynamic Region Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Michael R. Auslin (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: junk from "Through Unexplored Asia ... Illustrated by L. J. Bridgman. [With maps.]" http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The End of the Asian Century: 1 of 4: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World's Most Dynamic Region  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Michael R. Auslin (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/End-Asian-Century-Stagnation-Dynamic/dp/B01MS40HBY/ref=sr_1_1?keyw...more

  • The End of the Asian Century: 2 of 4: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World's Most Dynamic Region Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Michael R. Auslin (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The End of the Asian Century: 2 of 4: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World's Most Dynamic Region  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Michael R. Auslin (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/End-Asian-Century-Stagnation-Dynamic/dp/B01MS40HBY/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=Michael+Auslin&qid=1564111624&s=audible&sr=1-1Since Marco Polo, the...more

  • The End of the Asian Century: 3 of 4: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World's Most Dynamic Region Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Michael R. Auslin (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The End of the Asian Century: 3 of 4: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World's Most Dynamic Region  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Michael R. Auslin (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/End-Asian-Century-Stagnation-Dynamic/dp/B01MS40HBY/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=Michael+Auslin&qid=1564111624&s=audible&sr=1-1Since Marco Polo, the...more

  • The End of the Asian Century: 4 of 4: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World's Most Dynamic Region Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Michael R. Auslin (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The End of the Asian Century: 4 of 4: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World's Most Dynamic Region  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Michael R. Auslin (Author), Dan Woren (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/End-Asian-Century-Stagnation-Dynamic/dp/B01MS40HBY/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=Michael+Auslin&qid=1564111624&s=audible&sr=1-1Since Marco Polo, the...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Restoring traditional woodlands (Satoyama) to the extremely modern Japanese landscape. 1 of 2: Professor Noboru Kuramoto, Meiji University. Natsuko Muramatsu, interpreter.

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: Kuroda Seiki, study for Talk on Ancient Romance (Composition II), 1897, Kuroda Memorial Hall, Tokyohttp://www.tobunken.go.jp/kuroda/gallery/english/mukasi01.html Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons by User:BanyanTree using CommonsHelper.Painting by Kuroda Seiki. (painting from before 1900 - I'm guessing probably public domain)Public Domainhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Restoring traditional woodla...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Restoring traditional woodlands (Satoyama) to the extremely modern Japanese landscape. 2 of 2: Professor Noboru Kuramoto, Meiji University. Natsuko Muramatsu, interpreter.

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: Kuroda Seiki, study for Talk on Ancient Romance (Composition II), 1897, Kuroda Memorial Hall, Tokyohttp://www.tobunken.go.jp/kuroda/gallery/english/mukasi01.html Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons by User:BanyanTree using CommonsHelper. Painting by Kuroda Seiki. (painting from before 1900 - I'm guessing probably public domain)Public Domainhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Restoring traditional woodl...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: The Robots are Coming! The Robots are Coming! Tokyo Olmpics 2020 & What is to be done? Lou Ann Hammond @Drivingthenat

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: Left-right:Bennett, Graef, DilleyAssociated Press - [1] LG18 1964 Wire Photo DILLEY GRAEF BENNETT Tokyo OLYMPIC MEDALISTS US Swimmers Permission details This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published in the United States between 1924 and 1977 without a copyright notice. See Commons:Hirtle chart for further explanation. Note that it may still be copyrighted in jurisdictions that do not apply the rule of the shorter term for US works (depending on the date...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Crowded seas of hostiles in East Asia: Russia, China, North Korea vs US, Japan and South Korea. James Holmes, @NavalWarCollege

    Jul 26 2019

    Photo: The coastal waters along China’s Jiangsu province are brown all year round due to the large volume of suspended sediment that flows out from the Yangtze, Yellow, and other rivers. But every winter, an even larger tongue of sediment emerges over the Great Yangtze Bank and extends hundreds of kilometers into the East China Sea. These winter plumes are prominent features in satellite imagery for a few months, before fading away in the spring. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: The Japan-US alliance grows stronger and more critical for peace in East Asia: 1 of 2: & What is to be done? Taro Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan.

    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: Cherry Trees Along a Canal in Japan by Adolf de Meyer ca 1900-1910Date | 1 April 2012Source | https://www.metmuseum.org/search-results?ft=adolf+de+meyer&x=0&y=0Author | Adolf de Meyerhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: The Japan-US alliance grows stronger and more critical for peace in East Asia: 1 of 2: & What is to be done? Taro Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan.https://www.upi.com/Top_News/Worl...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: The Japan-US alliance grows stronger and more critical for peace in East Asia: 2 of 2: & What is to be done? Taro Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan.

    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: Cherry Blossoms Small Bridge over Creek by Adolf de Meyer 1900-1910Date | 1 April 2012Source | https://www.metmuseum.org/search-results?ft=adolf+de+meyer&x=0&y=0Author | Adolf de Meyerhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: The Japan-US alliance grows stronger and more critical for peace in East Asia: 2 of 2: & What is to be done? Taro Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan.https://www.upi.com/Top_News/Wor...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Hong Kong destabilizes without leadership or solutions to Beijing threats. Mark Clifford, former editor of the South China Morning Post. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 25 2019

    Photo:  1910年的香港Date | 1910http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Hong Kong destabilizes without leadership or solutions to Beijing threats. Mark Clifford, former editor of the South China Morning Post.  @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast 

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Japanese players in American Major League Baseball then and now. Masaaki Harukawa, Yomiuri Giants. InterpreterYoki Minato.

    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: Akira OhgiDate | 1 January 1955Source | ベースボール・マガジン社『ベースボール・マガジン』第10巻1号(1955)よりAuthor | ベースボール・マガジン社 撮影者不明http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Japanese players in American Major League Baseball then and now. Masaaki Harukawa, Yomiuri Giants. InterpreterYoki Minato.

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Nippon Professional Baseball Association (especially the Yomiuri Giants) compared to the traditions of American Major League Baseball. Masaaki Harukawa, Yomiuri Giants. InterpreterYoki Minato.

    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: Poster for the tour, showing Babe Ruth.Unknown - https://jaa2100.org/entry/detail/045183.html Poster for the 1934 Japan Tour with American All-Stars, including Babe Ruth. Public Domain File:1934 tour poster.png Created: 31 December 1933 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Nippon Professional Baseball Association (especially the Yomiuri Giants) compared to the traditions of American Major League Baseball....more

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    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: Governor of Hong Kong reading Act of Annexing Kaloon [i.e., Kowloon] Other Title: Governor of Hong Kong reading Act of Annexing Kowloon Date Created/Published: [between 1875 and 1910?] Medium: 1 photographic print. Summary: Governor and line of men in long robes. Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-97800 (b&w film copy neg.) Call Number: LOT 6374, p. 2 <item> [P&P] Subjects: Annexations--China--Kowloon--1870-1910. Rites & ceremonies--...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: #TheScalaReport: The long tail of the supply chain gets much shorter. #TheScalaReport:. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE ⁦@ScalaInc⁩

    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: Photograph showing guests at Lo Wu at opening of KCR on 1 October 1910Date | 1910Source | Hong Kong Public RecordsAuthor | Unknownhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: #TheScalaReport: The long tail of the supply chain gets much shorter. #TheScalaReport:. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com  #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE  ⁦@ScalaInc⁩ https://www.economist.com/special-report/2019/07/11/supply-chains-are-undergoing-a-dramatic...more

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    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: After 1923 (year of construction of The Cenotaph)The Peninsula Hotel, opened in December 1928, is visible in the background.日付 | 2005年12月11日 (当初のアップロード日)原典 | zh.wikipedia からコモンズに移動されました。作者 | オリジナルのアップロード者は中国語版ウィキペディアのKevinhksouthさんhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: PRC threatens military action in Hong Kong & What is to be done?  Arthur Waldron, University of Pennsylvania. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast ...more

  • The Uyghurs of Central Asia are an ancient peoples who are surviving Beijing brutality: 2 of 2: Frederick Starr, Central Asia and Caucasus Institute American Foreign Policy Council

    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: A monumental Sogdian wall mural of Samarkand, dated c. 650 AD, known as the Ambassordors' Painting, found in the hall of the ruin of an aristocratic house in Afrasiab, commissioned by the Sogdian king of Samarkand, Varkhuman  anonymous - Own work The Ambassordors' Painting, found in the hall of the ruin of an aristocratic house in Afrasiab, commissioned by the king of Samarkand, Varkhuman Description from http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/afrasiab-ii-wall-paintings-2 :"The wall painti...more

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    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: A map showing the major trade routes of Central Asia in the 13th century. William Robert Shepherd - From the "Historical Atlas" by William R. Shepherd, New York, Henry Holt and Company, 1923 (2nd edition) Retrieved from University of Texas Libraries, Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection: Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923. This image is a copy or a derivative work of asia_mediaeval_commerce.jpg, from the map collection of the Perry–Castañeda Library (PCL) of the University of...more

  • Big Pharma price transparency: 1 of 2: & What is to be done? @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: Circular of information concerning the School of PharmacyYear: 1912 (1910s)Authors:  Purdue University. School of PharmacySubjects:  Purdue University. School of PharmacyPublisher:  Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue UniversityContributing Library:  University of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignDigitizing Sponsor:  University of Illinois Urbana-Champaignhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBig Pharma price transparency: 1 of 2:  & What is to ...more

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    Jul 25 2019

    Photo: Circular of information concerning the School of PharmacyYear: 1912 (1910s)Authors:  Purdue University. School of PharmacySubjects:  Purdue University. School of PharmacyPublisher:  Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue UniversityContributing Library:  University of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignDigitizing Sponsor:  University of Illinois Urbana-Champaignhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowBig Pharma price transparency: 2 of 2:  & What is to ...more

  • What does Washington see to exploit in Silicon Valley? David Blumberg, Blumberg Capital.

    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: : Photograph by Edith Irvine of large two-story building with wrap-around porch called the "Baldwin Hotel." There are twelve men in the photograph surrounding the building. A man sitting in a chair on the porch is identified as Uncle Charles Guardella; the man between pots of foliage on the porch is identified as Armando Gardella; Grandfather Carlo is in the front row; man on extreme right is identified as Uncle Louie Gardella; others not identified. Located at Mokelumne Hill in Californi...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Japanese investor class working with American VC class in search of start-ups. David Blumberg, Blumberg Capital

    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: Shiba Tokyo, Japan, Meiji period, 1880-1900, albumen print, Honolulu Museum of Art, accession 2016-45-03aDate | between 1880 and 1900 Source | Own workAuthor | Anonymoushttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Japanese investor class working with  American VC class in search of start-ups. David Blumberg, Blumberg Capital

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    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: Horsecar (horse-drawn streetcar) in Prague in 1876, operated by Pražská tramway corporation.Date | 11 February 1876Source | Světozor, year 1876, issue 6, digitized by Czech Academy of SciencesAuthor | František Štraybl (1853 - 1935)Permission(Reusing this file) | Biographical data of František Štraybl: See detail or overview of artists related to Central Bohemiahttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Does Joe B...more

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    Jul 24 2019

    Photo:  "A Street Railway in New York" - 1876 engraving showing a railway suspended above the ground on a narrow wooden track above a road, held up by Y-shaped beamsDate | 17 June 1876Source | The Illustrated London NewsAuthor | UnknownOther versions | Derivative works of this file: A Street Railway in New York - 1876 engraving cropped.jpghttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: IMF raises US growth estimate while high...more

  • Tales of the New Cold War: 1 of 2: Rumors of Peace in Ukraine and War in East Asia. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: Krestchatik, (i.e., Kreshchatik), street, Kiev, Russia, (i.e., Ukraine)Date | between 1890 and 1900 Dimensions | 1 photomechanical print : photochrom, color.Accession number | LCCN2001697433http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowTales of the New Cold War: 1 of 2: Rumors of Peace in Ukraine and War in East Asia. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.https://112.international/ukraine-top-news/western-partners-were-again...more

  • Tales of the New Cold War: 2 of 2: Rumors of Peace in Ukraine and War in East Asia. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.

    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: Palais de Justice and Pantelimon Church, Odessa, Russia, (i.e., Ukraine)Date | between 1890 and 1900 Dimensions | 1 photomechanical print : photochrom, color.Accession number | LCCN2001697467http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowTales of the New Cold War: 2 of 2: Rumors of Peace in Ukraine and War in East Asia. Stephen F. Cohen @NYU @Princeton eastwestaccord.com.https://112.international/ukraine-top-news/western-partners-were-agai...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: The Flower Association of Japan: 1 of 2: and the care for the might Sakura (cherry trees):Hiroyuki Wada,arborist; Natsuko Muramatsu, interprter.

    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: Noge Yama Cherry Blossoms by Tamamura Kōzaburō, 1880-1900, albumen print, Honolulu Museum of Art, accession 2016-45-13bDate | between 1880 and 1900 Source | Own workAuthor | Tamamura Kōzaburōhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: The Flower Association of Japan: 1 of 2:  and the care for the might Sakura (cherry trees):Hiroyuki Wada,arborist; Natsuko Muramatsu, interprter. 

  • On the Road to Tokyo: The Flower Association of Japan: 2 of 2: and the care for the might Sakura (cherry trees): Hiroyuki Wada,arborist; Natsuko Muramatsu, interprter.

    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: Garden Cherry Blossoms Kofukuji Nara, South octogonal hall by Adolf de Meyer 1900-1910Date | 1 April 2012Source | https://www.metmuseum.org/search-results?ft=adolf+de+meyer&x=0&y=0Author | Adolf de Meyerhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: The Flower Association of Japan: 2 of 2:  and the care for the might Sakura (cherry trees): Hiroyuki Wada,arborist; Natsuko Muramatsu, interprter. 

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Millennial Start-up Success from Tokyo to Vietnam and Taiwan to Texas. 1 of 2: Miku Hirano (Cinnamon CEO)

    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: Gaisen Road street, Tokyo 1922. http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Millennial Start-up Success from Tokyo to Vietnam and Taiwan to Texas. 1 of 2:  Miku Hirano (Cinnamon CEO)http://cinnamon.is

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Millennial Start-up Success from Tokyo to Vietnam and Taiwan to Texas. 2 of 2: Miku Hirano (Cinnamon CEO)

    Jul 24 2019

    Photo: Tonkin -- Hanoi Université, Rue Paul Bert, 1900-1908.New York Public Library http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Millennial Start-up Success from Tokyo to Vietnam and Taiwan to Texas. 2 of 2:  Miku Hirano (Cinnamon CEO)http://cinnamon.is

  • Armenia launches more provocations despite peace talks at the White House with John Bolton. Brenda Shaffer @ProfBShaffer @Georgetown

    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Русский: Кавказские горы с моряEnglish: Caucasus Mountains from the seaDate | 1899Source/Photographer | reproduction. Transferred from ru.wikipedia to Commons.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowArmenia launches more provocations despite peace talks at the White House with John Bolton. Brenda Shaffer @ProfBShaffer @Georgetownhttps://www.azernews.az/aggression/153899.html

  • Waiting for Mueller to say nothing new. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund

    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: [Interior of Frances Benjamin Johnston's studio at 1332 V St. NW, Washington, D.C., showing a large camera mounted on wheels]01/01/1900personContributorsJohnston, Frances Benjamin, 1864-1952, photographer http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowWaiting for Mueller to say nothing new. @DavidMDrucker @JohnFund 

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Triad Bully Boys assault Hong Kong & What is to be done? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: : A popular market in Hong Kong once existed in Kowloon City, near the Kowloon Walled CityDate | 1900s Source | http://www.hkmemory.org/kowloonwalk/klnwalk_cn/klw_klnst.htmlAuthor | Unknownhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn the Road to Tokyo: Triad Bully Boys assault Hong Kong & What is to be done? @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotterhttps://edition.cnn.com/2019/07/21/asia/hong-kong-protest-july-21-intl-hnk/index.h...more

  • "Indiana" Hoenlein and the Lost Stone Age village on the Jerusalem Road.

    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Man at a stone ship at Runsa. The stone ship, from Bronze or Iron Age, is one of the largest in Sweden. Format: Glass plate negativeSvenska: Man vid en skeppssättning vid Runsa. Skeppssättningen, från brons- eller järnåldern, är en av Sveriges största. | This is a picture of an archaeological site or a monument in Sweden, number Ed 1:1 in the RAÄ Fornsök database.  Date | circa 1900 Source | Stone ship at Runsa, Uppland, SwedenAuthor | unknown, Swedish National Heritage Board from SwedenP...more

  • On the Road to Tokyo: Japan 2019 is ordered, rigorous, peaceful and vigilant. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter

    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Ginza Street, looking north, Tokyo.te_rangeDate1921personContributorsNitseido Publishing Co. (Tokyo, Japan), PublishercreateSourceNew York Public Library http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowJapan 2019 is ordered, rigorous, peaceful and vigilant. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast @ThadMcCotter

  • US Congress ready to condemn BDS as anti-semitism. Malcolm Hoenlein @Conf_of_pres

    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Rare Agfacolor photo (invention from 1936) dated August 1944 taken in Warsaw, Poland in the Old Town Market Place (Zakrzewski's Side) during the fight of Poles against the German Nazis called the Warsaw Uprising. Author Ewa Faryaszewska was corporal in Polish Home Army and shot 31 color photos during the Warsaw Uprising. This photo was not colorized.Polski: Powstanie Warszawskie: Rynek Starego Miasta (strona Zakrzewskiego) w Warszawie w sierpniu 1944 roku podczas walk Polaków przeciwko Ni...more

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    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Bunder RoadDate | 1900Source | http://www.historickarachi.com/1900's.htmAuthor | I. SequioriaPermission(Reusing this file) |  | This Pakistani work is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired according to the Copyright Ordinance, 1962 as amended by Copyright (Amendment) Ordinance, 2000(details).http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowOn The Road to Tokyo: The US Turns from Afghanistan and Pakistan.  @Thomas...more

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    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Farquhar's catalogue of seeds 1900 : plants, bulbs tools fertilizers, sundries Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors:  R. & J. Farquhar Company Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection Subjects:  Nurseries (Horticulture) Massachusetts Boston CatalogsNursery stock Massachusetts Boston Catalogs Vegetables Seeds Massachusetts Boston Catalogs Flowers Seeds Massachusetts Boston Catalogs Aquatic plants Massachusetts Boston CatalogsTrees Massachusetts Boston Catalogs Publisher:  Bo...more

  • The Discovery of Middle Earth: 1 of 4: Mapping the Lost World of the Celts by Graham Robb

    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Myths and legends ; the Celtic raceYear: 1910 (1910s)Authors:  Rolleston, T. W. (Thomas William), 1857-1920Subjects:  Celts Celts Celtic literature Legends, CelticPublisher:  Boston : NickersonContributing Library:  Harold B. Lee LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  Brigham Young UniversityView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.Text A...more

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    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Myths and legends ; the Celtic raceYear: 1910 (1910s)Authors:  Rolleston, T. W. (Thomas William), 1857-1920Subjects:  Celts Celts Celtic literature Legends, CelticPublisher:  Boston : NickersonContributing Library:  Harold B. Lee LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  Brigham Young UniversityView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.Text A...more

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    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: : Myths and legends ; the Celtic raceYear: 1910 (1910s)Authors:  Rolleston, T. W. (Thomas William), 1857-1920Subjects:  Celts Celts Celtic literature Legends, CelticPublisher:  Boston : NickersonContributing Library:  Harold B. Lee LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  Brigham Young UniversityView Book Page: Book ViewerAbout This Book: Catalog EntryView All Images: All Images From BookClick here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.Text...more

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    Jul 23 2019

    Photo: Myths and legends ; the Celtic race Year: 1910 (1910s) Authors:  Rolleston, T. W. (Thomas William), 1857-1920 Subjects:  Celts Celts Celtic literature Legends, Celtic Publisher:  Boston : Nickerson Contributing Library:  Harold B. Lee Library Digitizing Sponsor:  Brigham Young University    View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book  Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online versio...more

  • 50 Years After: 1 of 2: Can the Cold War's Outer Space Treaty, 1967, be stretched to be useful another 50 years? @spacelawpolicy Michael Listner, SpaceLawSolutions.com

    Jul 22 2019

    Photo: English: An illustration from the novel "From the Earth to the Moon" by Jules Verne drawn by Henri de Montaut.Polski: Ilustracja powieści Juliusza Verne'a "Z Ziemi na Księżyc" autorstwa Henri de Montauta.Français : "De la Terre à la Lune", Henri de Montaut. | This file was uploaded with Commonist.Français : L’arrivée du projectile à Stone’s-HillDate | 31 July 1868Source | http://jv.gilead.org.il/rpaul/De%20la%20terre%20%C3%A0%20la%20lune/http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatc...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo: An illustration from the novel "From the Earth to the Moon" by Jules Verne drawn by Henri de Montaut.Polski: Ilustracja powieści Juliusza Verne'a "Z Ziemi na Księżyc" autorstwa Henri de Montauta.Français : "De la Terre à la Lune", Henri de Montaut. | This file was uploaded with Commonist.Français : Le train de projectiles pour la LuneDate | 31 July 1868Source | http://jv.gilead.org.il/rpaul/De%20la%20terre%20%C3%A0%20la%20lune/http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.c...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo: Ordovician fossils of north China, by Amadeus W. Grabau, with plates I-IX and 20 text figures.Date | Source | https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/pageimage/23954451Author | Grabau, Amadeus W.Page ID | 23954451Item ID | 77376 (Find related Wikimedia Commons images)Title ID | 32980 (Find related Wikimedia Commons images)BHL Page URL | https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/23954451DOI | 10.5962/bhl.title.32980Page type | Text IllustrationCredit | NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT | This file comes from th...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo: Back of the State House, Philadelphia.date_rangeDate1800personContributorsBirch, William Russell (1755-1834), ArtistcreateSourceNew York Public Library http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow 'Mr. President': 1 of 4:  George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Harlow Giles Unger (Author), Robertson Dean (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Officer...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo: Library and Surgeons Hall, in Fifth Street Philadelphia.ContributorsBirch, William Russell (1755-1834), Artist http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow 'Mr. President': 2 of 4:  George Washington and the Making of the Nation's Highest Office  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Harlow Giles Unger (Author), Robertson Dean (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Officer-Spy-Novel/dp/B00HFX8BME/ref=tmm_aud_swat...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo:  "Preparation for WAR to defend Commerce," Birch's Views of Philadelphia, Published by W. Birch, Springland Cot. near Neshaminy Bridge on the Bristol Road; Pennsylvania. Decr. 31st 1800., Plate 29.Date | 1799Source | The City of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania North America; as it appeared in the Year 1800, Plate 29.Author | Drawn and engraved by W. Birch & Son.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow 'Mr. President':...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo:  "New Lutheran Church, in Fourth Street Philadelphia." Plate 6 from The City of Philadelphia as it appeared in the Year 1800. Published by W. Birch, Springland Cot. near Neshaminy Bridge on the Bristol Road; Pennsylvania. Decr. 31st 1800.Date | 1799Source | Birch's Views of Philadelphia, Plate 6.Author | Drawn & Engraved by W. Birch & Son.http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow 'Mr. President': 4 of 4:  George Washington an...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo:  Bohemian Paris of to-dayYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Morrow, William Chambers, 1853-1923 Cucuel, ÉdouardSubjects:  BohemianismPublisher:  Philadelphia, London, J.B. Lippincott companyContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of Congresshttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow An Officer and a Spy: 1 of 4: A Novel  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Harris (Author), David Rintoul (Narrator), R...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo:  Bohemian Paris of to-dayYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Morrow, William Chambers, 1853-1923 Cucuel, ÉdouardSubjects:  BohemianismPublisher:  Philadelphia, London, J.B. Lippincott companyContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of Congresshttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow An Officer and a Spy: 2 of 4: A Novel  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Harris (Author), David Rintoul (Narrator), R...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo:  Bohemian Paris of to-dayYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Morrow, William Chambers, 1853-1923 Cucuel, ÉdouardSubjects:  BohemianismPublisher:  Philadelphia, London, J.B. Lippincott companyContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of Congresshttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow An Officer and a Spy: 3 of 4: A Novel  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Harris (Author), David Rintoul (Narrator), R...more

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    Jul 22 2019

    Photo:  Bohemian Paris of to-dayYear: 1900 (1900s)Authors:  Morrow, William Chambers, 1853-1923 Cucuel, ÉdouardSubjects:  BohemianismPublisher:  Philadelphia, London, J.B. Lippincott companyContributing Library:  The Library of CongressDigitizing Sponsor:  The Library of Congresshttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow An Officer and a Spy: 4 of 4: A Novel  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert Harris (Author), David Rintoul (Narrator), R...more

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    Jul 21 2019

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    Jul 21 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Great Departure: 3 of 4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Tara Zahra (Author), Elizabeth Wiley (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/Great-Departure-Migration-Eastern-Europe/dp/0393353729/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1495300491&sr=1-1&keywords=ZAHRA+DEPARTUREBetween 1846 and 1940, more than 50...more

  • The Great Departure: 4 of 4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Tara Zahra (Author), Elizabeth Wiley (Narrator), & 1 more

    Jul 21 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Great Departure: 4 of 4: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Tara Zahra (Author), Elizabeth Wiley (Narrator), & 1 more https://www.amazon.com/Great-Departure-Migration-Eastern-Europe/dp/0393353729/ref=sr11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1495300491&sr=1-1&keywords=ZAHRA+DEPARTUREBetween 1846 and 1940, more than 50...more

  • The Black Count: 1 of 4: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss.

    Jul 21 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Black Count: 1 of 4: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss. https://www.amazon.com/Black-Count-Revolution-Betrayal-Cristo/dp/0307382478 Amazon.com Review Amazon Best Books of the Month, September 2012: Generations have been enthralled by Alexandre Dumas' characters, especially the wronged hero in The Count of Monte Cristo and the daring swordsmen in...more

  • The Black Count: 2 of 4: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss.

    Jul 21 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Black Count: 2 of 4: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss. https://www.amazon.com/Black-Count-Revolution-Betrayal-Cristo/dp/0307382478 Amazon.com Review Amazon Best Books of the Month, September 2012: Generations have been enthralled by Alexandre Dumas' characters, especially the wronged hero in The Count of Monte Cristo and the daring swordsmen in...more

  • The Black Count: 3 of 4: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss.

    Jul 21 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Black Count: 3 of 4: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss. https://www.amazon.com/Black-Count-Revolution-Betrayal-Cristo/dp/0307382478 Amazon.com Review Amazon Best Books of the Month, September 2012: Generations have been enthralled by Alexandre Dumas' characters, especially the wronged hero in The Count of Monte Cristo and the daring swordsmen in...more

  • The Black Count: 4 of 4: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss.

    Jul 21 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowThe Black Count: 4 of 4: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss. https://www.amazon.com/Black-Count-Revolution-Betrayal-Cristo/dp/0307382478 Amazon.com Review Amazon Best Books of the Month, September 2012: Generations have been enthralled by Alexandre Dumas' characters, especially the wronged hero in The Count of Monte Cristo and the daring swordsmen in...more

  • General Relativity and the Milky Way. Ken Croswell @NewScientist

    Jul 21 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowGeneral Relativity and the Milky Way. Ken Croswell @NewScientisthttps://www.newscientist.com/article/2133830-general-relativity-passes-test-at-milky-ways-central-black-hole/ .

  • Troubled Refuge: 1 of 4: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Chandra Manning (Author), Bernadette Dunne (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo:  The Virginia tourist Year: 1870 (1870s) Authors:  Pollard, Edward Alfred, 1831-1872 Subjects:  Publisher:  Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & co. Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundation http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Troubled Refuge: 1 of 4: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Chandra Manning (Author), Bernadette Dunne (Narrator), In...more

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    Jul 20 2019

    Photo: : The Virginia tourist Year: 1870 (1870s) Authors:  Pollard, Edward Alfred, 1831-1872 Subjects:  Publisher:  Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & co. Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundation   http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Troubled Refuge: 2 of 4: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Chandra Manning (Author), Bernadette Dunne (Narrator), ...more

  • Troubled Refuge: 3 of 4: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Chandra Manning (Author), Bernadette Dunne (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo: The Virginia tourist Year: 1870 (1870s) Authors:  Pollard, Edward Alfred, 1831-1872 Subjects:  Publisher:  Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & co. Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  Sloan Foundation http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Troubled Refuge: 3 of 4: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Chandra Manning (Author), Bernadette Dunne (Narrator), Inc...more

  • Troubled Refuge: 4 of 4: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Chandra Manning (Author), Bernadette Dunne (Narrator), Inc. Blackstone Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo: Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1016 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1; 710/2Title | Bird's eye view of the city of Wheeling, West Virginia 1870.Shelf ID | G3894.W6A3 1870 .R8Date | 1870Source | https://www.loc.gov/item/73694532/Author | [Ruger, A.]; Chicago Lithographing Co.; Ruger & Stonerhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://...more

  • American Phoenix: 1 of 4: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny Hardcover – October 16, 2012 by Sarah S. Kilborne (Author)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow American Phoenix: 1 of 4: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny Hardcover – October 16, 2012 by Sarah S. Kilborne  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/American-Phoenix-Remarkable-William-Disaster/dp/1451671792/ref=sr_1_fkmr1_1?keywords=kilbourne+american+phoenix&qid=1563590783&s=books&sr=1-1-fkmr1In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sail...more

  • American Phoenix: 2 of 4: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny Hardcover – October 16, 2012 by Sarah S. Kilborne (Author)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow American Phoenix: 2 of 4: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny Hardcover – October 16, 2012 by Sarah S. Kilborne  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/American-Phoenix-Remarkable-William-Disaster/dp/1451671792/ref=sr_1_fkmr1_1?keywords=kilbourne+american+phoenix&qid=1563590783&s=books&sr=1-1-fkmr1In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sail...more

  • American Phoenix: 4 of 4: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny Hardcover – October 16, 2012 by Sarah S. Kilborne (Author)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo: A gazetteer of the state of Massachusetts : with numerous illustrationsYear: 1890 (1890s)Authors:  Nason, Elias, 1811-1887 Varney, George J. (George Jones), 1836-1901Subjects:  Massachusetts -- GazetteersPublisher:  Boston : B.B. RussellContributing Library:  Boston Public LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  Boston Public Libraryhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow American Phoenix: 4 of 4: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man...more

  • American Phoenix: 3 of 4: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny Hardcover – October 16, 2012 by Sarah S. Kilborne (Author)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo:  A gazetteer of the state of Massachusetts : with numerous illustrationsYear: 1890 (1890s)Authors:  Nason, Elias, 1811-1887 Varney, George J. (George Jones), 1836-1901Subjects:  Massachusetts -- GazetteersPublisher:  Boston : B.B. RussellContributing Library:  Boston Public LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  Boston Public Libraryhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow American Phoenix: 3 of 4: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Ma...more

  • Mission to Paris:1 of 2: A Novel Hardcover – June 12, 2012. by Alan Furst (Author)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo: The gare Saint-Lazare (Paris) around the track #26 in the 1930sFrançais : La gare Saint-Lazare autour de la voie 26 dans les années 1930Date | circa 1930 Source | http://www.culture.gouv.fr/public/mistral/memoire_fr?ACTION=CHERCHER&FIELD_1=REF&VALUE_1=AP43LE01164Author | Noël Le Boyer http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Mission to Paris:1 of 2: A Novel Hardcover – June 12, 2012. by Alan Furst  (Author) https://www.amazo...more

  • Mission to Paris:2 of 2: A Novel Hardcover – June 12, 2012. by Alan Furst (Author)

    Jul 20 2019

    Photo: Français : Une rame de la ligne 7 du métro de Paris, France, à la station Porte d'ItalieDate | circa 1960 Source | Scan personnel (own work)Author | Inconnu (unknown)http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow Mission to Paris:2 of 2: A Novel Hardcover – June 12, 2012. by Alan Furst  (Author) https://www.amazon.com/Mission-Paris-Novel-Alan-Furst/dp/1400069483/ref=sr_1_2?keywords=alan+furst+mission+to+paris&qid=1563590263&s=book...more

  • The Sea and Civilization: 1 of 8: A Maritime History of the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: World's oldest depiction of a stern-mounted steering rudder (c. 1420 BC) Maler der Grabkammer des Menna - The Yorck Project (2002) 10.000 Meisterwerke der Malerei (DVD-ROM), distributed by DIRECTMEDIA Publishing GmbH. ISBN: 3936122202.  Author | Gaston Braun (1845-1928)http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sea and Civilization: 1 of 8: A Maritime History of the World  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Lincoln Paine (Author), T...more

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    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: The romance of the ship; the story of her origin and evolutionYear: 1911 (1910s)Authors:  Chatterton, E. Keble (Edward Keble), 1878-1944Subjects:  Ships ShipbuildingPublisher:  Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott company London, Seeley and co., limitedContributing Library:  Boston College LibrariesDigitizing Sponsor:  Boston Library Consortium Member Librarieshttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sea and Civilization: 2 of 8: A Mar...more

  • The Sea and Civilization: 4 of 8: A Maritime History of the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: Legend: "The great ships full of boys and girls sent in search of the immortal medicine (Hôraizan) by the Chinese Emperor Shih Huang Ti (Shikôtei), c. 219 BCE". A 19th century ukiyo-e by Kuniyoshi depicting the ships of the great sea expedition sent around 219 BC by the first Chinese Emperor, Qin Shi Huang, to find the legendary home of the immortals, the Mount Penglai, and retrieve the elixir of immortality. Utagawa Kuniyoshi - Museum of Fine Arts Boston Public Domain http://JohnBatchelo...more

  • The Sea and Civilization: 3 of 8: A Maritime History of the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: Depiction of the Expedition to Suez led by João de Castro in 1541, showing the main types of Portuguese ships that operated in the Indian Ocean in the 16th century, including two carracks, a galleon, two galleys and a round square caravel.D. João de Castro (1540) - Tábuas dos Roteiros da Índia - Roteiro do Mar Roxo, 1540 (held by Universidade de Coimbra - a 16th copy also held by British Library) Portuguese Carracks, galleon, round square caravel and galleys, in the Routemap of the Red Se...more

  • The Sea and Civilization: 5 of 8: A Maritime History of the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sea and Civilization: 5 of 8: A Maritime History of the World  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Sea-Civilization-Maritime-History-World/dp/B078TMZJYC/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=A monumental retelling of world history through the lens of maritime enterprise, revealing in...more

  • The Sea and Civilization: 6 of 8: A Maritime History of the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sea and Civilization: 6 of 8: A Maritime History of the World  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Sea-Civilization-Maritime-History-World/dp/B078TMZJYC/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=A monumental retelling of world history through the lens of maritime enterprise, revealing in...more

  • The Sea and Civilization: 7 of 8: A Maritime History of the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sea and Civilization: 7 of 8: A Maritime History of the World  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Sea-Civilization-Maritime-History-World/dp/B078TMZJYC/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=A monumental retelling of world history through the lens of maritime enterprise, revealing in...more

  • The Sea and Civilization: 8 of 8: A Maritime History of the World Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShow The Sea and Civilization: 8 of 8: A Maritime History of the World  Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.  Lincoln Paine (Author), Tom Perkins (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher) https://www.amazon.com/Sea-Civilization-Maritime-History-World/dp/B078TMZJYC/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=A monumental retelling of world history through the lens of maritime enterprise, revealing in...more

  • Rise of Bojo and the No-Deal Hard-Brexit. 1 of 2: Gregory Copley Defense & Foreign Affairs.

    Jul 19 2019

    Photo:  T. D. Skidmore's 1922 Cosmopolitan illustration for P. G. Wodehouse short story "Bertie Gets Even"Date | 1922Source | https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000544108Author | P. G. Wodehouse, T. D. Skidmorehttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowRise of Bojo and the No-Deal Hard-Brexit. 1 of 2: Gregory Copley Defense & Foreign Affairs.Meanwhile, the battle for the leadership of the UK’s governing Conservative Party has highlight...more

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    Jul 19 2019

    Photo: 1923 Strand Magazine illustration by A. Wallis Mills for the short story "Jeeves Takes Charge" by P. G. Wodehouse, featuring the characters Florence Craye, Sir Willoughby, and Bertie Wooster.Date | April 1923Source | The Strand Magazine, in Londonhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowRise of Bojo and the No-Deal Hard-Brexit. 2 of 2: Gregory Copley Defense & Foreign Affairs.Meanwhile, the battle for the leadership of the UK’s g...more

  • #TheScalaReport: Surprising decline of High Net Worth Individuals in the Asia-Pacific as China dips. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com #ScalaAPS @STRATACACHE ⁦@ScalaInc⁩

    Jul 18 2019

    Photo: A man working as a combination letter-writer and fortune-teller and a man working as a barber in the same street, Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China, ca.1900-1919 "Shanghai, but a common sight in China: a combination letter-writer and fortune-teller. Note the long gown and long sleeves, denoting a man who earned his living by literary, not manual, labor. Note the barber down the street who has just given a customer a very clean shave!"; Captions for this set of lantern slides from the papers o...more

  • Notes on keeping the peace in East Asia. @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast

    Jul 18 2019

    Photo: Prince Qing with some royal cabinet members百楽兎 - Scanning 清·皇族內閣 Permission details To uploader: Please provide where the image was first published and who created it or held its copyright.View more Public Domainview terms http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowNotes on keeping the peace in East Asia.  @GordonGChang @TheDailyBeast 

  • No movement expected in the China US trade negotiations. @AlanTonelson RealityChek

    Jul 18 2019

    Photo: Empress Dowager Cixi (1835–1908), who personified the conservative Qing court and controlled court politics for 47 years, halted the attempt of her nephew, the Guangxu Emperor (1871–1908), the penultimate Qing emperor, to institute reforms in 1898. Hubert Vos - Seed, John, Hubert Vos, Court Painter of Empres Dowager Cixi, Arts of Asia, Jan/Feb 2015Public Domain http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowNo movement expected in the Chin...more

  • China is an existential threat says the JCS. Peter Huessy, Mitchell Institute of the Air Force Association.

    Jul 18 2019

    Photo: Nanjing Road during Xinhai Revolution [1] through [w:Xinhai Revolution in Shanghai.jpg] 原名"上海庆祝民国改元",载《东方杂志》第八卷第十一号 Permission details To uploader: Please provide where the image was first published and who created it or held its copyright.View more Public Domainview terms http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowChina is an existential threat says the JCS.  Peter Huessy, Mitchell Institute of the Air Force Association. https://www....more

  • Google AI goes to China & What is to be done? BrandonWeichert Brandon Weichert @WeTheBrandon

    Jul 18 2019

    Photo: China Centenary Missionary Conference records ; Held at Shanghai, April 25 to May 8, 1907Year: 1907 (1900s)Authors:  China Centenary Missionary Conference (1907 : Shanghai)Subjects:  Missionaries MissionsPublisher:  Shanghai : Centenary Conference CommitteeContributing Library:  Cornell University LibraryDigitizing Sponsor:  MSNhttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowGoogle AI goes to China & What is to be done? BrandonWeichert ...more

  • China aggressively in the Caribbean & What is to be done? @MPPregent @Hudson

    Jul 18 2019

    Photo: The storied West Indies Year: 1900 (1900s) Authors:  Ober, Frederick A. (Frederick Albion), 1849-1913 Subjects:  Publisher:  New York, D. Appleton and company Contributing Library:  The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor:  The Library of Congress http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowChina aggressively in the Caribbean & What is to be done? @MPPregent @Hudson https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2019-06-28/u-s-c...more

  • Shortening the long tail of the supply chain: 1 of 2: & What is to be done. VIJAY V. VAITHEESWARAN US Business Editor, @TheEconomist @vvvchina

    Jul 18 2019

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  • Fifty Years After the Moon-Landing is an all commercial space show. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

    Jul 18 2019

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  • Hayabusa 2 reveals that carbonaceous chondrite asteroids are unlikely to survive entry to the atmosphere.

    Jul 18 2019

    Photo: OSIRIS-REx Arrives at BennuAfter traveling through space for more than two years and over two billion miles, NASA’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft arrived at its destination, asteroid Bennu, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. The spacecraft will spend almost a year surveying the asteroid with five scientific instrum