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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.
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The John Batchelor Show, using all of John's sources, his vast knowledge of history, his unique take on current events, and his fascinating take on world affairs has allowed him to build a legion of fans.

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On the Road to Tashkent: The US Congress slowly rediscovers Central Asia & What is to be done? Svante Cornell, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute, American Foreign Policy Council.

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Photo: Ruins of desert Cathay : personal narrative of explorations in Central Asia and westernmost China (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidruinsofdesertcat01stei) Year: 1912 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1912) (1910s (https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1910) ) Authors: Stein, Aurel, Sir, 1862-1943...

Duration:00:09:37

On the Road to Tashkent: Building a market economy from the ruins of the Soviet failed state. Atabek Nazirov, Director, The Capital Markets Development Agency, Republic of Uzbekistan. www.cmda.gov.uz

6/15/2019
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Photo: Kun, Aleksandr L., 1840-1888中文: 亚历山大·L·坤,1840-1888 年Português: Kun, Aleksandr L., 1840-1888العربية: كُن، ألكسندر ل.، 1840-1888Español: Kun, Aleksandr L., 1840-1888 Title | Русский: Самаркандский базар и типы торговцев. Базарная площадь между трех медресе (Реджистан)Français : Bazar de Samarcande et ses types de vendeurs. Place du marché au centre de trois madrasas (Registan)English: Samarkand Bazaar and Its Types of Vendors. Market Square between Three Madrasahs (Registan)中文:...

Duration:00:10:27

Fierce Patriot: 1 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

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Photo: George N. Barnard (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:George_N._Barnard) (1819–1902) (NARA record: 2641792 (https://research.archives.gov/person/2641792) ) Record creator | War Department. (1789 - 09/18/1947) Title | Georgia, Atlanta Battlefield, July 22, 1864 Date | between circa 1862 and circa 1865 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fierce Patriot: 1 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook –...

Duration:00:11:58

Fierce Patriot: 2 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

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Photo: War Department. (1789 - 09/18/1947) Title | Georgia, Atlanta Battlefield, July 22, 1864 Date | between circa 1862 and circa 1865 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fierce Patriot: 2 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_1?ie=UTF8&field-keywords=Robert+O%27Connell&search-alias=) (Author), Andrew Garman...

Duration:00:07:50

Fierce Patriot: 3 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

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Photo: Battle of Atlanta during US Civil War. Medium | painting Source/Photographer | Image taken from en wiki http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fierce Patriot: 3 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_1?ie=UTF8&field-keywords=Robert+O%27Connell&search-alias=) (Author), Andrew Garman...

Duration:00:13:37

Fierce Patriot: 4 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

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

Duration:00:08:22

Fierce Patriot: 5 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

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Photo: William Tecumseh Sherman und sein Stab außerhalb von Atlanta, 1864. Fotografiert von einem Fotografen der US-Armee - Library of Congress (https://www.loc.gov/) Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:ShermanAtlanta.jpg) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fierce Patriot: 5 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell...

Duration:00:10:09

Fierce Patriot: 6 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

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PhotoATLANTA CAMPAIGN, Union advance: Etowah River to Jonesboro (May 23 – September 2, 1864). United States Army Center of Military History. - McCarley, J. Britt, The Atlanta and Savannah Campaigns, 1864. Washington, DC: United States Army Center of Military History, 2014. OCLC: 903250037. Source: [1] (http://www.history.army.mil//html/books/075/75-13/index.html) ATLANTA CAMPAIGN, Union advance: Etowah River to Jonesboro (May 23-September 2, 1864). : http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact...

Duration:00:09:48

Fierce Patriot: 7 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.7Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

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Photo: for L. Prang & Co., Boston Title | The Siege of Atlanta Description | showing the Union Soldiers. Date | 1888 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fierce Patriot: 7 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged.7Robert O'Connell (https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=dp_byline_sr_all_1?ie=UTF8&field-keywords=Robert+O%27Connell&search-alias=) (Author), Andrew Garman...

Duration:00:14:07

Fierce Patriot: 8 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell (Author), Andrew Garman (Narrator), Recorded Books (Publisher)

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Photo: : Ruins of Atlanta depot after burning by Gen. Sherman's troops, 1864 Date | 9 November 2011 Source | http://www.learnnc.org/lp/media/uploads/2009/07/atlanta_ruins.jpg Author | Unknown http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Fierce Patriot: 8 of 8: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Robert O'Connell...

Duration:00:07:48

Masters of Command: 3 of 4: Alexander, Hannibal, Caesar, and the Genius of Leadership Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Barry Strauss (Author), Michael Prichard (Narrator), Tantor Audio (Publisher)

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Photo: Alexander Cuts the Gordian Knot (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gordian_Knot) (1767) by Jean-Simon Berthélemy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Simon_Berth%C3%A9lemy) Jean-Simon Berthélemy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/en:Jean-Simon_Berth%C3%A9lemy) - kzu.ch (http://www.kzu.ch/fach/as/gallerie/lect/helden/12.htm) Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Alexander_cuts_the_Gordian_Knot.jpg) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules...

Duration:00:14:28

On the Road to Tashkent: Higher education prospers in Kazakhstan with US, European and Asian partnerships. Shigeo Katsu, President Nazarabayev University.

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Photo: Coat of arms of Kazakhstan Bingread - Векторизация эталонного герба РК (СТ РК 989 – 2008) --- С 1 апреля 2008 года утвержден и введен в действие СТ РК 989-2008 «Государственный Герб Республики Казахстан. Форма. Размеры. Технические требования» и утвержден новый образец эталона Государственного Герба Республики Казахстан. The coat of arms of Kazakhstan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emblem_of_Kazakhstan) . Permission details KAZAKHSTAN (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Kazakhstan)...

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On the Road to Tashkent: The World Bank in Uzbekistan & What is to be done? Mansur Boston, Projects Coordinator for Global Infrastructure Group, Tashkent, World Bank. Christopher Nixon Cox, Lichtenstein Institute.

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Photo: Tashkent and vicinity, satellite image Landsat 5 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Landsat_5) , 2010-06-30 NASA - http://edcsns17.cr.usgs.gov/NewEarthExplorer/ image ID LT51540312010181KHC00 Tashkent, Uzbekistan, city and vicinities, satellite image LandSat-5,2010-06-30, near natural colors, 30 m resolution Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Tashkent,_Uzbekistan,_city_and_vicinities,_satellite_image_LandSat-5,2010-06-30.jpg) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact...

Duration:00:11:15

On the Road to Tashkent: Silicon Valley grows in Georgia. Mariam Lashkhi, Innovation and Technology Agency, Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia. Christopher Nixon Cox, Lichtenstein Institute.

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Photo: Avlabari Bridge, Tbilisi (Yermakov photo) Date | 1900 Source | Joseph Berthelot, Baron de Baye (1853-1931). Tiflis : Souvenirs d'une mission / Par le baron de Baye ; extrait de la Revue deGeographie (Livraisons d'Aout, Septembre et Octobre), dirigee par M. L. Drapeyron. Nilsson, 1900. (Russian State Library) (http://dlib.rsl.ru/view.php?path=/rsl01004000000/rsl01004460000/rsl01004460315/rsl01004460315.pdf#?page=1) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact...

Duration:00:11:05

On the Road to Tashkent: Education challenges in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. FB Jenny Jenish kyzy J-Invest Consulting LLC.

6/15/2019
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Photo: Urial (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urial) on a Kyrgyzstan stamp Post of Kyrgyzstan - wnsstamps.ch (http://www.wnsstamps.ch/en/stamps?search%5Bauthority_id%5D=184&search%5Byear%5D=2011&search%5Bmonth%5D=&search%5Btheme_id%5D=&search%5Bfreetext%5D=&search%5Border_by%5D=asc) Stamps of Kyrgyzstan, 2011 Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Stamps_of_Kyrgyzstan,_2011-05.jpg) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter:...

Duration:00:10:43

On the Road to Tashkent: Reawakening the major civilization of Central Asia: 2 of 2: or, the city state supremacy long before the Silk Road. S. Frederick Starr, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute

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Photo: Town and Citadel of GhuzneeThis lithograph was taken from plate 18 of 'Afghaunistan' by Lieutenant James Rattray.This sketch was made near some mosques outside the Kandahar Gate to the west side of Ghazni, a city Rattray visited several times. Datum | između 1839. i 1842. Izvor | The British Library (http://www.bl.uk/) Autor | Lieutenant James Rattray http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Tashkent:...

Duration:00:05:39

Trump and the Space Force, aka Space Corps: Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

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Photo: "Buck Rogers" operating the controls of a remotely piloted "air ball". Amazing Stories (March 1929). Philip Francis Nowlan - see above http://www.gutenberg.org/files/25438/25438-h/25438-h.htm Project Gutenberg copyright analysis: "This etext was produced from Amazing Stories Fact and Science Fiction May 1962 and was first published in Amazing Stories March 1929. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed." Illustration of...

Duration:00:09:58

#TheScalaReport: Facial recognition software and the long goodbye to privacy and non-transparency online. Part 1 of 2. Chris Riegel, CEO Scala.com

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Photo: Roman After Greek Title | Statue Fragment of the Head of a Young Satyr Description | English: The pointed ears, tousled hair, and mischievous facial expression identify this head, broken off from a statue, as that of a young satyr. Satyrs were mostly human mythological creatures who often sported the tail, ears and perhaps the legs of a goat. They were unruly followers of Bacchus, god of wine, and were popular subjects for art in antiquity and later periods. Date | 2nd century Medium...

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On the Road to Tashkent: A brief history of Tashkent under the Soviets: 2 of 2: or, Uzbekistan abused and abandoned by Moscow. Enders Wimbush, StratVarious.com

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Photo: The Courage Monument in Tashkent on a 1979 Soviet stamp Post of the Soviet Union, designer L. Sharov / Почта СССР, художник Л. Шаров - own scan 1979 USSR stamp. Tashkent. Courage monument. Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Tashkent._Courage_monument._USSR_stamp._1979.jpg) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Tashkent: A brief history of Tashkent under the Soviets: 2 of 2: or, Uzbekistan...

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On the Road to Tashkent: A brief history of Tashkent under the Soviets: 1 of 2: or, Uzbekistan abused and abandoned by Moscow. Enders Wimbush, StratVarious.com

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Photo: Tashkent, 1917 Unknown - Почтовая открытка Tashkent. The building of town council Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Tashkent_the_building_of_town_council_02.jpg) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Tashkent: A brief history of Tashkent under the Soviets: 1 of 2: or, Uzbekistan abused and abandoned by Moscow. Enders Wimbush, StratVarious.com

Duration:00:11:38