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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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English


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On the Road to Tashkent: The investor class awakens to the capital markets of Central Asia. 2 of 2: @Atabek_Nazirov, The Capital Markets Development Agency.

11/16/2019
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Photo: The Defence of the Samarkand Citadel in 1868. From the Russian illustrated magazine Niva (1872). View author information (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Defence_of_the_Samarkand_Citadel.JPG) Public Domain (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Defence_of_the_Samarkand_Citadel.JPG) File:Defence of the Samarkand Citadel.JPG Uploaded: 2006-06-25 23:15:12 http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow On the Road to Tashkent:...

Duration:00:08:17

On the Road to Tashkent: The investor class awakens to the capital markets of Central Asia. 1 of 2: @Atabek_Nazirov, The Capital Markets Development Agency.

11/16/2019
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Photo: The Mongols (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongols) , under Genghis Khan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genghis_Khan) (pictured), conquered Central Asia in the early thirteenth century. Unknown - Dschingis Khan und seine Erben (exhibition catalogue), München 2005, p. 304https://theme.npm.edu.tw/khan/article.aspx?sno=03009223&uid=03009127&lang=2 Taizu, better known as Genghis Khan. Portrait cropped out of a page from an album depicting several Yuan emperors (Yuandjai di banshenxiang),...

Duration:00:11:42

On the Road to Tashkent / Energy-market hunting in Central Asia: Vassily Savin

11/16/2019
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Image: Tashkent ca. 1910. . Vassily Savin [Kyrgyz], Head of Power & Utilities group, KPMG in Russia, is pleased to explain that this conference in Uzbekistan is different from previous ones in that Uzbekistan is creating significant changes and reforms. I also cover Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan; much oil and gas reorganizing. Kazakh and Uzbek natural resources are similar. KPMG provides analyses, help in markets; we guide in business and assist in creating needed transparency. Kyrgyzstan is...

Duration:00:10:11

On the Road to Tashkent / Gazprombank & ruble-denominated investors: Elena Khisamova & Denis Shulakov.

11/16/2019
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Image: A veil (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hijab) -burning ceremony in Uzbek SSR as part of Soviet Hujum policies (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hujum) . Public domain. . Elena Khisamova, VP/Head: Equity Capital Markets, Gazprombank JSC, based in Uzbekistan; and Denis Shulakov, First Vice President of Gazprombank (Joint Stock Company), based in Uzbekistan, Research Division, first explains professional backgrounds. Finances in Central Asia; Uzbekistan is especially attractive: 33 million...

Duration:00:11:26

1/2 On the Road to Tashkent / The most popular Islamic bond for growth. Samir Taghiyev

11/16/2019
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Image: The Silk Road extending from Southern Europe through Africa and Western Asia, to Central Asia, and eventually South Asia, until it reaches China, East Asia proper, and Southeast Asia. Pubic domain. . The Role of Capital Markets in the Development of Uzbekistan Sponsored by Scala.com Samir Taghiyev, senior regional manager for CIS countries at ICD, Almaty; Office of Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) in Kazakhstan; speaks with John Batchelor, starts...

Duration:00:13:53

2/2 On the Road to Tashkent /Torrid, if amiable, financial competition in Central Asian: Samir Taghiyev

11/16/2019
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Image: Timur feasts in Samarkand (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samarkand) . Samir Taghiyev [Azerbaijani], senior regional manager for CIS countries at ICD, Almaty; Office of Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) in Kazakhstan, adds that US-educated people are now given top governmental posts. Dr Talleh, our friend in common from the Port of Baku, which will be integrated into the Silk Road, which also [motivates] us to aid our neighbors. Turkish Economic Union....

Duration:00:06:15

1/8 Flight of the Eagle, by Conrad Black

11/16/2019
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Image: The Mayflower (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mayflower) , which transported Pilgrims (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pilgrim_(Plymouth_Colony)) to the New World. During the first winter at Plymouth, about half of the Pilgrims died . Flight of the Eagle,by Conrad Black THE GRAND STRATEGIES THAT BROUGHT AMERICA FROM COLONIAL DEPENDENCE TO WORLD LEADERSHIP. Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period...

Duration:00:14:21

2/8 Flight of the Eagle, by Conrad Black

11/16/2019
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Image: The presentation of the Declaration of Independence (https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Declaration_of_Independence) . Three of the men standing are John Adams (https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Adams) , Benjamin Franklin (https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_Franklin) and Thomas Jefferson (https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Jefferson) . Public domain. . Flight of the Eagle,by Conrad Black THE GRAND STRATEGIES THAT BROUGHT AMERICA FROM COLONIAL DEPENDENCE...

Duration:00:05:57

3/8 Flight of the Eagle, by Conrad Black

11/16/2019
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Image: Slaves Waiting for Sale: Richmond, Virginia. Painted upon the sketch of 1853. Public domain. . Flight of the Eagle,by Conrad Black THE GRAND STRATEGIES THAT BROUGHT AMERICA FROM COLONIAL DEPENDENCE TO WORLD LEADERSHIP. Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory in Canada and representation in Britain; expelling the French, and even their British...

Duration:00:11:42

4/8 Flight of the Eagle, by Conrad Black

11/16/2019
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Image: The Battle of Antietam (https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Antietam) was a bloody Civil War battle. . Flight of the Eagle,by Conrad Black THE GRAND STRATEGIES THAT BROUGHT AMERICA FROM COLONIAL DEPENDENCE TO WORLD LEADERSHIP. Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory in Canada and representation in Britain; expelling the French, and even their...

Duration:00:10:51

5/8 Flight of the Eagle, by Conrad Black

11/15/2019
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Image: Horace Greeley (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horace_Greeley) 's New York Tribune—the leading Whig paper—endorsed Clay for President and Fillmore for Governor, 1844. Public domain. . Flight of the Eagle,by Conrad Black THE GRAND STRATEGIES THAT BROUGHT AMERICA FROM COLONIAL DEPENDENCE TO WORLD LEADERSHIP. Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory in...

Duration:00:12:43

6/8 Flight of the Eagle, by Conrad Black

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Image: Model-T's were invented by Henry Ford (https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Ford) and changed American transportation. . Flight of the Eagle,by Conrad Black THE GRAND STRATEGIES THAT BROUGHT AMERICA FROM COLONIAL DEPENDENCE TO WORLD LEADERSHIP. Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory in Canada and representation in Britain; expelling the French,...

Duration:00:07:30

7/8 Flight of the Eagle, by Conrad Black

11/15/2019
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Image: American children of many ethnic backgrounds celebrate noisily in a 1902 Puck (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puck_(magazine)) cartoon . Flight of the Eagle,by Conrad Black THE GRAND STRATEGIES THAT BROUGHT AMERICA FROM COLONIAL DEPENDENCE TO WORLD LEADERSHIP. Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory in Canada and representation in Britain; expelling...

Duration:00:15:05

8/8 Flight of the Eagle, by Conrad Black

11/15/2019
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Image: Buzz Aldrin (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buzz_Aldrin) (shown) and Neil Armstrong (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neil_Armstrong) became the first people to walk on the Moon during NASA (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NASA) 's 1969 Apollo 11 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apollo_11) mission. Public domain. . Flight of the Eagle,by Conrad Black THE GRAND STRATEGIES THAT BROUGHT AMERICA FROM COLONIAL DEPENDENCE TO WORLD LEADERSHIP. Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the...

Duration:00:07:29

The Liberator: 2 of 4: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Alex Kershaw (Author), Fred Sanders (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

11/15/2019
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Photo: Troops and equipment come ashore on the U.S. Fifth Army beachhead near Anzio, 22 January 1944. USS LCI-20 is burning at left, after being hit by a German bomb. With her are (l-r): HMS LCI-274, USS LCI-39 and HMS LCI-260. At right, beyond the DUKW, are USS LCI-36 (or LCI-38) and USS LCI-44 (SC 212357). http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Liberator: 2 of 4: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of...

Duration:00:09:42

The Liberator: 3 of 4: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Alex Kershaw (Author), Fred Sanders (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

11/15/2019
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Photo: USS LST-77 lands Fifth Army M-4 Sherman tanks on the Anzio waterfront, 27 April 1944. By this time, German pressure on the Allied beachhead had eased to some extent (SC 189668). http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The Liberator: 3 of 4: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Alex Kershaw...

Duration:00:15:18

The Liberator: 1 of 4: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Alex Kershaw (Author), Fred Sanders (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

11/15/2019
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Photo: Intelligence Photographs of Italy This section houses intelligence photographs, aerials, of the island of Sicily and the Italian mainland taken before the start of the Italian Campaign (https://www.history.navy.mil/content/history/museums/nmusn/explore/photography/wwii/wwii-europe/italian-campaign.html) . Image: 80-G-39378...

Duration:00:11:08

The Liberator: 4 of 4: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau Audible Audiobook – Unabridged. Alex Kershaw (Author), Fred Sanders (Narrator), Random House Audio (Publisher)

11/15/2019
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Photo: תיאורEnglish: The British Army in Italy 1944 Universal carriers and a Sherman tank (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Sherman_tanks_in_British_service) comes ashore from a landing craft at Anzio in Operation Shingle (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Operation_Shingle) — on 22 January 1944. תאריך יצירה | Taken on 22 בינואר 1944 מקור | http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//47/media-47451/large.jpg http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact...

Duration:00:07:11

1/12 Wilson, by A. Scott Berg. Scott Berg traces the rise of Woodrow Wilson, his decline, and 'the greatest conspiracy that had ever engulfed the White House.'

11/14/2019
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Image: Woodrow Wilson, c. mid-1870s. Public domain. Paris Peace Conference League of Nations Treaty of Versailles Treaty of Saint-Germain-en-Laye Treaty of Neuilly-sur-Seine Treaty of Trianon Treaty of Sèvres . Wilson, by A. Scott Berg. Scott Berg traces the rise of Woodrow Wilson, his decline and 'the greatest conspiracy that had ever engulfed the White House.' Until he was 55, he had never run for public office. Indeed, he was merely the silver-tongued head of a small university campus in...

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2/12 Wilson, by A. Scott Berg. Scott Berg traces the rise of Woodrow Wilson, his decline, and 'the greatest conspiracy that had ever engulfed the White House.'

11/14/2019
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Image: Wilson giving his first State of the Union address, the first such address since 1801. Public domain. . Wilson, by A. Scott Berg. Scott Berg traces the rise of Woodrow Wilson, his decline and 'the greatest conspiracy that had ever engulfed the White House.' Until he was 55, he had never run for public office. Indeed, he was merely the silver-tongued head of a small university campus in a quiet New Jersey town. Two years later, in November 1912, after less than two years' (658 days')...

Duration:00:10:29