The John Batchelor Show

Schedules

Sunday 30 December 2012

   Above: Folk art depiction of Lady Triệu (225–248), a female warrior in Third-Century Vietnam who managed for a time successfully to resist the Chinese state of Eastern Wu during its occupation of Vietnam. She's also called Triệu Thị Trinh, although her actual given name is unknown. She is quoted...

Saturday 29 December 2012

  Text, above: Fannie Mae gathers her skirts JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW Saturday 905P Eastern Time:   The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual-The Biggest Bank Failure in American History by Kirsten Grind; 1 of 4 Saturday 920P Eastern Time:   The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual-The Biggest...

Friday 28 December 2012

 Above:  Great Seal of the Cherokee NationJOHN BATCHELOR SHOWFriday 905P Eastern Time: . A Kingdom Strange: The Brief and Tragic History of the Lost Colony of Roanoke by James P. P. Horn; 1 of 2Friday 920P Eastern Time:  . A Kingdom Strange: The Brief and Tragic History of the Lost Colony of...

Thursday 27 December 2012

  First Hour. Thursday 905P Eastern Time:  The New Universe and the Human Future: How a Shared Cosmology Could Transform the World (The Terry Lectures Series) by Nancy Ellen Abrams and Joel R. Primack (Jun 5, 2012) Thursday 920P Eastern Time:  The New Universe and the Human Future: How a Shared...

Wednesday 26 December 2012

 Photo, above: Aerial view of Mount Surabuchi on the Island of Iwo Jima, Japan. Camera Operator: PHAN LEE MCCASKILL, USN. Date Shot: 28 Sep 2001JOHN BATCHELOR  SHOWWednesday 905P Eastern Time: PACIFIC WAR UNCENSORED, THE: A War Correspondent's Unvarnished Account of the Fight Against Japan by...

Tuesday 25 December 2012

Photo, above: A vision of a Grand Design network JOHN BATCHELOR  SHOW Tuesday 905P Eastern Time: The Grand Design by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow; 1 of 4 Tuesday 920P Eastern Time: The Grand Design by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow; 2 of 4 Hawking, the renowned Cambridge mathematician...

Monday 24 December 2012

JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWMonday 905P Eastern Time (605P Pacific Time):   . Fighting for MacArthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense of the Philippines by John Gordon; 1 of 4Monday 920P Eastern Time (620P Pacific Time):   . Fighting for MacArthur: The Navy and Marine Corps' Desperate Defense...

Sunday 23 December 2012

  Sunday 905PM Eastern (605P Pacific): How to Survive the Titanic by Frances Wilson (Kindle Edition -Oct 18, 2011) - Kindle eBook
 Frances Wilson was educated at Oxford University and lectured on nineteenth- and twentieth-century English literature for fifteen years before becoming a full-time...

Saturday 22 December 2012

Photo:  View of the incinerator. During routine building operations in December 1988, a heat plume was generated that was registered on film by a passing aircraft. Officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) believed that illegal operations were being conducted. The EPA used this...

Friday 21 December 2012

Above: Marine archaeologists in Sweden have discovered what they believe to be the wreck of a Viking ship at the bottom the country’s largest lake.  According to a report in The Local: Sweden’s news in English, a team of 50 divers from the Swedish coastguard happened upon the 20-metre long wreck by...

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