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This book is a collection of Theodore Roosevelt’s published commentaries and public addresses on the general theme of the requirements for individual and collective success in the personal, civic, political, and social arenas. (Introduction by Bob Neufeld)
 
In History Vs., a new podcast from Mental Floss and iHeartRadio, we’ll explore how larger-than-life historical figures faced off against their greatest foes. In this inaugural season, we’re looking at Theodore Roosevelt’s incredible life using a convention that he, as a boxer, would have appreciated. Each episode, we’ll analyze how Roosevelt took on a particular challenge, from his debilitating childhood asthma and conflict within his family to conquering the hours of the day and preserving ...
 
Taken from a famous Theodore Roosevelt speech regarding his own time “In the Arena,” this podcast features government officials who are truly making a difference and challenging the status quo. Governing President, Cathilea Robinett, tours you through the halls of cities, counties and states to bring you a slice of what is best in American leadership today.
 
Follow the explorations of a comical pair of bears from the Wild West of America as they roam over Europe. All ages will laugh and enjoy the antics told in lively rhyme. (If you haven't yet made the acquaintance of these big, delightful bears, check out the first book in the series: "The Roosevelt Bears - Their Travels and Adventures." ( HannahMary)
 
Crime never takes a day off, and neither does Parcast. Every day, we flip back the calendar and examine a true crime event from the same date. It might be the anniversary of an important case being solved, the end of a landmark trial, or a serial killer’s birthday-- whatever the date, there’s no ordinary day in true crime history. In each episode, we present a short true crime story, then analyze the impact of that historic day’s events. Today in True Crime is a Parcast Original, with new ep ...
 
The Washington Post's Presidential podcast explores how each former American president reached office, made decisions, handled crises and redefined the role of commander-in-chief. It was released leading up to up to Election Day 2016, starting with George Washington in week one and ending on week 44 with the president-elect. New special episodes in the countdown to the 2020 presidential election highlight other stories from U.S. presidential history that can help illuminate our current momen ...
 
Join filmmaker Roger Michell (Notting Hill) as he discusses his film "Hyde Park on Hudson." In June 1939, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Bill Murray) and his wife Eleanor (Olivia Williams) host the King and Queen of England (Samuel West and Olivia Colman) for a weekend at the Roosevelt home in upstate New York—the first-ever visit of a reigning English monarch to America. With Britain facing imminent war with Germany, the royals are desperately looking to FDR for support.
 
Welcome to the Life in the Carolinas Podcast. Our show features a blending of stories that are primarily based on the syndicated TV show, Carl White's Life in the Carolinas and newspaper columns written by Carl White. Like Carl often says, "It's never a bad time for a good story!" The podcast is hosted by Carl and features specials guests as they share the stories behind the stories. All too often we simply do not have enough time to share everything we would like during broadcast. This podc ...
 
Where Factual and Fictional Engage In Fisticuffs! Have you ever wondered who would win a fight between the US Presidents? Have you ever shuddered at the possibilities of superheroes, movie characters, and literary icons coming to blows? Want to learn history in the most action movie way possible? Let the battle begin!
 
This is RiderCast. A small, high school podcast made by two lovely people. In this podcast we play music and read poetry that was submited to us by Roosevelt HS students and staff. We also sometimes have guests. Submit your poetry and music to this email ---> ridercastpodcast@gmail.com ( add a heading "poetry/music" , an apropriet title and your name)
 
When is the last time you solved a murder? In our Podcast series Crimes in the ER - Fact and Fiction, Annie Roling never expects to be solving murders as the Administrator of the Roosevelt Hospital Emergency Room. Until the night John Lennon died, her life centered on her adored daughter and unequal parts of an old beau, a new fiancé, a detective pal and medical colleagues. She now faces a series of ongoing challenges in the world of suspicious events and mysterious deaths. In the early 80’s ...
 
Dr. Gary L. Williams, Sr. accepted Christ as his personal Savior at the age of nine. He is a native of Jacksonville, Florida, and the younger of two sons born to Alfreda Williams and the late Rev. Roosevelt Williams. Pastor Gary Williams is no stranger to the ministry. In 1990, Dr. Williams accepted the call to become the pastor of First Baptist Church of Mandarin. He has the longest tenure as Pastor of the First Church. He seeks to transform the lives of many through the simplicity of the g ...
 
Through personal stories and investigations, California-based Fireside Chai is an upstart podcast that will parse through the layers of culture, religion and personality to bring better understand of the issues facing Indian origin Americans. In addition to investigating and telling stories, we want to hear your story. Much like President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s “Fireside Chats,” Fireside Chai aims to connect the Indian-American identity with its people. Come join us. Listen to our podca ...
 
The Houghton75 podcast presents different voices and perspectives on Houghton Library in its seventy-fifth year. Throughout 2017, Harvard’s principal repository of rare books and manuscripts is celebrating its world-class collections of primary sources, and support of research and teaching over the last 75 years. The series kicks off with Harvard faculty members sharing their thoughts on the collection item they chose for the exhibition HIST 75H: A Masterclass on Houghton Library. The chosen ...
 
Hunt Talk Radio, Randy Newberg Unfiltered is a podcast covering hunting politics, public lands, and conservation topics; even a few things you didn’t need to know. The best hunters you’ve never heard of join Randy to answer questions from the Hunt Talk web forum, share ideas, reveal tactics, and give perspectives unique to public land hunting.
 
60-Second Civics is a daily podcast that provides a quick and convenient way for listeners to learn about our nation's government, the Constitution, and our history. The podcast explores themes related to civics and government, the constitutional issues behind the headlines, and the people and ideas that formed our nation's history and government. 60-Second Civics is produced by the Center for Civic Education. The show's content is primarily derived from the Center's education for democracy ...
 
The Northwest jazz scene is enhanced by some of the finest high school bands in the country, including Garfield and Roosevelt who are perennial finalists in the national Essentially Ellington Competition. Jazz has a tradition of teaching, learning and sharing and for KNKX, jazz education and performance is vital to the music’s future. Listen to student DJs and live studio performances from some of the best upcoming jazz musicians. School Of Jazz sponsors include, Integrative Family Law, BECU ...
 
Join us as Penn Jillette, Michael Goudeau, Matt Donnelly, and YOU discuss the news of the week. We'll examine religious news, talk about monkeys, and anything else that seems funny or makes us mad. We'll also take your suggestions for things you feel like talking about. We run a live video stream from Show Creators Studios for people with the time and inclination to watch people sitting and talking. The live show starts Sundays at noon Vegas time, at www.twitch.tv/reddirich, & is usually ava ...
 
The purpose of this book "is to tell in simple fashion the story of some Americans who showed that they knew how to live and how to die; who proved their truth by their endeavor; and who joined to the stern and manly qualities which are essential to the well-being of a masterful race the virtues of gentleness, of patriotism, and of lofty adherence to an ideal." (from the Introduction)
 
Published posthumously in 2010, Pearl Harbor: The Seeds and Fruits of Infamy blows the top off a 70-year cover-up, reporting for the first time on long-suppressed interviews, documents, and corroborated evidence. Greaves provides comprehensive coverage on the history of U.S. and Japanese relations, the actions of the Roosevelt administration, the attack and the response on the ground, the investigations and cover-ups that began almost immediately and continue to this day. This audio book is ...
 
Will and Mango have lots of questions. Will we ever live without sleep? How do rats keep outsmarting humans? Where are the sunniest tax havens to hide your money? Join these Part-Time Geniuses as they dive into ridiculous topics... and discover some pretty smart stuff along the way.
 
Stories of things that happened in North Dakota and vicinity. Sitting Bull to Phil Jackson, cattle to prairie dogs, knoefla to lefse. In partnership with the Historical Society of North Dakota, and funded by the North Dakota Humanities Council, a nonprofit, independent state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the program do not necessarily reflect those of the North Dakota Humanities Council or the National ...
 
The Go-to, creative resource. Age of The Creative is a creative consulting collective with problem solving resources and solutions that grow business -- We serve the artist community with opportunities and resources to scale and provide creative solutions for brands and corporations. Chats With The Starving Artist Podcast is an ongoing dialogue with the artists from the creative community discussing artistry, creativity, passion along with the business of creativity and how to monetize your ...
 
The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, an Illinois not-for-profit organization, is committed to presenting the finest in international, cultural, community and educational programming to Chicago and to the continued restoration and preservation of the National Historic Landmark Auditorium Theatre.
 
Geronimo’s Story of His Life is the oral life history of a legendary Apache warrior. Composed in 1905, while Geronimo was being held as a U.S. prisoner of war at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, Geronimo’s story found audience and publication through the efforts of S. M. Barrett--Lawton, Oklahoma, Superintendent of Education, who wrote in his preface that “the initial idea of the compilation of this work was . . . to extend to Geronimo as a prisoner of war the courtesy due any captive, i.e. the right to ...
 
Welcome to The On The Go Audio Experiment! (Formerly The Healthy Primate Podcast) As The Healthy Primate Podcast continued to evolved, it is only fair that the content and show do the same. We welcome you to the new flow and focus. The purpose of this podcast is to feature the stories, trials, success, failures and motivation by some of the worlds best. It also showcases my growth as a business owner, best selling author, father and husband. You will get long form episodes as well as small b ...
 
Classic Influence explores the timeless lessons learned from the legends of leadership, power, influence, and grit. Listen in as your host—the Harvard and Columbia trained researcher, author and speaker, Dr. Johnny Welch—works to unearth the wisdom and insights of the legends and heroes of history to discover the strategies, tactics, tips and tools you can use to master the power of influence to achieve your own most daring dreams and goals.
 
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Image: Rare photograph of Roosevelt in a wheelchair, with Fala and Ruthie Bie, the daughter of caretakers at his Hyde Park estate. Photo taken by his cousin Margaret Suckley (February 1941). Young Mr. Roosevelt: FDR's Introduction to War, Politics, and Life, by Stanley Weintraub In Young Mr. Roosevelt, Stanley Weintraub evokes Franklin Delano Roose…
 
Erosion is constant in Theodore Roosevelt National Park, where the colorful but crumbly Badlands are on full display. A scenic loop rings the park’s South Unit at Medora, taking visitors through prairie dog towns, river bottomland and layered bluffs. The park was established in 1947 as Theodore Roosevelt National Memorial Park, but the 21-mile loop…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1968. Members of the 3rd Marine Division complete construction of M101 105 mm howitzer positions at a mountain-top fire support base http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Grab Their Belts to Fight Them: 2of2: The Viet Cong's Big Unit-W…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1967. The hospital at Dong Ha http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Grab Their Belts to Fight Them: 1of2: The Viet Cong's Big Unit-War Against the U.S., 1965-1966 May 15, 2011 by Warren Wilkins https://www.amazon.com/Grab-Their-Belts-F…
 
Image: Identification card of Allen W. Dulles America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East,by Hugh Wilford From the 9/11 attacks to waterboarding to drone strikes, relations between the United States and the Middle East seem caught in a downward spiral. And all too often, the Central Intelligence Agency …
 
Image: Illustration shows a woman representing China struggling with the Russian Bear, while the German emperor and a British diplomat implore Russia not to be so greedy and to share some of China with them. Uncle Sam sits on a fence in the background, whittling a stick. Title from item. Caption: England and Germany (to Russia) Hold on there! Don't…
 
Image: Mosaddegh shaking hands with Mohammad-Reza Shah in their first meeting after Mossadegh's election as Prime Minister America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East,by Hugh Wilford From the 9/11 attacks to waterboarding to drone strikes, relations between the United States and the Middle East seem cau…
 
Image: Theodore Roosevelt and Kermit photographed at Port Said by M. Etienne Jusserand America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East,by Hugh Wilford From the 9/11 attacks to waterboarding to drone strikes, relations between the United States and the Middle East seem caught in a downward spiral. And all to…
 
Image: FEMA-estimated primary counterforce targets for Soviet ICBMs in 1990. The resulting fall-out is indicated with the darkest considered as lethal to lesser fall-out yellow zones. The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics,by Paul Bracken A leading international security strategist offers a compelling new way to "think…
 
Image: Ethiopian tanks pass a Communist memorial in Addis Ababa during the Ethiopian Civil War, 1991 The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics,by Paul Bracken A leading international security strategist offers a compelling new way to "think about the unthinkable." The cold war ended more than two decades ago, and with its…
 
Image: Russian slave-labor camp: Propaganda posters distributed in Asia The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics,by Paul Bracken A leading international security strategist offers a compelling new way to "think about the unthinkable." The cold war ended more than two decades ago, and with its end came a reduction in the …
 
Image: Part of the atomic bomb area in Nagasaki The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics,by Paul Bracken A leading international security strategist offers a compelling new way to "think about the unthinkable." The cold war ended more than two decades ago, and with its end came a reduction in the threat of nuclear weapon…
 
Image: Roosevelt as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, 1913 Young Mr. Roosevelt: FDR's Introduction to War, Politics, and Life, by Stanley Weintraub In Young Mr. Roosevelt, Stanley Weintraub evokes Franklin Delano Roosevelt's political and wartime beginnings. An unpromising patrician playboy appointed assistant secretary of the Navy in 1913, Roosevel…
 
Image: Roosevelt in 1900, at the age of eighteen. Young Mr. Roosevelt: FDR's Introduction to War, Politics, and Life, by Stanley Weintraub In Young Mr. Roosevelt, Stanley Weintraub evokes Franklin Delano Roosevelt's political and wartime beginnings. An unpromising patrician playboy appointed assistant secretary of the Navy in 1913, Roosevelt learne…
 
Image: A young, unbreeched Franklin Roosevelt in 1884, two years old Young Mr. Roosevelt: FDR's Introduction to War, Politics, and Life, by Stanley Weintraub In Young Mr. Roosevelt, Stanley Weintraub evokes Franklin Delano Roosevelt's political and wartime beginnings. An unpromising patrician playboy appointed assistant secretary of the Navy in 191…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1945. Homes in Okinawa http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Saving Big Ben: 2of2: The USS Franklin and Father Joseph T. O'Callahan Kindle Edition. by John R. Satterfield (Author) Format: Kindle Edition https://www.amazon.com/Saving-Bi…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1945. Natives returning from rice fields on Okinawa http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow Saving Big Ben: 1of2: The USS Franklin and Father Joseph T. O'Callahan Kindle Edition. by John R. Satterfield (Author) Format: Kindle Edition htt…
 
Emerson Hough was best known as a writer of the American West. Although he was born in Iowa, he became enchanted with the West when he moved to New Mexico. While there he met and interviewed Pat Garrett. Garrett was famous as the man who shot Billy the Kid. Inspired by his connection to Garrett, Hough’s first book was Story of the Outlaw: A Study o…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1963. Archaeological excavation, Lemnäset, Lesjön, Ångermanland, Sweden http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow 2/2: Europeans have two Neandertal ancestors and East Asians have three. No Denisovans. Ann Gibbons @Evolutionscribe @Science…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication.1958. Archaeological excavation of a prehistoric mound. An archaeologist from the Swedish National Heritage Board at work. ..Arkeologisk undersökning av en förhistorisk gravhög. En arkeolog från Riksantikvarieämbetet i arbete. ..Parish (socken): Häggum.Province (landskap): Västergötland.Municipality (komm…
 
Image: Miniature of Peter the Hermit leading the People's Crusade (Egerton 1500, Avignon, 14th century) Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders—their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads—indiscriminately clogged the streets…
 
Image: View of Jerusalem from the Grotto of Jeremiah Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse, by Jay Rubenstein At Moson, the river Danube ran red with blood. At Antioch, the Crusaders—their saddles freshly decorated with sawed-off heads—indiscriminately clogged the streets with the bodies of eastern Christians and Turks. A…
 
Image: American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slums of London to the …
 
Image: Silk manufacture American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slums …
 
Image: 1790 House, Woburn. American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a boat that took him from the slu…
 
Image: William Skinner's Silk Mill, Holyoke, Mass., U.S.A. American Phoenix: The Remarkable Story of William Skinner, A Man Who Turned Disaster Into Destiny,by Sarah S. Kilborne http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow In 1845 a young, penniless William Skinner sailed in steerage class on a…
 
Image: Leland Stanford. Public domain. The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures,by Edward Ball One hundred thirty years ago, Eadweard Muybridge invented stop-motion photography, anticipating and making possible motion pictures. He was the first to capture time and play it back for an audience, giving birth t…
 
Image: The Horse in Motion by Eadweard Muybridge: The horse Sallie Gardner, owned by Leland Stanford, running at a 1:40 pace over the Palo Alto track, 19 June 1878. Frames 1–11 used for animation; frame 12 not used. Public domain. [Eadweard Muybridge, Animation: Nevit Dilmen — Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division; http://hdl.loc.gov/…
 
Image: Albumen silver print photograph of Muybridge in 1867 at base of the Ulysses S. Grant tree "71 Feet in Circumference" in the Mariposa Grove, Yosemite, by Carleton Watkins The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures,by Edward Ball One hundred thirty years ago, Eadweard Muybridge invented stop-motion photog…
 
Image: Eadweard Muybridge The Inventor and the Tycoon: A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures,by Edward Ball One hundred thirty years ago, Eadweard Muybridge invented stop-motion photography, anticipating and making possible motion pictures. He was the first to capture time and play it back for an audience, giving birth to visual medi…
 
Image: Subi Reef being built by China and transformed into an artificial island, 2015 Cleo Paskal, @CleoPaskal, non-resident senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and Gordon Chang, @GordonGChang,Daily Beast, in re: https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/india-pacific-relations-quad-exercise-6982086/ https://thediplo…
 
Image: Group of Small Flying Dragons, or Pterodactyls Stuart Humphries, @lifeaquatic, director, Lincoln Institute for Advanced Studies; Professor of Evolutionary Biophysics, School of Life Sciences, University of Lincoln, in re: Nature Magazine, "150 million years of sustained increase pterosaur flight efficiency." https://www.nature.com/articles/s…
 
Image: Engraving of the original Pterodactylus antiquus specimen by Egid Verhelst II, 1784 1/2 "150 million years of sustained increase pterosaur flight efficiency." Stuart Humphries, @lifeaquatic Stuart Humphries, @lifeaquatic, director, Lincoln Institute for Advanced Studies; Professor of Evolutionary Biophysics, School of Life Sciences, Universi…
 
Image: Yojido: Chonha-do (World). [176-]. Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress. Bruce Klingner, @BruceKlingner,@Heritage, senior research Fellow at The Heritage Foundation, and Gordon Chang, @GordonGChang, Daily Beast, in re: https://www.newsweek.com/joe-biden-team-unlikely-take-hard-line-north-korea-south-korea-media-says-1549802…
 
Cuneiform is an ancient writing system distinguished by wedge-shaped marks made into clay. It developed over 5,000 years ago in Ancient Mesopotamia. At its height it was used to write languages across the ancient Middle East, from Iran to Syria to Anatolia in Turkey. But cuneiform writing fell out of use about 2,000 years ago in favour of alphabeti…
 
In the 1890s, World Champion speed skater, John Johnson, raced a young teenager in Bathgate, North Dakota. Afterwards, Johnson told a Minneapolis reporter, “He’s the fastest fellow on a small rink that I’ve ever seen… he’s got such marvelous control that he could skate in a wash tub. His name is Norval Baptie. Keep the name in mind because you’ll b…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. In 1650, a Polish artillery expert, Kazimierz Siemienowicz, published a series of drawings for a staged rocket. These drawings were recreated by the artist Larry Toschik http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Parler & Twitter: @BatchelorShow The one-year-old US Space …
 
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