Ian Bremmer From Wikipedia: Ian Arthur Bremmer (born November 12, 1969) is an American political scientist and author with a focus on global political risk. He is the president and founder of Eurasia Group, a political risk research and consulting firm with principal offices in New York City. He is also a founder of the..
1:29:45 The American Civil War: 1861 – 1865 | Documentary WarsOfTheWorld The birth of the American nation was a painful one, first by having to fight against the forces of the British and then against the indigenous people of North America, within and from outside of the new borders they had declared. In between the..
2:04:21 A Guided Tour of the Gettysburg Battlefield GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK American Battlefield Trust 174K subscribers Hop in the car and join the American Battlefield Trust’s very own Garry Adelman for this full tour of the Gettysburg National Military Park. The video highlights the same route that visitors experience when trekking the battlefield, and..
38:39 Gloucester’s Golden Age Of Fishing: Part 1 (1623 – 1923) Part 2 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klCTPlOxuDw – Ron Gilson Fishing has long been an essential feature of Cape Ann since long before English settlers came here in 1623. Nearly 400 years later it could be considered the most significant element of her historical narrative. The purpose..
26:40 TOR LINDQVIST, one of the last Cape Horn sailors. Part 1 of his story. The last of the big square rigged sailing ships plied their trade right up till 1949. One of their last trades was the freighting of grain from Australia to Europe by way of Cape Horn. These annual sailings became known..
47:47 The Canadians: Joshua Slocum See also – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqJs-WHsvRo&list=RDCMUCtagGjDO8X1rBROhmSQXZsA&start_radio=1&rv=XqJs-WHsvRo&t=358 – Historica Canada Joshua Slocum, sea captain and author (born at Wilmot Township, Nova Scotia 20 February 1844; died at sea sometime after 14 November 1909). Largely self-educated, Slocum began his deep-water career at 16, gaining experience in the American, European and Far Eastern trades.
Schooner When & If photo gallery 32 Photos Set Sail in beautiful Salem, Massachusetts on the schooner yacht When And If. The When And If was built in 1939 for the North Shore’s own, General George Patton. Patton built the yacht with his famous quote as the intent “When the war is over and If..
1:50:28 Tucker: The Man and His Dream Jeff Bridges gives a dazzling performance as Preston Tucker, a dynamic automotive visionary determined to create the car of the future. Against all odds, Tucker builds the Tucker Torpedo, and the better, safer and more beautiful his car becomes the more opposition stiffens until his factory is shut..
42:23 Navajo Code Talker Thomas Begay, Iwo Jima Hero (Full Interview) See also – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GuXc3IenURc – 3 Navajo Code Talkers in White House Oval Office recognition by President Donald Trump Nov 27, 2017 American Veterans Center Thomas Begay was one of the famed “Navajo Code Talkers,” members of the Navajo Nation who were selected by..
8:19 Antikythera Mechanism | The 2,000-year-old box of intricate gearwork provides a glimpse of the engineering prowess of the Hellenic world. nature video New interpretations of the Antikythera Mechanism reveal that it could be used to predict eclipses, and that it had a dial recording the dates of the ancient Olympiads. The 2,000-year-old box of..