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William Joseph Walsh is an American politician, conservative talk radio host, former social worker, and former 2020 Republican presidential candidate who served one term in the United States House of Representatives representing Illinois's 8th congressional district.
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The Colour of Time
A New History of the World, 1850-1960
Dan Jones - Oct 01, 2018
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From the mid-19th century, many of the most celebrated moments and personalities in modern history—from Gettysburg to Hiroshima, and from Lincoln to Churchill—have been captured for posterity by the camera lens. Marina Amaral uses digital techniques, underpinned by painstaking research, to colorize 200 such images embracing an entire century of wor...
Joe Walsh
Apr 08, 2021
This is a book everyone must have. Beautiful. Magnificent. @marinamaral2 does such amazing work.      source
The Card
Collectors, Con Men, and the True Story of History's Most Desired Baseball Card
Michael Okeeffe - Jun 17, 2008 (first published in 2007)
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Only a few dozen T206 Wagners are known to still exist, having been released in limited numbers just after the turn of the twentieth century. Most, with their creases and stains, look like they've been around for nearly one hundred years. But one—The Card—appears to have defied the travails of time. Its sharp corners and still-crisp portrait make i...
Joe Walsh
Nov 15, 2020
@mkhammer @baseballcrank That is a great book.      source
The Madman Theory
Trump Takes On the World
Jim Sciutto - Aug 11, 2020
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CNN Chief National Security Correspondent Jim Sciutto demonstrates how Donald Trump has disrupted the world order, and lays out just how difficult it will be to restore it.There’s no denying that Donald Trump has disrupted American politics. But what about his legacy around the globe? Trump’s election and subsequent foreign policy have changed the ...
Joe Walsh
Aug 07, 2020
Finished this book by ⁦@jimsciutto⁩ in a couple of days. Tough to put down. Great read. A compelling look at what the world looks like with an American President who doesn’t have a plan and doesn’t understand the basics. Go buy your copy. You’ll be glad you did.      source
The Only Plane in the Sky
An Oral History of 9/11
Garrett M. Graff - Sep 10, 2019
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The first comprehensive oral history of September 11, 2001a panoramic narrative woven from the voices of Americans on the front lines of an unprecedented national trauma.Over the past eighteen years, monumental literature has been published about 9/11, from Lawrence Wrights The Looming Tower, which traced the rise of al-Qaeda, to The 9/11 Commissio...
Joe Walsh
Sep 12, 2019
“The Only Plane In The Sky: An Oral History of 9/11.” Simply an amazing read. Buy this book. Read this book. Keep this book. Thank you @vermontgmg for writing this book.      source
The Immoral Majority
Why Evangelicals Chose Political Power over Christian Values
Ben Howe - Aug 13, 2019
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Now a National Bestseller!Evangelicals are losing the culture war. What if it’s their fault?In 2016, writer and filmmaker Ben Howe found himself disillusioned with the religious movement he’d always called home. In the pursuit of electoral victory, many American evangelicals embraced moral relativism and toxic partisanship.Whatever happened to the ...
Joe Walsh
Aug 21, 2019
I read it. You will thoroughly enjoy it. It’s a very important book. Well done @BenHowe.      source
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