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Appalachia: A History of Mountains and People

APPALACHIA: A HISTORY OF MOUNTAINS AND PEOPLE offers an unprecedented look at both the natural and human history of America's mountain home. With Academy Award-winning actress Sissy Spacek as narrator, magnificent visuals, colorful stories and insightful interviews with experts like author Barbara Kingsolver and Pulitzer Prize-winning scientist E.O. Wilson, the cast of scientists, historians and artists weaves a surprising tale that twists and climbs like a mountain road. APPALACHIA is the story of the black bear and the salamander, of the Iroquois and the Cherokee, of Revolutionary War heroes and Civil War atrocities, of brutal industrial logging and furious labor . . .

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Friday, Jul 20, 2012 - 8:00 PM    "New Green World" This episode traces the story of the region from the rumblings of the Revolutionary War through Andrew Jackson's forced relocation of the Cherokee people in 1831. Part 2 of 4 G
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Friday, Jul 20, 2012 - 8:00 PM "New Green World" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jul 21, 2012 - 12:00 AM "New Green World" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jul 27, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Mountain Revolutions" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Jul 28, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Mountain Revolutions" (PLUS)
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Friday, Aug 3, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Power and Place" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Aug 4, 2012 - 12:00 AM "Power and Place" (PLUS)
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