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In The Americas with David Yetman

IN THE AMERICAS WITH DAVID YETMAN takes a fresh look at the lands that make up much of the Western Hemisphere. The 10-part series showcases the landscapes, peoples and history of the Americas - from the stories of a small village of Japanese immigrants in the Amazon to descendants of poor Italians in Chile, from Mayan temples in Guatemala to ancient fortresses in Mexico, and from the frigid, glacier-carved barrens of northern Canada to the timeless villages of the altiplano in Peru. By raft, boat, ferry, horse and motorcycle, host David Yetman journeys to parts of Cuba mostly unknown to . . .

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Monday, Jan 22, 2018 - 8:00 AM    "Peru: People of the Altiplano" Indians outnumber non-Indians in the Peruvian highlands where many of them continue to farm and produce handicrafts much as their ancestors did. Despite using cell phones and the Internet, their native dress, languages and their nearness to the soil help them maintain their identity. G
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Monday, Jan 22, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Peru: People of the Altiplano" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Tultepec: Mexico's Skyrocket Central" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 - 8:00 AM "In The Shadow of the Volcanoes: Chile's Melting Pot" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 - 8:00 AM "The Rainforest Nisei: Japanese Immigrants in the Amazon" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 26, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Two Millennia of Mayas: Guatemala's Cultural Legacy" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jan 29, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Ice, Rock, and Water: The Sierra Nevada" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jan 30, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Fiesta in the Yucatan: Maya Traditions" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Panama: A City and a Canal" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Feb 1, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Bahia: Brazil's African Connection" (PLUS)
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Friday, Feb 2, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Winter in the Caldera: January in the Yellowstone Hotspot" (PLUS)
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