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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, Apr 16, 2018 - 8:00 AM    "Bahia: Brazil's African Connection" African-Brazilians have provided Brazil with two cultural symbols: samba and carnival. This show goes to the center of African-Brazilian culture in the city of Salvador in the state of Bahia to understand the distinct cultural and culinary contributions from this population. G
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Monday, Apr 16, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Bahia: Brazil's African Connection" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Winter in the Caldera: January in the Yellowstone Hotspot" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Whistles in the Mist: Whistled Speech In Oaxaca" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 - 8:00 AM "ABC Islands: The Dutch Legacy in the Caribbean" (PLUS)
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Friday, Apr 20, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Bahian Reconcavo of Brazil: Quilombos, Candomble, and the Mata Atlantica" (PLUS)
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Monday, Apr 23, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Colombia: Capital & Coffee" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Sierra Nevada and the Making of California" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Brazil's Land of Sand" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Lake Superior: Circling The Sweet Water Ocean" (PLUS)
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Friday, Apr 27, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Nicaragua: Land of the Shaking Earth Emerges" (PLUS)
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