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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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Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 - 8:00 AM    "Trinidad and Tobago: Where East Meets West" The island of Trinidad and its small companion, Tobago, form the most ethnically diverse nation in the Caribbean and are home to an extraordinary variety of wildlife species. We sample Trinidadan food with its strong East Indian roots, and are reminded of African traditions as we watch stilt walkers practicing and steel bands rehearsing. We hear the haunting calls of oilbirds and watch leatherback sea turtles exavating their massive beachside nests. G
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Friday, Jul 13, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Mexico City's Markets: A Millennium of Trade" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jul 16, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Brazil's Pernambuco: The Forgotten Interior" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jul 16, 2018 - 8:30 PM "Costa Rica: Laboratory of the Biosphere" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 - 12:30 AM "Costa Rica: Laboratory of the Biosphere" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 - 4:30 AM "Costa Rica: Laboratory of the Biosphere" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 - 8:00 AM "The Mata Atlantica: Brazil's Other Rainforest" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Blackfeet and Bison" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Chesapeake Bay: of Clams and Oysters" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jul 20, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Colombia: Cartagena and a Hidden Palenque" (PLUS)
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