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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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Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018 - 8:00 AM    "Brazil's Pernambuco: The Forgotten Interior" Unlike much of Brazil, the interior of the northeastern state of Pernambuco is an arid semi-desert. Away from the great Rio San Francisco, the countryside is called the sertao, an often drought-stricken scrubland. The inhabitants have fashioned their own culture and history, and still commemorate their fabled bandit-hero, Lampiao. Their great interior market recapitulates this history. G
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Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Brazil's Pernambuco: The Forgotten Interior" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018 - 8:00 AM "The Mata Atlantica: Brazil's Other Rainforest" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Blackfeet and Bison" (PLUS)
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Friday, Mar 16, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Chesapeake Bay: of Clams and Oysters" (PLUS)
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Monday, Mar 19, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Colombia: Cartagena and a Hidden Palenque" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Peoples of Oaxaca and the Arrival of Holy Week" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 - 8:00 AM "The Brazilian State of Ceara" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Day of the Dead: A Mexican Celebration" (PLUS)
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Friday, Mar 23, 2018 - 8:00 AM "In The Mouth of the Amazon" (PLUS)
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Monday, Mar 26, 2018 - 8:00 AM "The Pride of Guatemala: Tikal of the Mayas" (PLUS)
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