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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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Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 - 7:30 AM    "In The Mouth of the Amazon" The Brazilian city of Belem at the mouth of the Amazon is a showcase of products from the great river basin. Now the famed acai berry is expanding Belem's reputation. Reclusive river people, called ribeirinhos, harvest the berries by climbing the tall palms. G
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Wednesday, Sep 25, 2013 - 7:30 AM "In The Mouth of the Amazon" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 29, 2013 - 7:30 AM "The Pride of Guatemala: Tikal of the Mayas" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 - 7:30 AM "The Working Coast of British Columbia" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 6, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Brazil: The Diamond Range" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 6, 2013 - 10:30 AM "Chiloe and Chilotes: Proud Islanders of Chile" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Oct 9, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Peru: A Train to the Clouds" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 13, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Hawaii's Big Island: The Volcanos' Gifts" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Chiloe and Chilotes: Proud Islanders of Chile" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 20, 2013 - 7:30 AM "The Cry for Mexican Independence" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Peru: People of the Altiplano" (LEARN/CREATE)
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