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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, Jan 1, 2019 - 8:00 AM
"Mexico City's Markets: A Millennium of Trade"
The ancient Aztec capital city of Tenochtitlan was home to several great markets. As we travel through Mexico City, which sits on the foundations of the ancient Aztec home, we make a night stop in the historic flower market, brave our way through the controversial market of witches, and contemplate a bewildering array of merchandise at a flea market. Finally, we follow the route of ancient canals and board a boat for a ride through the market's historic source, the floating gardens of Xochimilco. G
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Monday, Jan 7, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Chesapeake Bay: of Clams and Oysters" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Colombia: Cartagena and a Hidden Palenque" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Peoples of Oaxaca and the Arrival of Holy Week" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Jan 10, 2019 - 8:00 AM "The Brazilian State of Ceara" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 11, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Havana: Inside The City" (PLUS)
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