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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, Jan 24, 2019 - 8:00 AM
"Chiapas Highlands: Mexico's Indian Empire"
In the highlands of Chiapas, Mexico's southernmost state, David finds nations apart from mainstream Mexico. Populated for centuries by peoples speaking Mayan languages, they retain their customs and dress--while struggling to protect their homelands. Their towns and villages retain traditional pre- Columbian governments. D
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Thursday, Jan 24, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Chiapas Highlands: Mexico's Indian Empire" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 25, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Havana: Inside The City" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jan 28, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Ecuador: Native Peoples Meet The Oilmen" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jan 29, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Mexico City: 600 Years of Urban Glory" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jan 30, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Our Warming Oceans: Biosphere to Bahamas" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Jan 31, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Mexico's Sierra Pinacate" (PLUS)
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Friday, Feb 1, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Costa Rica: Laboratory of the Biosphere" (PLUS)
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Monday, Feb 4, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Dominican Republic: Of Baseball, Whales, and Limping Devils" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Feb 5, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Oregon: Violent Past and Verdant Present" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019 - 8:00 AM "Cuba's Far East" (PLUS)
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