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Brazil with Michael Palin

Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world -- both in terms of population and geography. Over 192 million people call this land their home. Taking up over half of South America, Brazil is a mix of races, religions, sophistication, wildness, wealth, poverty and unexplored wilderness. The country is considered one of the rising global powers -- less scary than China, less authoritarian than Russia and less chaotic than India with vast natural resources, a burgeoning industrial base and a strong currency that make it the envy of all. In this series, Michael Palin visits Brazil for the very . . .

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Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 - 10:00 AM    "The Road to Rio" The intrepid traveler visits the source of Brazil's great mineral wealth - the state of Minas Gerais and its giant mines. He meets ordinary Brazilians dedicated to preserving the natural beauty of the state. Then he is off to Rio de Janeiro, host of the next Olympics and World Cup. Part 3 of 4 G
Show is for Ages 14 and over

More Brazil with Michael Palin on PLUS (MT)
Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 - 10:00 AM "The Road to Rio" (PLUS)
Show is for Ages 14 and over
Sunday, Oct 29, 2017 - 10:00 AM "The Deep South" (PLUS)
Show is TVPG
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