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West of the West: Tales from California's Channel Islands

Introduced by Joe Walsh of the legendary band The Eagles, and told from the view point of the native people who've inhabited and experienced the Channel Islands, the three-part documentary series WEST OF THE WEST: TALES FROM CALIFORNIA'S CHANNEL ISLANDS explores the history, geography, archaeology and biology of the eight islands off the California coast. Through interviews with a range of experts - including academics, archeologists, historians and natives - WEST OF THE WEST: TALES FROM CALIFORNIA'S CHANNEL ISLANDS provides an engaging portrait of each of the islands intimate personal history. Rather than painting a "linear history," the film presents . . .
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Friday, May 19, 2017 - 7:00 PM    "Return" 12. The Doctor and the Rock Star - This is the story of an odd couple - Dr. Carey Stanton, who owned Santa Cruz Island, and rock star Joe Walsh. Meeting in the 1970s through Marla Daily, they struck up an unusual, and unusually strong, bond that led to Joe putting on an Eagle's concert to help raise the money for the Nature Conservancy's purchase of Santa Cruz Island. D
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