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Appalachia: A History of Mountains and People

APPALACHIA: A HISTORY OF MOUNTAINS AND PEOPLE offers an unprecedented look at both the natural and human history of America's mountain home. With Academy Award-winning actress Sissy Spacek as narrator, magnificent visuals, colorful stories and insightful interviews with experts like author Barbara Kingsolver and Pulitzer Prize-winning scientist E.O. Wilson, the cast of scientists, historians and artists weaves a surprising tale that twists and climbs like a mountain road. APPALACHIA is the story of the black bear and the salamander, of the Iroquois and the Cherokee, of Revolutionary War heroes and Civil War atrocities, of brutal industrial logging and furious labor . . .

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Episode Description
Friday, Aug 3, 2012 - 7:00 PM
"Power and Place"
The final episode of this series about the natural and human history of Appalachia speaks of both heartbreak and hope for the region's ransacked mountain ecosystem. Part 4 of 4 G
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