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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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Monday, Aug 27, 2018 - 11:30 PM
"Ecuador: Native Peoples Meet The Oilmen"
Revenues from Amazon oil mean prosperity to many Ecuadorans, but the benefits for native peoples of the Amazon are less clear. Chinese oil interests are scouring the ancestral lands of Huaorani people for petroleum. The results are varied and controversial as the Hauorani lands and pristine rain forest are invaded by oil explorers and their machines. D
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Monday, Sep 10, 2018 - 7:30 PM "Our Warming Oceans: Biosphere to Bahamas" (PLUS)
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Monday, Sep 17, 2018 - 7:30 PM "Mexico's Sierra Pinacate" (PLUS)
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Monday, Sep 24, 2018 - 7:30 PM "Costa Rica: Laboratory of the Biosphere" (PLUS)
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Monday, Sep 24, 2018 - 11:30 PM "Costa Rica: Laboratory of the Biosphere" (PLUS)
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Monday, Oct 1, 2018 - 7:30 PM "Dominican Republic: Of Baseball, Whales, and Limping Devils" (PLUS)
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