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1:30 am 
Western Tradition  "The Ancient Egyptians"  Politics, religion, and agriculture intersect to create one of the first civilizations in the Western tradition.G

2:00 am 
Unfinished Nation  "From Days Before Time"  Early human habitation of the North American continent. The civilizations of the North and South and tribal cultures. The journeys of Christopher Columbus. Exploration and exploitation of the west by the Spanish; impact on native population. Early slave trade. Biological and cultural exchanges between the Spanish and native cultures.G

2:30 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Turbulent Virginia"  Incentives for English colonization. French and Dutch presence in North America. British attempts to establish a base at Roanoke and the outcome. Subsequent Virginia Company settlement at Jamestown. The people who come; the struggle to survive; the response of Native Americans. Establishing the royal colony in 1619.G

3:00 am 
Unfinished Nation  "The Meeting Ground"  The American West, a place of convergence. Contrasting experiences of Native American tribes; Spanish-speaking communities of Mexican Americans in New Mexico, Texas, and California; Chinese immigrants, and African Americans. The impact of the Homestead Act and the experiences of native cultures.G

3:30 am 
Unfinished Nation  "The Legendary Frontier"  Economic development of the West. Impact of mining, cattle ranching and farming. Allure of the West; reality of lingering images and myths. Clashes with Native-American tribes; U. S. government's dispersal policy. Rise and decline of traditional agriculture. Introduction of commercial farming techniques.G

4:00 am 
Inside Out  "The Magic of the Mind"  Psychology touches virtually every aspect of our lives. Many of its current themes can be traced back to questions that have confronted scholars throughout history. But today the study of behavior, thoughts and feelings is bolstered by new scientific tools and approaches. D

4:30 am 
Inside Out  "Endless Questions"  It's our nature to ask questions about ourselves and the world around us. But finding answers requires more than intuition and common sense. This lesson asks the question, Does happiness lead to good health? then probes for answers using the multiple methods at a researcher's disposal: case study, survey, naturalistic observation, correlational studies and controlled experiments. D

5:00 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Down to Earth"  Introduces students to the vast field of geology, using striking visuals to help students begin to appreciate the wonders of Earth.G

5:30 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "The Restless Planet"  Revisits the beginnings of our solar system and the evolving Earth.G

6:00 am 
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly   Religion and the Democratic National Convention - Kim Lawton reports from Charlotte on Democratic efforts to reach out to faith based voters - the issues liberal religious leaders are stressing; the challenges the party is facing; and how president Obama's personal stance on gay marriage has affected his support among some faith communities. Profile Author Ron Hansen - Highly acclaimed author Ron Hansen has written eight novels, some of which have also been turned into feature films. Bob Faw talks to Hansen, a Catholic deacon who teaches English and creative writing at Santa Clara University in California, about how his faith infuses and is reflected in the content of his novels. D

6:30 am 

7:00 am 
Second Opinion  "Heart Replacement"  Innovations in technology have made heart failure treatments increasingly successful. Learn about advancements that in some patients are taking the place of heart transplants. Understanding what to expect of the surgery itself, the potential risks, and the follow-up care, are critical to long-term stability. D

7:30 am 
Essential Pepin  "Light As Air"  Meringue Shells With Chantilly Cream; Macaroons; Chocolate Roll; Chocolate Souffle Cake With Raspberry Sauce. D

8:00 am 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Classic Mexican Food Battles"  Jump into a Lucha Libre ring and experience the kind of fighting spirit that fuels a great love of Mexican food. These classic recipes provoke heated discussions in Mexico, but are perfectly tasty regardless of which twist on ingredients you prefer. Enchiladas in Red Tomato Sauce; Tampico-Style Steak Combo; Mexican Wedding Cookies (Polvorones). D

8:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Thai Bird Chiles & Maple Syrup"  Guest Chef: Michael Schlow. Thai bird chile, the pepper that gives much of Asian cooking its heat, is paired with sweet maple syrup to create Ming's East-West recipes this week. In the kitchen, Ming updates his childhood favorite, Piggies-In-A-Blanket, with a touch of spicy heat. D

9:00 am 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Breakfast Favorites"  Host Laura Theodore prepares breakfast recipes, beginning with a quick and refreshing "Raspberry-Banana Green Dream Smoothie." If baked treats are more like your style, then "Apple Muffins with Pumpkin Seeds" are sure to please. Want to change your morning fare up a bit? Try delectable "Rocky Mountain Toast. D

9:30 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Northern Norway: Ice Cold Bounty"  In this episode, host Andreas Viestad explores the rugged coastline of Vesteralen in Northern Norway, where he later prepares cod and Arctic char fresh from the North Sea. D

10:00 am 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Hearty Autumn Dinner"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the best Smothered Pork Chops. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of breakfast sausage. Next, Chris answers questions from viewers. D

10:30 am 
Cuisine Culture  "Paul McCabe, San Diego"  Paul McCabe has earned himself "Best Rising Star Chef" from the James Beard Foundation because his cutting-edge dishes blend organic local California produce and self sustainable philosophies into a superb melange of French California Cuisine. His three -course meal includes a first course of Beet Salad with Caramelized Yogurt, Local Citrus, Valdeon Cheese and Candied Pistachios; a main course of California Lamb Loin over a bed of Farro, Heirloom Carrots and Asparagus, topped with a Spiced Pepper Jam; and dessert: a White Chocolate Panna Cotta served with Local Strawberries, drizzled in Rhubarb Consomme and crowned with Strawberry Snow. D

11:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Shake and Bake Reinvented"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the best Nut-Crusted Chicken Cutlets. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews food processors in the Equipment Corner. And finally, test cook Bridget Lancaster shows Chris how to make the ultimate Crisp Pan-Fried Pork Chops at home. D

11:30 am 
Scrapbook Soup  "Quick and Easy Journaling"  Why we scrapbook is an important question. It can be to preserve memories, chronicle events or can play an important part in the life story of people with memory loss issues such as Alzheimer's. This episode shows ways to use scrapbooking in your life and get those pictures out of your phone and computer. D

12:00 pm 
Jerry Yarnell School of Fine Art  "Freedom to Roam, Part 3"  Jerry adds a foundation for the placement of the buffalo.G

12:30 pm 

1:00 pm 
This Old House  "Barrington Project, Part 7 of 10"  On a rainy day in Barrington, builder Andy Tiplady shows host Kevin O'Connor how he's replaced the old cracked asphalt with new concrete pavers in the driveway. Master carpenter Norm Abram visits a custom cabinet shop in Smithfield, Rhode Island to see how they are using high-end cherry veneers for the project to make a kitchen with true character. Back in Barrington, installer Rick Jutras hangs the last of the wall cabinets and scribes the refrigerator panel to fit the space. D

1:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Financing Solar Panels; Framing Walls for Basement-Remodeling"  Alternative energy expert Ross Trethewey travels to San Francisco to learn about a new way to finance solar photovoltaic panels and then sees them installed. Afterward, general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner frame the walls for a basement remodeling project. D

2:00 pm 
American Woodshop  "Turning Columns, Big and Small"  Window and wall treatments for dramatic interior design. D

2:30 pm 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Shaker-Inspired Night Stand"  The Shaker-inspired Night Stand is one of Tommy?s favorite projects. This particular piece really shows off Tommy's style in using rough cut lumber and gives Tommy a chance to put a contemporary spin on a traditional piece.G

3:00 pm 
MotorWeek  "Ford Shelby Gt500"  Road Test: 2013 Ford Shelby GT500. Road Test: 2012 BMW M6 Convertible & 2013 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe. Goss' Garage: Funnel Facts. D

3:30 pm 
America's Heartland   Saddle up for a California cattle roundup. Haul in the "heads" at an Arizona lettuce farm. Take our quiz to learn more about "crop rotation". D

4:00 pm 
NOVA  "Emergency Mine Rescue"  In 2010 when 33 miners were trapped under nearly a half-mile of solid rock in a collapsed mine in Chile, NOVA cameras documented the 69-day ordeal. A global team of engineers work around the clock to rescue the trapped miners. Animations and interviews reveal the feats of engineering that successfully bring the miners safely to the surface.G

5:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Mobile, AL - Part 2"  Treasures include a circa 1969 jersey worn by NFL football legend Gayle Sayers and a side chair that may have graced the Lincoln White House. A trio of books containing lithographs of American Indian chiefs whose portraits were painted when they came to Washington to negotiate treaties is valued up to $90,000. Part 2 of 3G

6:00 pm 
Priceless Antiques Roadshow   After another ramble through the ANTIQUES ROADSHOW archives, specialist Katherine Higgins explains why she thinks 1960s fashion is a shrewd investment.G

6:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Milan and Lake Como"  Rick peeks at Italy's highest fashion, fanciest delis, grandest cemetery and greatest opera house in Milan, plus takes in Leonardo da Vinci's painting of The Last Supper.G

7:00 pm 
The Lawrence Welk Show  "Songs from the Movies"  A rousing version of "Hooray for Hollywood" opens the show. Anacani gives Carmen Miranda her due with "South America, Take It Away." Guy and Raina sing "Somewhere My Love." Ava Barber with the help of Pariato encounter "Tumbling Tumbleweeds." Jack Imel and the group close the show with "Singin' in the Rain."G

8:00 pm 
Are You Being Served  "Junior"  An applicant for a vacancy in Mens Wear Department is a man who was in the army with Capt. Peacock.G

8:31 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket   Hyacinth volunteers to escort a retired c ommodore from the train to the Ladies Luncheon, planning to ingratiate herself with the guest.G

9:01 pm 
As Time Goes By   Jean and Lionel agree; Lionel is to move in with Jean. But blending lives also proves difficult.G

9:31 pm 
Outnumbered   Gran takes the family out for a day of sightseeing in London. At Trafalgar Square, Ben has his own vision of what happened during the famous battle. Karen is unimpressed by modern art. Jake panics when he is unable to text.G

10:01 pm 
The Red Green Show  "Who Wants to Be A Smart Guy"  Dalton represents the Lodge as a contestant on a TV trivia game show. Red turns a van into a sports car.G

10:30 pm 
My Family  "The Parent Trap"  Ben takes delivery of a neighbor's large plasma-screen television and falls in love with it. Meanwhile, Michael's current love interest may be expecting a delivery of a different kind.G

11:00 pm 
Doctor Who Series  "The Rebel Flesh"  A solar tsunami sends the TARDIS hurtling toward a factory on Earth where human doppelgangers are used to mine dangerous acid. A second wave hits and the doppelgangers separate. The Doctor must try to prevent an all-out civil war between humans and the "almost people" before the factory explodes.G

11:44 pm 
Doctor Who: Confidential  "Double Trouble"  NULL

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