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In the Americas With David Yetman
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In the Americas With David Yetman

Host David Yetman explores the landscapes, people and history of North America and South America. Stops along the way include the glacier-carved barrens of northern Canada, Mayan temples in Guatemala, ancient fortresses in Mexico and the Great Lakes of North America. Natives, immigrants, island mainlanders, pastoralists and city dwellers offer insight into their lives, work and homes. Episodes also feature visits to the wild mountains of western Argentina and volcanoes in Hawaii, Chile and Alaska.

Premiere:
Apr 07, 2012
Original Network:
PBS
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Dominican Republic: Of Baseball, Whales, and Limping Devils

S06, E07  (First Aired: Jun. 13, 2017)
Dominican Republic has survived a troubled history of dictators and intervention from the north but is now a hotbed of baseball and home to one of the liveliest carnivals anywhere.
  • Tue 6/19
  • 9:00PM-9:30PM
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Whistles in the Mist: Whistled Speech in Oaxaca

S02, E10  (First Aired: Mar. 8, 2014)
The Chinantecan people of northern Oaxaca, Mexico, use whistling as well as words, to communicate.
  • Wed 6/20
  • 9:30AM-10:00AM
  • 133
  • WLIWDT2
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  • 3:30PM-4:00PM
  • 133
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Havana: Inside the City

S06, E01  (First Aired: Jun. 13, 2017)
A look at Havana where hidden among its fine old buildings is a village created by artists, an African-Cuban cultural center, a school for women boxers, a women's bicycling cooperative, and a street dedicated to live African- Cuban music.
  • Sat 6/23
  • 11:30PM-12:00AM
  • 22
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  • 817
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Oregon: Violent Past and Verdant Present

S06, E08  (First Aired: Jun. 13, 2017)
More than any other of the contiguous United States, Oregon has been shaped by volcanoes; east and west of the Cascade Range are two different landscapes.
  • Tue 6/26
  • 9:00PM-9:30PM
  • 22
  • WNYE
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  • 817
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ABC Islands: The Dutch Legacy in the Caribbean

S03, E01  (First Aired: Apr. 5, 2014)
The capital city of Willemstad, Curacao; scuba diving in Bonaire; a national park is home to cacti, lizards and flamingoes.
  • Wed 6/27
  • 9:30AM-10:00AM
  • 133
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  • 3:30PM-4:00PM
  • 133
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Ecuador: Native Peoples Meet the Oilmen

S06, E02  (First Aired: Jun. 13, 2017)
Revenues from Amazon oil mean prosperity to many Ecuadorans, but the benefits for native peoples of the Amazon are less clear.
  • Sat 6/30
  • 11:30PM-12:00AM
  • 22
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  • 817
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