In The Americas With David Yetman

Episode Guide


Season 3


Alaska: The Wilderness Of The Volcanoes (#310)

In this episode, David visits two of Alaska's vast national parks, Lake Clark and Katmai, each with ...

Cuetzalan: The Celebration Of San Francisco (#309)

More than 500 years ago, Franciscan priests journeyed to the remote city of Cuetzalan in Puebla ...

Pernambuco: Brazil's Other Carnival (#308)

The megapolis of Recife, Brazil's fifth largest city, lies within the state of Pernambuco. Recife's ...

Nicaragua: Land Of The Shaking Earth Emerges (#307)

For 200 years, Nicaragua endured both earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, and military and ...

Lake Superior: Circling The Sweet Water Ocean (#306)

Straddling the U.S.-Canadian border, the largest lake in the world supports thousands of residents ...

Brazil's Land Of Sand (#305)

Vast sand dunes, some of them the size of small mountains, line long stretches of Brazil's ...

Sierra Nevada And The Making Of California (#304)

The product of earthquakes, the mighty Sierra Nevada mountain range influences much of California's ...

Colombia: Capital & Coffee (#303)

Bogota serves as Colombia's capital and its social, cultural and economic center. To help decrease ...

Bahian Reconcavo Of Brazil: Quilombos, Candomble, (#302)

The region known as Reconcavo supports a distinct culture and heritage. Over the centuries, slaves ...

Abc Islands: The Dutch Legacy In The Caribbean (#301)

The last vestiges of the once-mighty Dutch empire live on in the Caribbean islands of Aruba, ...

Season 2


Whistles In The Mist: Whistled Speech In Oaxaca (#210)

The Chinantecan people of mountainous northern Oaxaca, Mexico, speak by whistling as well as by ...

Winter In The Caldera: January In The Yellowstone (#209)

Yellowstone National Park is our first, and one of the most visited national parks. In winter, ...

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