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NOVA; Warriors of the Amazon

03/13/1996

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Series
NOVA
Program
Warriors of the Amazon
Program Number

2309

Series Description

Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974

Program Description

This program travels to the Amazonian jungle to live among the Yanomami, one of the few remaining hunter/gatherer groups in the world, recording their healing ceremonies, death practices and other customs, including a ritual feast with their enemies.

Duration

00:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Warriors of the Amazon,” 03/13/1996, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_69E1EEA8062D495A9456F087C6272AAC.
MLA: “NOVA; Warriors of the Amazon.” 03/13/1996. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_69E1EEA8062D495A9456F087C6272AAC>.
APA: NOVA; Warriors of the Amazon. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_69E1EEA8062D495A9456F087C6272AAC
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