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Where In Time Is Carmen Sandiego?; Vasco da Gama


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Where In Time Is Carmen Sandiego?
Vasco da Gama
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Series Description

Arch villainess Carmen Sandiego remains at large, wreaking havoc in history. In each episode Carmen and/or one of her gang go back in time to steal a key historical object, the theft of which could change the course of history. Three contestants--using logic, judgment and their knowledge of history--pursue Carmen and her crooks in a time machine called the Chronoskimmer, recover the loot and restore it to its proper place in history. Lynne Thigpen returns as the Chief; Kevin Shinick is featured as the "Squadron Leader"; music is contributed by (house band) "The Human Engine." Series release date: 1996

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Broadcast program

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Game Show
Taylor, Kate (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Where In Time Is Carmen Sandiego?; Vasco da Gama,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 17, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_811815926AAC419E9BDD50A8F43D0627.
MLA: “Where In Time Is Carmen Sandiego?; Vasco da Gama.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 17, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_811815926AAC419E9BDD50A8F43D0627>.
APA: Where In Time Is Carmen Sandiego?; Vasco da Gama. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_811815926AAC419E9BDD50A8F43D0627
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