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FRONTLINE Special Report; Decade of Destruction: Mountains of Gold


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Series
FRONTLINE Special Report
Program
Decade of Destruction: Mountains of Gold
Program Number

DOD103

Series Description

Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

The world's largest untapped gold reserves are the object of an Amazon gold rush, as the government battles 200,000 illegal prospectors who swarm over private gold reserves in the rain forest. As security forces track the prospectors, the government fights to protect the world's largest untapped gold reserves.

Duration

00:57:33

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
News
Public Affairs
Creators
Fanning, David (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE Special Report; Decade of Destruction: Mountains of Gold,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B0CA6C32F0A249708511BEEAC3A8E275.
MLA: “FRONTLINE Special Report; Decade of Destruction: Mountains of Gold.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B0CA6C32F0A249708511BEEAC3A8E275>.
APA: FRONTLINE Special Report; Decade of Destruction: Mountains of Gold. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B0CA6C32F0A249708511BEEAC3A8E275
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