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Adventure; Ring of Fire: Spice Island Saga


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Ring of Fire: Spice Island Saga
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Real-life stories which transport viewers on journeys set in remote mountain villages, endangered waterways, and through treacherous terrain. Each saga is filled with suspense and surprise for the modern day explorers who personify the spirit of discovery that lies at the heart of every ADVENTURE. See individual episodes for further descriptions. Series release date: 1987

Program Description

A four-film cycle, introduced by Richard Gere, tracing the remarkable journey of brothers Lorne and Lawrence Blair, who spent 10 years exploring the Indonesian Archipelago in a native schooner. Episode titles are as follows: 201-Spice Island Saga



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Chicago: “Adventure; Ring of Fire: Spice Island Saga,” 12/02/1988, GBH Archives, accessed December 9, 2023,
MLA: “Adventure; Ring of Fire: Spice Island Saga.” 12/02/1988. GBH Archives. Web. December 9, 2023. <>.
APA: Adventure; Ring of Fire: Spice Island Saga. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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