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Sweeping across some of the most diverse landscapes on the planet, North America takes viewers from the silent grandeur of lofty snowcapped peaks to fertile forests and dramatic windswept ... See full summary »
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 Narrator / ... 7 episodes, 2013
Steve Backshall ...
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Justine Evans ...
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Chris Morgan ...
 Himself - Bear Guide 4 episodes, 2013
Roman Dial ...
 Himself - Environmental Scientist 4 episodes, 2013
Tao Berman ...
 Himself - Extreme Kayaker 4 episodes, 2013
Sonny Bass ...
 Himself - Wildlife Biologist 4 episodes, 2013
Lou Summerfield ...
 Himself - Facility Manager: Glacier NP 4 episodes, 2013
Herb Ferguson ...
 Himself - Equipment Operator: Glacier NP 4 episodes, 2013
Blase Reardon ...
 Himself - Avalanche Specialist: USGS 4 episodes, 2013
Chris Lundy ...
 Himself - Avalanche Specialist: Glacier NP 4 episodes, 2013
Kevin Norton ...
 Himself - Guest: Knight Inlet Lodge 4 episodes, 2013
John Reid ...
 Himself - Owner: Knight Inlet Lodge 4 episodes, 2013
Monte Meier ...
 Himself - World Class Racer 4 episodes, 2013
Wendy Warborg ...
 Herself - Heli-Skier 4 episodes, 2013
Hank Heasler ...
 Himself - Geologist: Yellowstone NP 4 episodes, 2013
Carl Carlson ...
 Himself - Geologist 4 episodes, 2013
Will Gaff ...
 Himself - Climber 4 episodes, 2013
Jim Mead ...
 Himself - Geologist: Northern Arizona University 4 episodes, 2013
Julie Munger ...
 Herself - Grand Canyon River Boarder 4 episodes, 2013
Justin Anderson ...
 Himself - Producer 4 episodes, 2013
Mark Brownlow ...
 Himself - Producer 4 episodes, 2013
Adam Chapman ...
 Himself - Producer 4 episodes, 2013
Huw Cordey ...
 Himself - Series Producer 4 episodes, 2013
Alicia Decina ...
 Herself - Assistant Producer 4 episodes, 2013
Mark Emery ...
Nick Guy ...
 Himself - Cameraman 4 episodes, 2013
Peter Knamiller ...
 Himself - Field Assistant 4 episodes, 2013
Nappy Neaman ...
 Himself - Goat Expert 4 episodes, 2013
Stuart Robinson ...
 Himself - Hurricane Expert 4 episodes, 2013
John Shier ...
 Himself - Cameraman 4 episodes, 2013
Joe St. Onge ...
 Himself - Mountain Guide 4 episodes, 2013
Paul Stewart ...
 Himself - Cameraman 4 episodes, 2013
Gavin Thurston ...
 Himself - Cameraman 4 episodes, 2013
Richard Wollocombe ...
 Himself - Underwater Cameraman 4 episodes, 2013
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Sweeping across some of the most diverse landscapes on the planet, North America takes viewers from the silent grandeur of lofty snowcapped peaks to fertile forests and dramatic windswept coasts. The continent's unique geography creates some of the most extreme weather on the planet. Wild animals living in these astonishing and sometimes brutal habitats must be fiercely resilient sharing that human spirit the continent is known for. From jaguars to spinner sharks, wolves that fish to wolverines high in the mountains, this is North America. Written by Discovery

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América do Norte  »

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Army of One
Written by Richie Sambora, Desmond Child, and Jon Bon Jovi
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Very good, but needs more continental view besides USA
10 June 2013 | by See all my reviews

For a series called North America, it seemed too focused to the US market and called some places that were Canadian, American, and some Canadian inhabitants, American. I'd like to see a more continental and balanced viewpoint in some terminology in the narration. OK, that's my only gripe really here.

Photography and production were first rate and I do recommend this. Shows of this calibre deserves a good reception because we need to see more stuff like this and take better pride of our great continent. The BBC sets the benchmark for this type of documentary, but this is a very worthy contender and I will definitely be watching all of this series. The cinematography is stunning and it's a definite must see.


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