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  • When Worlds Collide

When Worlds Collide | Excerpt -- Saving souls for Spain | PBS

Duration: 02:13
Program: When Worlds Collide
Broadcast Date: Sep. 27, 2010

WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE, premiering on Monday, September 27, 2010, at 9:00 pm ET/PT on PBS, with host Rubén Martínez, presents a vivid exploration of the first century after the "Old World" encountered the "New World." In this preview clip, Martínez traces the story of a wealthy slave owner who becomes a priest, travels to the New World to convert indigenous peoples and discovers the brutal treatment they are receiving at the hands of Spanish conquistadors.

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Post Date: September 27, 2010