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The Last Conquistador

Season 21 Episode 4

About the Episode

Renowned sculptor John Houser has a dream: to build the world's tallest bronze equestrian statue for the city of El Paso, Texas. He envisions a stunning monument to Spanish conquistador Juan de Oñate that will honor the contributions Hispanic people made to building the American West. As El Paso divides along lines of race and class in, the artist must face the moral implications of his work.

Aired: 07/14/07 | Expires: 10/27/19 | Runtime: 55m 21s
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