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Vietnam, a television history [videorecording] /
executive producer, Richard Ellison ; chief correspondent, Stanley Karnow.
imprint
Boston, MA : WGBH Boston with Central Independent Television (U.K.) and Antenne-2, France, 1983.
description
13 videocassettes (780 min.) : sd., col. with b&w ; 1/2 in. (VHS).
format(s)
Videocassette
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imprint
Boston, MA : WGBH Boston with Central Independent Television (U.K.) and Antenne-2, France, 1983.
contents note
Pt. 1. Roots of a war / Judith Vecchione -- Pt. 2. The first Vietnam war, 1946-1954 / Judith Vecchione -- Pt. 3. America's mandarin, 1954-1963 / Elizabeth Deane -- Pt. 4. LBJ goes to war, 1964-1965 / Austin Hoyt -- Pt. 5. America takes charge, 1965-1967 / Andrew Pearson -- Pt. 6. America's enemy, 1954-1967 / Martin Smith -- Pt. 7. Tet, 1968 / Austin Hoyt -- Pt. 8. Vietnamizing the war, 1968-1973 / Martin Smith -- Pt. 9. Cambodia and Laos / Bruce Palling -- Pt. 10. Peace is at hand, 1968-1973 / Martin Smith -- Pt. 11. Homefront USA / Elizabeth Deane -- Pt. 12. The end of the tunnel, 1973-1975 / Elizabeth Deane -- Pt. 13. Legacies / Richard Ellison.
credits note
Music composed by Mickey Hart, Billy Kreutzmann ; director of media research, Lawrence Lichty.
general note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
performer
Narrator, Will Lyman.
abstract
This video provides a detailed visual and oral account of America's longest war in the context of France's earlier experience in Southeast Asia and Vietnam's 2000-year history of resistance to foreign invaders.
catalogue key
1173622
target audience
General.

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