The Vietnam War

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A&E Television Networks :
Pub. Date:
[2008]
Language:
English
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At a total cost of more than 3.1 million lives, the Vietnam conflict is, to date, America's longest and most controversial war. It also marked the first time TV journalists ventured out to the frontlines to bring the spectacle of combat into American living rooms. Across the nation, Americans watched, captivated by the surprise Tet Offensive, the slow-motion tragedy of the Battle of Khe Sanh, and the courage and skill of the American soldiers. Profiles the decision makers and chronicles the key events in the Vietnam War, from the advisor's arrival in 1959 to the airlift from the roof of the American Embassy in 1975.
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subject_facet Documentary -- Television series, Documentary television programs, Historical -- Television series, Historical television programs, Hue, Battle of, Huế, Vietnam, 1968, Johnson, Lyndon B. -- (Lyndon Baines), -- 1908-1973, Khe Sanh, Battle of, Vietnam, 1968, Military television programs, Nonfiction television programs, Television programs, Tet Offensive, 1968, United States -- History -- 1969-, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States, War television programs
title_display The Vietnam War
title_full The Vietnam War [videorecording] / The History Channel
title_short The Vietnam War
topic_facet History, Hue, Battle of, Huế, Vietnam, 1968, Johnson, Lyndon B, Khe Sanh, Battle of, Vietnam, 1968, Tet Offensive, 1968, Vietnam War, 1961-1975
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