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Title The Vietnam War [(DVD) videorecording] / The History Channel.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : A&E Television Networks, [2008]
Distributed by New Video.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  959.7043 VIE    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (346 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital stereo., subatomic digital.
Note Programs originally broadcast on The History Channel and CBS News.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Summary 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.
Contents Disc 1: America enters the war -- Tet in Saigon and Hue war -- Ringing down the curtain -- The end game -- disc 2: LBJ and Vietnam: in the eye of the storm -- Command decisions: Tet offensive -- Unsung heroes: the battle of Khe Sanh.
Subject Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Videodiscs.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Videodiscs.
Tet Offensive, 1968 -- Videodiscs.
Hue, Battle of, Hûé, Vietnam, 1968 -- Videodiscs.
Khe Sanh, Battle of, Vietnam, 1968 -- Videodiscs.
United States -- History -- 1969- -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Added Author History Channel (Television network)
Arts and Entertainment Network.
New Video Group.
Added Title America at war (Television program)
ISBN 1422904563 (set)
9781422904565 (set)
1422904547 (vol. 1)
9781422904541 (vol. 1)
1422904555 (vol. 2)
9781422904558 (vol. 2)
Standard No. 733961105803 set
733961105780 vol. 1
733961105797 vol. 2
Music No. AAAE105800 A&E Television Networks (set)
AAAE105780--AAAE105790 A&E Television Networks
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