Vietnam The Ten Thousand Day War 4 DVD Set
SKU ID #480257
Award-winning, epic Vietnam documentary - Vietnam The Ten Thousand Day War 4 DVD Set a comprehensive and balanced look at the longest, most controversial war in modern history. Known as history’s first “living room war,” the Vietnam conflict is presented on 4 DVDs with clarity, authority and insight in this nearly 10-hour documentary. Written by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Peter Arnett and narrated by Richard Basehart, Vietnam: The Ten Thousand Day War as seen on TV covers the entire conflict, examining the shifting attitudes of the United States toward Vietnam from 1945, when the battleground was known as French Indochina, to 1975, when Saigon fell to the Nor th Vietnamese. This superb award-winning series of programs reexamines, without blame or judgment, the rise and fall of America’s 20-year commitment to the war in Vietnam. Forceful and evocative, with film clips shot by both sides, the documentary revisits the time and place that molded a generation and changed the course of American politics forever. Restored from the original broadcast masters, includes new graphics and maps to enhance the epic story that has never been better told.
• Award-Winning: Extensive Archival Footage (National Education Award for Best Documentary) featuring first-hand interviews with combat veterans, politicians and players from both sides.