Vietnam: A Television History (1983): S01E07 – Tet 1968

Introduction Vietnam: A Television History (1983) is a 13-part American documentary and television mini-series about the Vietnam War (1955-1975) from the perspective of the United States. It was produced for public television by WGBH-TV in Boston, and it was originally broadcast on PBS between 04 October and 20 December 1983. Outline The year 1968 was… Read More

Vietnam: A Television History (1983): S01E06 – America’s Enemy (1954-1967)

Introduction Vietnam: A Television History (1983) is a 13-part American documentary and television mini-series about the Vietnam War (1955-1975) from the perspective of the United States. It was produced for public television by WGBH-TV in Boston, and it was originally broadcast on PBS between 04 October and 20 December 1983. Outline Under the 1954 Geneva… Read More

Vietnam: A Television History (1983): S01E05 – America Takes Charge (1965-1967)

Introduction Vietnam: A Television History (1983) is a 13-part American documentary and television mini-series about the Vietnam War (1955-1975) from the perspective of the United States. It was produced for public television by WGBH-TV in Boston, and it was originally broadcast on PBS between 04 October and 20 December 1983. Outline The first years of… Read More

Vietnam: A Television History (1983): S01E04 – LBJ Goes to War (1964-1965)

Introduction Vietnam: A Television History (1983) is a 13-part American documentary and television mini-series about the Vietnam War (1955-1975) from the perspective of the United States. It was produced for public television by WGBH-TV in Boston, and it was originally broadcast on PBS between 04 October and 20 December 1983. Outline When LBJ became President… Read More

Vietnam: A Television History (1983): S01E03 – America’s Mandarin (1954-1963)

Introduction Vietnam: A Television History (1983) is a 13-part American documentary and television mini-series about the Vietnam War (1955-1975) from the perspective of the United States. It was produced for public television by WGBH-TV in Boston, and it was originally broadcast on PBS between 04 October and 20 December 1983. Outline After the division of… Read More

Vietnam: A Television History (1983): S01E02 – The First Vietnam War

Introduction Vietnam: A Television History (1983) is a 13-part American documentary and television mini-series about the Vietnam War (1955-1975) from the perspective of the United States. It was produced for public television by WGBH-TV in Boston, and it was originally broadcast on PBS between 04 October and 20 December 1983. Outline Examines the First Indochina… Read More

Vietnam: A Television History (1983): S01E01 – Roots of a War (1945-1953)

Introduction Vietnam: A Television History (1983) is a 13-part American documentary and television mini-series about the Vietnam War (1955-1975) from the perspective of the United States. It was produced for public television by WGBH-TV in Boston, and it was originally broadcast on PBS between 04 October and 20 December 1983. Outline The initial episode deals… Read More

Vietnam: A Television History Documentary Series Overview (1983)

Introduction Vietnam: A Television History (1983) is a 13-part American documentary and television mini-series about the Vietnam War (1955-1975) from the perspective of the United States. It was produced for public television by WGBH-TV in Boston, and it was originally broadcast on PBS between 04 October and 20 December 1983. Outline An in-depth look at… Read More

In Love and War (1987)

Introduction In Love and War (1987) is a Vietnam war-based thriller/drama television film starring James Woods and Jane Alexander. Refer to In Love and War (1958), (1996), (2001), (2011), and (2018). Outline In Love and War is an account of US Navy Commander James Stockdale’s eight year imprisonment in North Vietnam as a prisoner of… Read More

Combat Machines (2018): S01E08 – The Arms Race

Introduction A documentary series on the machines of war, in particular the machines of the 20th century. Covers such diverse topics as tanks, bombs, espionage equipment, nuclear weapons and aircraft. Outline The Arms Race: A look at the origins of the arms race, from the first use of nuclear weapons that ended WW2 through the… Read More