The Resource Vietnam : an American history, WGBH, Boston

Vietnam : an American history, WGBH, Boston

Label
Vietnam : an American history
Title
Vietnam
Title remainder
an American history
Statement of responsibility
WGBH, Boston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A six-year project from conception to completion, this nine-hour DVD collection carefully analyzes the costs and consequences of this controversial but intriguing war. From the first episode to the last, it provides a detailed visual and oral account of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking on many military and foreign policy issues
Member of
Cataloging source
AZN
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Executive producer, Richard Ellison
Dewey number
959.7043
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
DS557.7
LC item number
.V548 2004
PerformerNote
Narrator, Will Lyman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ellison, Richard
  • Vecchione, Judith
  • Lyman, Will
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Central Independent Television
  • Société nationale de télévision en couleur "Antenne 2."
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
540
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  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam
  • United States
  • Documentary television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Documentary television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • United States
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Vietnam : an American history, WGBH, Boston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A six-year project from conception to completion, this nine-hour DVD collection carefully analyzes the costs and consequences of this controversial but intriguing war. From the first episode to the last, it provides a detailed visual and oral account of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking on many military and foreign policy issues"--Container
  • A co-production of WGBH Boston, Central Independent Television UK, and Antenne-2 France
  • "As seen on Public Television, American Experience"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Homefront, U.S.A.
  • The end of the tunnel, 1973-1975
  • Disc 1.
  • LBJ goes to war, 1964-1965 -- America takes charge (1964-1965) -- America's enemy (1954-1957.
  • disc 2.
  • Tet, 1968
  • Vietnamizing the war, 1969-1973
  • Cambodia and Laos.
  • disc 3.
  • Peace is at hand, 1968-1973
Control code
ocn216898360
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 9 hr.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
610583349993
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
WG261092.2-WG261092.4
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)216898360
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Vietnam : an American history, WGBH, Boston
Publication
Note
  • "A six-year project from conception to completion, this nine-hour DVD collection carefully analyzes the costs and consequences of this controversial but intriguing war. From the first episode to the last, it provides a detailed visual and oral account of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking on many military and foreign policy issues"--Container
  • A co-production of WGBH Boston, Central Independent Television UK, and Antenne-2 France
  • "As seen on Public Television, American Experience"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Homefront, U.S.A.
  • The end of the tunnel, 1973-1975
  • Disc 1.
  • LBJ goes to war, 1964-1965 -- America takes charge (1964-1965) -- America's enemy (1954-1957.
  • disc 2.
  • Tet, 1968
  • Vietnamizing the war, 1969-1973
  • Cambodia and Laos.
  • disc 3.
  • Peace is at hand, 1968-1973
Control code
ocn216898360
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 9 hr.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
610583349993
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
WG261092.2-WG261092.4
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)216898360
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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