VIETNAM WAR WITH WALTER CRONKITE. New 3-DVD video set with OVER 12 HOURS of CBS's best documentaries graphically showing the story and its effect on those who fought it. Includes combat veteran interviews.
CBS News presents VIETNAM WAR WITH WALTER CRONKITE. New 3-DVD video set with over TWELVE hours of CBS's best footage and combat reporting covering the Vietnam War. For decades, the war in Vietnam was the central drama on the stage of Southeast Asia. It was an intensely publicized war, the first television war that came roaring into the living rooms of America every night.
Walter Cronkite tells the story of the long and divisive conflict as seen through the eyes of CBS News. Dan Rather, Morley Safer and Ed Bradley report the stories of American courage, failed programs, an elusive enemy and ultimately an end to a tragic war. It is all graphically shown in these superb CBS documentaries which tell the story and its effect on those who fought it. Covers all aspects of the war including ground, air and naval operations as well as civic action and a comprehensive history of the events leading up to America's involvement in the war.
This extended edition also contains veteran interviews including CIB Media president Frank R. Cambria CPT USA (Ret.) as he describes a major battle involving the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment (11th Cav "Blackhorse")during the opening hours of the Cambodian Invasion of May 1970.
Segments include: GRUNTS' WAR ~ THE AIR FORCE ~ THE ENEMY: LIBERATION STRATEGY ~ THE MARINES ~ THE NAVY ~ THE ANTI-WAR MOVEMENT ~ COMBAT VETERAN INTERVIEWS