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American War Stories: Vietnam

This three-hour documentary focuses on the personal stories of individuals who served in the Vietnam conflict and provides insight into a war that continues to profoundly affect the lives of those veterans and their families today including our general culture, politics and lives. Approximately three million troops served in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War. However, many Vietnam veterans are reluctant to share their experiences. Due to the controversy over the war and the reaction many experienced upon returning home, these men and women have carried a greater burden. They put away their uniforms and medals and tried to put . . .

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Episode Description
Saturday, Nov 11, 2017 - 3:00 AM    "Escalation" Escalation focuses on the growing U.S. involvement in Southeast Asia from the mid-50's and early 60's, a time when America sent 'military assistance and advice' to a beleaguered South Vietnam increasingly under attack by the Communist North. American involvement escalated dramatically after the first combat Marines arrived in 1965 and the bombing campaign known as Rolling Thunder began. D
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Saturday, Nov 11, 2017 - 3:00 AM "Escalation" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Nov 12, 2017 - 5:00 PM "Turning Point" (WORLD)
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Monday, Nov 13, 2017 - 3:00 AM "Turning Point" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Nov 18, 2017 - 3:00 AM "Turning Point" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Nov 19, 2017 - 5:00 PM "Drawdown" (WORLD)
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Monday, Nov 20, 2017 - 3:00 AM "Drawdown" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Nov 25, 2017 - 3:00 AM "Drawdown" (WORLD)
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