The Vietnam War

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  • Creator Total Content Digital
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
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  • Publication [Place of publication not identified] : Total Content Digital, [2003] New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2017. ©2003
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  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (1 video file (38 min., 1 sec)) : sound, color


  • The United States fought in the Vietnam War to defend democracy. Ten long years of vicious combat—including the Tet Offensive and bloodshed at Hue and Saigon—permanently embedded the Vietnam War in the American consciousness.


  • Originally released by Total Content Digital, 2003.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on November 17, 2017.
  • Streaming video file.
  • Closed-captioned.


  • Background of Conflict (7:18); Escalation and U.S. Challenges (8:10); North Vietnamese Tactics (6:01); Tet Offensive (6:27); Battle of Khe Sanh and American Withdrawal (9:10); Credits: The Vietnam War (0:21)
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