20TH CENTURY WITH MIKE WALLACE

America at War

BOXED SET: 3 DVDs

$39.99

   Order Code: BDT259DV    ISBN : 9786314153175
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Renowned newsman Mike Wallace leads viewers through pivotal clashes in the last half of the 20th century, from Korea through Somalia.

Ten fascinating episodes employ copious film and television archival footage, and feature on-the-spot dispatches from the front lines as reported by legendary newsmen such as Edward R. Murrow, Walter Cronkite, and Morley Safer; expert analysis from noted historians and government and military leaders, including David Halberstam, Stanley Karnow, Neil Sheehan, Robert McNamara, and Senator John McCain; and first-person testimonies from veterans. Episodes:

  • Korea: The Forgotten War
  • Vietnam: How We Went to War
  • Vietnam: A Soldier’s Diary
  • Vietnam Dilemma: Tet and the Anti-War Movement
  • Portraits of Courage: Air War in Vietnam and the Prisoner of War
  • America’s Elite Forces: A Checkered History
  • A Few Good Women
  • The Gulf War Revisited: The Untold Story
  • The Changing Face of Warfare
  • Military Debacles
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Copyright

2010

Publisher

Athena

Grade

7 and up

Color

Color and black-and-white

Run Time

Total time: approximately 470 minutes

ISBN

9786314153175