Ken Burns and Vietnam

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Mon, 11/13/2017 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Laurie Mercier talks with Christian Appy, professor of history at the Univ. Massachusetts, and author of numerous publications about the Cold War and the American war in Vietnam, including the recent American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity. Appy comments on what is sadly missing from the recent Ken Burns/Lyn Novick PBS television series on the American War in Vietnam. For a more extensive critique see his blogs about the series.

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