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Episode Clips

Student Protests

Students across South Vietnam protest the government's treatment of Buddhist monks.

The Nightlight

A Marine remembers being afraid when assigned a listening post at night.

JFK on the Diem Coup

President Kennedy dictates his rueful account of the 1963 Coup in Saigon.

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The River Styx (January 1964-December 1965)

With South Vietnam near collapse, LBJ bombs the North and sends US troops to the South.

Resolve (January 1966-June 1967)

US soldiers discover Vietnam is unlike their fathers’ war, as the antiwar movement grows.

This Is What We Do (July 1967-December 1967)

President Johnson escalates the war while promising the public that victory is in sight.

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