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|BATTLEGROUND VIETNAM: WAR IN THE JUNGLE: The Vietnam War was one of the worst horrors of the second half of the 20th century and the causes behind it continue to baffle people to this day. How did it start? What were the justifications for America's involvement in Nam? Could it have been avoided altogether? Now in this stunning and detailed five-disc collection, see the war as it was – warts and all. Go back to the early days of French colonialism in Southeast Asia and get an understanding of the underlying circumstances that became the breeding ground for the war; witness the horror of jungle warfare and see what life was like for the brave soldiers who put it all on the line; and behold the stunning battles, bombs and explosions that bring the war home in living color. Heartbreaking images of entire villages torn to the ground and motherless children explore the human calamity of the war and the war's eventual end will leave you wondering what price was paid for freedom and was it all worth it? |
FIGHTING FORCES VIETNAM: Fighting Forces Vietnam is the most comprehensive documentary series ever produced about the military units deployed in the Vietnam War, the largest war in U.S. history. Altogether, 140 Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine units from the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Korea and the Philippines are discussed. This extraordinary series, produced with the official cooperation of the U.S. Army and U.S. National Archive, features 12 hours of rare, recently declassified film footage, making this the ultimate Vietnam War collection. This series was written and produced by Edward Rasen, who served with the U.S. Army in Vietnam from July 1965 to February 1968. Rasen was a combat infantryman and Long Range Recon team leader who was awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge (CIB), Bronze Star for valor and Purple Heart for combat wounds. Subsequently, he worked in Vietnam and Cambodia as a producer for ABC News.
Editor's NoteContains ten volumes on the gruesome and enduring war in Vietnam.