Extras

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Fellow Warriors: Iraq, Afghanistan, Vietnam

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Fellow Warriors: Iraq, Afghanistan, Vietnam

John Musgrave is a Marine veteran who counsels active-duty soldiers and veterans.

Fellow Warriors: Iraq, Afghanistan, Vietnam

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version The Reviews Are In

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

The Reviews Are In

America's top critics are unanimous in their praise for The Vietnam War. #VietnamWarPBS

The Reviews Are In

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Some Peace

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Some Peace

Veterans from Vietnam and the United States meet after the war.

Some Peace

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Rolling Thunder

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Rolling Thunder

President Johnson and Secretary McNamara discuss strategy by phone.

Rolling Thunder

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version The Nightlight

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

The Nightlight

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

The Nightlight

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Moratorium Protests, 1969

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Moratorium Protests, 1969

On November 15, 1969, half a million gathered in Washington, D.C., to protest the war.

Moratorium Protests, 1969

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version JFK on the Diem Coup

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

JFK on the Diem Coup

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

JFK on the Diem Coup

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version The Diaspora

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

The Diaspora

A Vietnamese-American comments on being displaced from his country.

The Diaspora

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Living is the Difficult Thing

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Living is the Difficult Thing

A captured Army doctor recounts his experience of being taken prisoner by the Viet Cong.

Living is the Difficult Thing

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Understanding the Enemy

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Understanding the Enemy

A South Vietnamese woman researches the communist movement in her country.

Understanding the Enemy

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Soldiers Adapt

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Soldiers Adapt

A Marine learns about adapting psychologically during war.

Soldiers Adapt

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Saigon During Tet

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Saigon During Tet

During the Tet Offensive, South Vietnamese fear for their lives.

Saigon During Tet

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Quang Ngai

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Quang Ngai

A GI talks about the danger of landmines and the courage it took just to walk in Vietnam.

Quang Ngai

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Protests in Chicago, 1968

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Protests in Chicago, 1968

A journalist witnesses a violent clash between police and protesters in Chicago.

Protests in Chicago, 1968

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version New York City March, 1967

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

New York City March, 1967

An antiwar activist recalls a large protest march in New York City.

New York City March, 1967

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Men Like This

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Men Like This

A decorated Army veteran talks about the young men of the Vietnam War.

Men Like This

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Losses in His Family

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Losses in His Family

A Viet Cong soldier recalls losing several family members in the war.

Losses in His Family

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version LBJ Criticizes the Media

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

LBJ Criticizes the Media

In a taped conversation, President Johnson laments press coverage of the war.

LBJ Criticizes the Media

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Humanity

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Humanity

A Viet Cong soldier realizes his American enemy is not unlike his own countrymen.

Humanity

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Ho Chi Minh Trail

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Ho Chi Minh Trail

A youth volunteer on the Ho Chi Minh Trail describes her experiences.

Ho Chi Minh Trail

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Clip: Episode 9 | A Marine Comes Home

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Clip: Episode 9 | A Marine Comes Home

A Marine describes his heartbreak at returning home to face angry protesters.

Clip: Episode 9 | A Marine Comes Home

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Clip: Episode 3 | What is Vietnam Worth to Me?

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Clip: Episode 3 | What is Vietnam Worth to Me?

In a taped conversation, President Johnson expresses concern about the war in Vietnam.

Clip: Episode 3 | What is Vietnam Worth to Me?

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Student Protests

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Student Protests

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

Student Protests

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Ho Chi Minh's Letter

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Ho Chi Minh's Letter

In 1919, a young Ho Chi Minh delivers a letter to the American delegation.

Ho Chi Minh's Letter