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Two days in October

Author: Robert KennerAllen RuckerPaul TaylorDavid MaranissWGBH Educational Foundation.All authors
Publisher: [United States] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the critical events that took place in the fall of 1967, from the ambush of an American battalion by the Viet Cong that led to skepticism of whether the Vietnamese conflict was winnable, to the first violent anti-war demonstration on a campus in Wisconsin.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Personal narratives
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Kenner; Allen Rucker; Paul Taylor; David Maraniss; WGBH Educational Foundation.; Robert Kenner Films.; Wisconsin Public Television.; Playtone (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation.; PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0793690692 9780793690695
OCLC Number: 62299795
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the book "They marched into sunlight" by David Maraniss.
Originally produced for television broadcast on the PBS program American Experience.
Special features: "Black lions return"--Survivors reunite decades later ; "Where are they now?" ; "The flag"--eyewitnesses discuss what the American flag means to them.
Credits: Editor, Kim Roberts ; cinematography, Buddy Squires ; music, Mark Adler.
Performer(s): Based on the book They marched into sunlight by David Maraniss; no credits available.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Other Titles: American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH Educational Foundation ; a Robert Kenner Films production for American Experience in association with Wisconsin Public Television, Playtone, and the BBC ; producer/director, Robert Kenner ; story, Allen Rucker and Paul Taylor ; telescript, Allen Rucker.

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Examines the critical events that took place in the fall of 1967, from the ambush of an American battalion by the Viet Cong that led to skepticism of whether the Vietnamese conflict was winnable, to the first violent anti-war demonstration on a campus in Wisconsin.

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