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Vietnam P.O.W.s : stories of survival

Author: Brian Leonard; Steve Burns; Bob Reid; Terry Mac Donald; Discovery Channel (Firm)
Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : Discovery Communications : Distributed by Unapix Home Entertainment, ©1998, 1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using historic and rare footage taken within the walls of North Vietnam's prison, including the infamous "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam P.O.W.s provides a compelling look at the soldiers who endured years of torture and terrifying imprisonment. Interviews with these seeming ordinary men show the remarkable determination it took to survive the unspeakable conditions they faced.
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
Interviews
Nonfiction television programs
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: John McCain; John McCain
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Leonard; Steve Burns; Bob Reid; Terry Mac Donald; Discovery Channel (Firm)
ISBN: 1575237725 9781575237725
OCLC Number: 44514350
Notes: Includes an interview with U.S Sentor John McCain III--container information.
Originally broadcast on the Discovery Channel in 1998.
Credits: Bob Reid, executive producer; Steve Burns, director of production; Michael Quattrone, executive in charge of production; produced, written and directed by Brian Leonard for Discovery Channel.
Performer(s): Narrated by Terry Mac Donald.
Awards: Emmy Award, 1998: Outstanding non-fiction special.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 52 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Vietnam POWs
Vietnam prisoners of war
Responsibility: a Knightscenes Inc. production for the Discovery Channel ; produced, written and directed by Brian Leonard ; executive producer, Bob Reid ; director of productions, Steve Burns.

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Using historic and rare footage taken within the walls of North Vietnam's prison, including the infamous "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam P.O.W.s provides a compelling look at the soldiers who endured years of torture and terrifying imprisonment. Interviews with these seeming ordinary men show the remarkable determination it took to survive the unspeakable conditions they faced.

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