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The Vietnam War, PBS series, family in peril
The 10-part,18-hour series includes heart-wrenching photographs of the Vietnam war from some of the world's great photographers. Courtesy photo
Ken Burns discusses The Vietnam War at Houston Public Media session
Ken Burns talked about the series during a Houston appearance. Houston Public Media/John Lewis
The Vietnam War, PBS series
The epic series features interviews from nearly 80 witnesses, including many Americans for and against the war. Courtesy photo
The Vietnam War, PBS series, Tran Ngoc Toan
Former Vietnamese military officer Tran Ngoc Toan receives applause at a Houston screening of excerpts from The Vietnam War. Photo by Clifford Pugh
Ken Burns, Lynn Novick filmakers The Vietnam War
Filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Courtesy photo
The Vietnam War, PBS series, serviceman and family
A Vietnam War serviceman spends a few moments with his children. Courtesy photo