Extras

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

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Declaration of Independence

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Declaration of Independence

In 1945, people gather to hear Ho Chi Minh declare Vietnamese independence.

Declaration of Independence

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Clip: Episode 3 | Vietnam's Beauty

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Clip: Episode 3 | Vietnam's Beauty

A Marine discusses his surprise in discovering the beauty of the Vietnamese landscape.

Clip: Episode 3 | Vietnam's Beauty

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Clip: Episode 3 | The 9th Party Plenum

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Clip: Episode 3 | The 9th Party Plenum

In Hanoi, two North Vietnamese factions disagree about how best to proceed in the war.

Clip: Episode 3 | The 9th Party Plenum

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Clip: Episode 3 | Reporters in Vietnam

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Clip: Episode 3 | Reporters in Vietnam

A journalist discovers that it is not always possible to remain neutral reporting on war.

Clip: Episode 3 | Reporters in Vietnam

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Clip: Episode 3 | Ia Drang

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Clip: Episode 3 | Ia Drang

Soldiers discuss the psychological shock of witnessing death on the battlefield.

Clip: Episode 3 | Ia Drang

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Clip: Episode 3 | Early Antiwar Movement

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Clip: Episode 3 | Early Antiwar Movement

An antiwar movement begins to grow as Americans learn of the conflict in Vietnam.

Clip: Episode 3 | Early Antiwar Movement

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Clip: Episode 3 | Binh Gia

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Clip: Episode 3 | Binh Gia

North Vietnamese forces ambush South Vietnamese Marines responding to a downed helicopter.

Clip: Episode 3 | Binh Gia

Video thumbnail: The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version Finishing School

The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

Finishing School

A Marine describes how war exposes a dark side of human nature.

Finishing School