The American War

Episode 1: “We are possessed by a desire not to know about Vietnam.”

September 17, 201722 min
In the premiere episode of “The American War,” Alyssa talks to Ken Burns and Harvard professor Fredrik Logevall about Episode One of "The Vietnam War," discussing the stories Americans tell ourselves about what happened to our country during the Vietnam.

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