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    • Bracelets of Grace

    • The Vietnam War Story of Major Stanley Horne
    • By: David W. Berner
    • Narrated by: David W. Berner
    • Length: 29 mins
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    This documentary focuses on the lasting impact of the Vietnam War era POW-MIA bracelets through the story of one soldier: Major Stanley Horne. In 1968 this fighter bomber was shot down over North Vietnam, and his name was then engraved, like so many others classified as POW or MIA, on metal bracelets distributed to millions. Bracelets of Grace is the story of how America struggled with the war and tried to heal from the scars it left behind.

    Regular price: $4.95

    • NPR American Chronicles: The Vietnam War

    • By: Audie Cornish
    • Narrated by: Audie Cornish
    • Length: 3 hrs and 40 mins
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    NPR reports on the Vietnam War, from its origins to the major battles, through the Fall of Saigon, to repercussions of the conflict still felt today....

    Regular price: $14.95

    • To the Best of Our Knowledge: Remembering the Vietnam War

    • By: Jim Fleming
    • Narrated by: Jim Fleming
    • Length: 51 mins
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    Forty years ago, the U.S. ended its war in Vietnam, but we're still fighting over its legacy - in foreign policy and military strategy, and also in books and movies. But there's one question Americans rarely ask: what does the war mean to the Vietnamese themselves? We'll hear several perspectives, and Errol Morris reflects on his classic documentary about Robert McNamara and the Vietnam War.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Fresh Air, Errol Morris

    • By: Terry Gross
    • Narrated by: Terry Gross
    • Length: 50 mins
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    Filmmaker Errol Morris on this edition of Fresh Air. His new documentary, The Fog of War, is a profile of the man many considered to be the architect of the Vietnam conflict, Robert McNamara. Taken from a series of interviews Morris conducted with McNamara, it yields new insights into the mind of the former Secretary of Defense.

    Regular price: $2.95