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Old 29-06-2017, 08:51 AM
waynes ear's
 
Thumbs up Vietnam documentary

by Ken Burns looks ace. The Vietnam war isnt something i've seen much of but this looks ace


http://kenburns.com/films/vietnam
 
Old 29-06-2017, 09:37 AM
redhegemony
 
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This is an amazing book on Vietnam and its struggle for independence

 
Old 29-06-2017, 09:52 AM
shenwen
 
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Looks good

Like Ken Burns. Very interested in Vietnam history. Should be a good combo

Also highly recommend Last Days of Vietnam - all about the US exit from Saigon. Tremendous documentary.
 
Old 29-06-2017, 09:57 AM
Big Norm
 
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Originally Posted by shenwen
Looks good

Like Ken Burns. Very interested in Vietnam history. Should be a good combo

Also highly recommend Last Days of Vietnam - all about the US exit from Saigon. Tremendous documentary.
Seen that. Brilliant stuff.
 
Old 29-06-2017, 10:00 AM
Jethro
 
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Originally Posted by shenwen
Looks good

Like Ken Burns. Very interested in Vietnam history. Should be a good combo

Also highly recommend Last Days of Vietnam - all about the US exit from Saigon. Tremendous documentary.
Very good doc that.
 
Old 29-06-2017, 10:01 AM
Bunker Buster
 
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Yanks getting their arses handed to them.....?


Yes please.
 
Old 29-06-2017, 10:12 AM
browser
 
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Did three weeks in Vietnam 3 years back. Probably the most amazing country I've ever visited, would recommend highly to anyone who gets the chance. The War Museum and particularly the Agent Orange room is harrowing.

The Cu Chi tunnels tour is also marvelous. The bamboo death traps they made for the GI's were ingenious in their brutality...tiny little tunnels to crawl through too, must've been terrifying for the yanks sent into clear them.

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Old 29-06-2017, 10:29 AM
jaffo
 
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This is a brilliant book as well

 
Old 29-06-2017, 10:48 AM
MUFC One Love
 
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Does fascinate me the Vietnam war and it's something I need to read about and watch more stuff on. Started reading a book called Chickenhawk I think it was called a few years ago on holiday and didn't get round to carrying it on. It was good.
 
Old 29-06-2017, 11:09 AM
dodger
 
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Fiction but written by a bloke who was there. Really good read.

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