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FRONTLINE; Bush’s War, Part 2


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Bush’s War, Part 2
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Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

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Part 2 of 2. A history of the Iraq War, recounting the quick defeat of Saddam Hussein's forces and the chaos and looting that followed; the disbanding of the Iraqi military and banishment of Baathists from the government; the Abu Ghraib scandal; and the battle over the Iraq strategy that emerged between Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld; the 2007 surge of U.S. troops.



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Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Bush’s War, Part 2,” 03/21/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_47573040ABB944E38D9D6345A9A1A80A.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Bush’s War, Part 2.” 03/21/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. March 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_47573040ABB944E38D9D6345A9A1A80A>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Bush’s War, Part 2. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_47573040ABB944E38D9D6345A9A1A80A
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