FRONTLINE; Operation Urgent Fury
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- Operation Urgent Fury
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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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Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Seymour Hersh investigates one of Reagan's greatest triumphs -- the rescue of American students during the 1983 invasion of Grenada. The report reveals an inept U.S. military operation and severely questions whether the students needed rescuing at all.
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- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Operation Urgent Fury,” 01/26/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 23, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C613A533C3E744318FD8E17D011054C4.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Operation Urgent Fury.” 01/26/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 23, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C613A533C3E744318FD8E17D011054C4>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; Operation Urgent Fury. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C613A533C3E744318FD8E17D011054C4