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Korea: The Unknown War

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Series
Korea: The Unknown War
Program Number

106

Series Description

Broadcast Nov. 12-14, 1990

This series spans the history of the Korean War with a look at its origins and legacies. The programs combine archival material with the testimony of key eyewitnesses and present new evidence regarding the controversial aspects of the war. The story of a "police action" that grew into a multinational war claiming 34,000 US casualties - in the first and only confrontation between forces of the United Nations and the Communist bloc. Episode titles: 101: Many Roads to War," 102: An Arrogant Display of Strength," 103: "There is No Substitute for Victory," 104: "An Entirely New War," 105: "The Battle for Minds," 106: "Armed Truce." Series release date: 11/12/1990

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
War and Conflict
Global Affairs
Creators
Hoyt, Austin (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Korea: The Unknown War,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F3E7E65E742E4DF594BEE19105D21BC1.
MLA: “Korea: The Unknown War.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F3E7E65E742E4DF594BEE19105D21BC1>.
APA: Korea: The Unknown War. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F3E7E65E742E4DF594BEE19105D21BC1
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