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FRONTLINE; American Way of War, The

04/15/1985


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
American Way of War, The
Program Number

317

Series Description

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

Program Description

The US is trying to come to grips with its role in modern wars. Examines the complex relationship between the U.S. Army, its fighting doctrine, the American people, and the government in an effort to understand the army's role in waging modern wars.

Working Title: Big War, Small War

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; American Way of War, The,” 04/15/1985, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F79E9F8AC1FE40029C1C951B1D903946.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; American Way of War, The.” 04/15/1985. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F79E9F8AC1FE40029C1C951B1D903946>.
APA: FRONTLINE; American Way of War, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F79E9F8AC1FE40029C1C951B1D903946
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