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    1963 Film The U.S. Army Unit Advisor in Vietnam

    This 1963 U.S. Army educational film featured 34-year-old Captain William Johnston and his advisory work with the Army of the Republic of Vietnam from May 1962 to April 1963. American…

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    Book Discussion on Finding the Dragon Lady

    Monique Brinson Demery talked about her book, Finding the Dragon Lady: The Mystery of Vietnam’s Madame Nhu, about the 1963 coup in South Vietnam that led to the execution of President…

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    Book Discussion on Finding the Dragon Lady

    Monique Demery talked about her book, Finding the Dragon Lady: The Mystery of Vietnam’s Madame Nhu, in which she recounts the 1963 coup in South Vietnam that led to the execution of…

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    U.S.-Vietnam Relations

    President Obama and Vietnam President Truong Tan Sang spoke to reporters following a White House meeting on trade, security, and other issues. Both leaders committed to moving forward…

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    Book Discussion on Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam

    Mr. Ky talked about his memoir, Buddha’s Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam, published by St. Martin’s Press. He also spoke about meeting President Nixon, his…

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    Book Discussion on Angel of Dien Bien Phu

    Genevieve de Galard recounts her time as a flight nurse for the French Air Force and the aid she provided for many who were wounded during the Battle of Dien Bien…

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    Agent Orange

    Panelists talked about the lingering effects of the use of Agent Orange by the U.S. during the Vietnam War. The discussion was based on an article in the Washington Monthly…

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    Vietnam Roundtable

    Vietnam Ambassador to the United States Le Cong Phung talked about current relations between Vietnam and the U.S. In his remarks he focused on how cooperation between the two countries has…

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    Book Discussion on The War Behind Me

    Deborah Nelson talked about The War Behind Me: Inside the Army’s Secret Archive of Investigations (Basic Books; November 3, 2008). She offers a personal perspective of the Vietnam war…

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    U.S.-Vietnam Relations

    Authors on Writing: David McCullough (7:36) David McCullough describes his writing habits as Book TV takes a brief video tour of his home and office in West Tisbury,…

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    U.S.-Vietnam Business Relations

    Vietnamese President Nguyen Minh Triet talked about Vietnam-U.S. relations and the importance of developing strong business ties between the two countries. This was the first official…

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    Human Rights in Vietnam

    Representatives sponsored a protest by the International Committee to Support the Non-Violent Movement for Human Rights in Vietnam of the upcoming visit of Vietnamese President Nguyen Minh…

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    Religious Freedom in Vietnam

    In an oversight hearing witnesses testified about the congressionally-mandated 2006 International Religious Freedom Report. Topics included religious freedom in repressive countries,…

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    U.S.-Vietnam Relations

    Professor Dalpino talked about President Bush’s trip to Vietnam, the defeat in Congress of a bill for trade with Vietnam, and the future of U.S.-Vietnam relations. President Bush…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were opened for viewer comments on the question of whether the U.S. should normalize trade relations with Vietnam.

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    Book Discussion on Vietnam at Peace and Agent Orange

    Philip Jones Griffiths talked about the photographs he has taken in Vietnam since the end of the war. Mr. Griffiths, who covered the war for the Magnum Photos, discussed his many…

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    Book Discussion on Surviving Twice: Amerasian Children of the Vietnam War

    Trin Yarborough talked about her book, Surviving Twice: Amerasian Children of the Vietnam War, published by Potomac Books. She talked about the lives of orphans who weren born to…

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    U.S.-Vietnam Relationship

    The guest discussed the relationship between the United States and Vietnam. Last week, the Vietnamese Prime Minister visited with President Bush, in part, to mark the 10th Anniversary…

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    U.S.-Vietnam Relations

    President Bush and the Prime Minister of Vietnam spoke to reporters about relations between the U.S. and Vietnam, and President Bush attendance at an APEC meeting later in Vietnam, after…

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    U.S.-Vietnam Relations

    Senator John McCain spoke at a gala dinner to honor the Prime Minister of Vietnam, Phan Van Khai. Following his speech, the Prime Minister made remarks. They talked about…

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