Book Discussion on Flashbacks On Returning to Vietnam

Morley Safer discussed his book Flashbacks on Returning to Vietnam. In 1989 Mr. Safer returned to Vietnam after serving two tours in… read more

Morley Safer discussed his book Flashbacks on Returning to Vietnam. In 1989 Mr. Safer returned to Vietnam after serving two tours in the region as a war correspondent in the 1960s. The book details his meetings and conversations with several Vietnamese, tells the stories behind his award winning coverage of the Vietnam War, and gives his observations of what was a fairly new politically unified country. Mr. Safer talked about his insights

into the aftermath of the conflict both in Vietnam and in the United

States. Mr. Safer also discussed his tenure at “60 Minutes” since 1970, and changes in journalism during his forty years of a journalist. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Flashbacks On Returning to Vietnam

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Program ID:
12151-1
Category:
Booknotes
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 1, 1990
Last Aired:
Oct 31, 2007

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  • May 01, 1990 | 7:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 06, 1990 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 06, 1990 | 11:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 07, 1990 | 6:23am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Feb 13, 2007 | 1:59am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 24, 2007 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 31, 2007 | 2:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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