Lyndon Johnson's War (1996)

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  • Featuring

    Charles Wheeler

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction


The first programme in a five-part series in which Charles Wheeler, the BBC's longest serving foreign correspondent, analyses the profound changes that have taken place in US society since the 1960s. Examines how the war in Vietnam destroyed the presidency of Lyndon Johnson. Includes interviews with members of Johnson's family and close associates.

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