America's Mandarin, 1954-1963
America's Mandarin, 1954-1963 [videorecording] / WGBH ... [et al.] ; written and produced by Elizabeth Deane.
- Uniform series
Vietnam, a television history. Videorecording ; no. 3.
1 cassette (U-matic) (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences; 3/4 in.
Film editor, Carol Hayward ; narrator, Will Lyman.
Reviews America's role as the anti-communist force in South Vietnam upon the withdrawal of the French from Indochina. Examines U.S. support for the autocratic South Vietnamese President, Ngo Dinh Diem until a successful coup by his generals brought political chaos to the country in 1963.
An authorized dub of the WGBH-TV program, originally broadcast on the Public Broadcast Service.
Recorded by Instructional Television, Indiana University, Bloomington on May 10, 1984.
- Subject headings
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Vietnam--Politics and government--1945-1975.
Vietnam (Republic)--History--Coup d'état, 1963.
United States--Foreign relations--Vietnam.
- Other contributors
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)