Ordeal of Con Thien



  • Teaching Resources
  • Student Handout


This 25 minute CBS News Special Report is an excellent addition to any classroom content dealing with the Vietnam War. The video illustrates the importance television to the public's understanding of events in Vietnam. Additionally, it demonstrates the differing viewpoints that existed between the common soldiers and the commanding generals. The files above are teaching resources for the video and a student handout with study questions.