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Ken Burns' 10-part, 18-hour series premiers Sunday. Above, an American Marine machine gun crew is poised for action. Cpl. Aker/PBS hide caption

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New Ken Burns Series Remembers Vietnam War Through The Eyes Of Everyday People

Burns made a name for himself by finding the small stories that lend perspective and emotion to larger narratives. Critic David Bianculli says his latest effort is "compelling from the start."

Ken Burns' 10-part, 18-hour series premiers Sunday. Above, an American Marine machine gun crew is poised for action. Cpl. Aker/PBS hide caption

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New Ken Burns Series Remembers Vietnam War Through The Eyes Of Everyday People

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