History Detectives

Vietnam Diary, Bootlegger’s Notebook and a Hollywood Ledger

Season 10 Episode 6 | 53m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

In this episode, can History Detectives return the diary of a fallen North Vietnamese soldier to that veteran’s family? Then, a notebook full of recipes for large volumes of liquor makes an Indiana man wonder if his rich uncle was a Prohibition-era bootlegger. And what can an old ledger tell us about how Hollywood treated Native American actors?

Aired: 10/01/12

Rating: TV-G

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