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  • The Things They Carried

    A classic work of American literature that has not stopped changing minds and lives since it burst onto the literary scene, The Things They Carried is a ground-breaking meditation on war, memory, imagination, and the redemptive power of storytelling.   The Things They Carried depicts the men of Alpha Company: Jimmy Cross, Henry Dobbins, Rat Kiley, Mitchell Sanders, Norman Bowker, Kiowa, and the character Tim O’Brien, who has survived his tour in Vietnam to become a father and writer at the age of forty-three.  Taught everywhere—from high ...

    • ASIN: 0618706410
    • Brand: Mariner Books
    • UPC: 046442706414

  • Dad's Maybe Book

    Best-selling author Tim O’Brien shares wisdom from a life in letters, lessons learned in wartime, and the challenges, humor, and rewards of raising two sons.“We are all writing our maybe books full of maybe tomorrows, and each maybe tomorrow brings another maybe tomorrow, and then another, until the last line of the last page receives its period.”   In 2003, already an older father, National Book Award–winning novelist Tim O’Brien resolved to give his young sons what he wished his own father had given to him—a few scraps of paper s...

    • ASIN: 0618039708
    • Brand: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    • UPC: 046442039703

  • Tim O'Brien: The Things He Carries and the Stories He Tells (Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature)

    This collection of seven essays, like the carefully linked collection of vignettes within Tim O’Brien’s most popular book The Things They Carried, contains multiple critical and biographical angles with recurring threads of life events, themes, characters, creative techniques, and references to all of O’Brien’s books. Grounded in through research, Herzog’s work illustrates how O’Brien merges his life experiences with his creative production; he rarely misses an opportunity to introduce these critical life events into his writing....

    • ASIN: 1138552011

  • [(War in Tim O'Brien's the Things They Carried * * )] [Author: Gary Wiener] [Jun-2011]

    • ASIN: B010BDOWKE

  • A Hard And Heavy Thing

    Top 10 First Novels of 2016--Booklist 2016 Great Group Reads Selection Contemplating suicide after nearly a decade at war, Levi sits down to write a note to his best friend Nick, explaining why things have to come to this inevitable end. Years earlier, Levi--a sergeant in the army--made a tragic choice that led his team into ambush, leaving three soldiers dead and two badly injured. During the attack, Levi risked death to save a badly burned and disfigured Nick. His actions won him the Silver Star for gallantry, but nothing could alleviate the ...

    • ASIN: 1440591881
    • UPC: 045079591882

  • On War: The Best Military Histories

    Collected here for the first time are key works by this century’s leading military historians, all recipients of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing. The Pritzker Literature Award honors writers whose work adds to the public’s understanding of military history and the role played by the military in civil society. In the tradition of historians dating back to ancient times, these authors and scholars demonstrate the numerous ways to write about military history....

    • ASIN: 0989792811
    • Brand: Brand: Pritzker Military Museum and Library
    • UPC: 000989792811

  • (The Things They Carried) By Tim O'Brien (Author) Paperback on (Jul , 1991)

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  • [(The Things They Carried - Tim O'Brien )] [Author: Chelsea House Publishers] [Jun-2011]

    • ASIN: B010B9HYY4

  • The Yellow Birds: A Novel

    Finalist for the National Book Award, The Yellow Birds is the harrowing story of two young soldiers trying to stay alive in Iraq"The war tried to kill us in the spring." So begins this powerful account of friendship and loss. In Al Tafar, Iraq, twenty-one-year old Private Bartle and eighteen-year-old Private Murphy cling to life as their platoon launches a bloody battle for the city. Bound together since basic training when Bartle makes a promise to bring Murphy safely home, the two have been dropped into a war neither is prepared for.In the en...

    • ASIN: 0316219347
    • Brand: Back Bay Books

  • Very Crazy, G.I.!: Strange but True Stories of the Vietnam War

    AMERICAN BOYS AT WAR IN VIETNAM--AND INVOLVED IN INCIDENTS YOU WON'T FIND IN THE NATIONAL ARCHIVESIn this compelling, highly unusual collection of amazing but true stories, U.S. soldiers reveal fantastic, almost unbelievable events that occurred in places ranging from the deadly Central Highlands to the Cong-infested Mekong Delta."Finders Keepers" became the sacred byword for one exhausted recon team who stumbled upon a fortune worth more than $500,000--and managed, with a little American ingenuity, to relocate the bounty to the States. Jorgens...

    • ASIN: 0804115982
    • Brand: Brand: Ballantine Books

  • I Heard My Country Calling: A Memoir

    James Webb, author of Fields of Fire, the classic novel of the Vietnam War—former U.S. Senator; Secretary of the Navy; recipient of the Navy Cross, Silver Star and Purple Heart as a combat Marine; and a self-described “military brat”—has written an extraordinary memoir of his early years, “a love story—love of family, love of country, love of service,” in his words.Webb’s mother grew up in the poverty-stricken cotton fields of Eastern Arkansas. His father and life-time hero was the first of many generations of Webbs, whose roots...

    • ASIN: 1476741123

  • [By Tim O'Brien ] The Things They Carried (Paperback)【2018】by Tim O'Brien (Author) (Paperback)

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  • [by Tim O'Brien] The Things They Carried-Paperback

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  • Quicklet on The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien - eBook

    Quicklets: Learn More. Read Less. Tim O'Brien is an American author who is most known for writing on his experience serving in the Vietnam War. He was born in a small town called Austin in

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  • The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien (Book Analysis) - eBook

    Unlock the more straightforward side of The Things They Carried with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien, a series of interconnected

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  • A Study Guide for Tim O'Brien's Things They Carried

    A Study Guide for Tim O'B "rien's Things They Carried," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further

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  • Tim O'Brien : The Things He Carries and the Stories He Tells


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  • The Representation of the Vietnam War Trauma in Tim O'Brien's the Things They Carried

    The Representation of the Vietnam War Trauma in Tim O'Brien's "The Things They

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  • Tim O'Brien: The Things He Carries and the Stories He Tells Paperback

    Tim O'Brien: The Things He Carries and the Stories He Tells Height : 0.48 In Length : 9.00 In Width : 6.00 In Weight : 0.68

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  • Truth and Fiction in Tim O'Brien's the Things They Carried

    Truth and Fiction in Tim O'Brien's the Things They

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  • Tim O'Brien on "The Things They Carried"

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    "The Things They Carried," 20 Years Later

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