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The Resource The things they carried : a work of fiction, by Tim O'Brien

The things they carried : a work of fiction, by Tim O'Brien

Label
The things they carried : a work of fiction
Title
The things they carried
Title remainder
a work of fiction
Statement of responsibility
by Tim O'Brien
Title variation
things they carried
Title variation remainder
a work of fiction
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of award-winning and utterly moving stories about the madness of the Vietnam war.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1991.
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
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047693
Cataloging source
GCmBT
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1946-
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O'Brien, Tim
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Target audience
adult
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a work of fiction
Label
The things they carried : a work of fiction, by Tim O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Edition statement from dust jacket
Contents
  • Sweetheart on the song Tra Bong
  • Stockings
  • Church
  • Man I killed
  • Ambush
  • Style
  • Speaking of courage
  • Notes
  • In the field
  • Good form
  • Things they carried
  • Field trip
  • Ghost soldiers
  • Night life
  • Lives of the dead
  • Love
  • Spin
  • On the rainy river
  • Enemies
  • Friends
  • How to tell a true war story
  • Dentist
Control code
ocn548412528
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
233 p.
Isbn
9780547391175
System control number
(OCoLC)548412528
Label
The things they carried : a work of fiction, by Tim O'Brien
Publication
Note
Edition statement from dust jacket
Contents
  • Sweetheart on the song Tra Bong
  • Stockings
  • Church
  • Man I killed
  • Ambush
  • Style
  • Speaking of courage
  • Notes
  • In the field
  • Good form
  • Things they carried
  • Field trip
  • Ghost soldiers
  • Night life
  • Lives of the dead
  • Love
  • Spin
  • On the rainy river
  • Enemies
  • Friends
  • How to tell a true war story
  • Dentist
Control code
ocn548412528
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
233 p.
Isbn
9780547391175
System control number
(OCoLC)548412528

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