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Title:The Things They Carried
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ISBN:0767902890
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Number of Pages:246
Category:School, Non fiction, Literature, Military

The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Things They Carried They carried malaria tablets love letters pound mine detectors dope illustrated bibles each other And if they made it home alive they carried unrelenting images of a nightmarish war that history is only beginning to absorb Since its first publication i The Things They Carried i has become an unparalleled Vietnam testament a classic work of American literature and a profound study of men at war that illuminates the capacity and the limits of the human heart and soul .

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

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