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The Things They Carried: The Things They Carried

WOLM Spring 2001

The Things They Carried

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The Things They Carried,
by Tim O'Brien

The Things They Carried is a collection of short interrelated stories which reads like a novel. The author, a Vietnam veteran himself, uses a combination of memories and fiction, reality and unreality to recreate the experiences of a young foot solider in the Vietnam War and to depict the altered reality of life in the midst of war.

Available in the SRJC Doyle and Mahoney Libraries. 
Call Number:  PS 3565.B75 T48 1998

Also Mahoney Library PS 3565.B75 T48 2010 and
Mahoney Library Reserve Desk Audio Book PS3565.B75 T48 2013ab

 

Tim O'Brien Talks About His Experiences in Vietnam

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Interviews with Tim O'Brien

About Tim O'Brien and His Work

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