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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
Heroic young men carry the emotional weight of their lives to war in Vietnam in a patchwork account of a modern journey into the heart of darkness
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
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.B75
LC item number
T48 1998
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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a work of fiction
Label
The things they carried : a work of fiction, by Tim O'Brien
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The things they carried -- Love -- Spin -- On the rainy river -- Enemies -- Friends -- How to tell a true war story -- The dentist -- Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong -- Stockings -- Church -- The man I killed -- Ambush -- Style -- Speaking of courage -- Notes -- In the field -- Good form -- Field trip -- The ghost soldiers -- Night life -- The lives of the dead
Control code
773182
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Broadway Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
273 p.
Isbn
9780767902892
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98049677
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40251721
  • (OCoLC)40251721
Label
The things they carried : a work of fiction, by Tim O'Brien
Link
Publication
Contents
The things they carried -- Love -- Spin -- On the rainy river -- Enemies -- Friends -- How to tell a true war story -- The dentist -- Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong -- Stockings -- Church -- The man I killed -- Ambush -- Style -- Speaking of courage -- Notes -- In the field -- Good form -- Field trip -- The ghost soldiers -- Night life -- The lives of the dead
Control code
773182
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Broadway Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
273 p.
Isbn
9780767902892
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98049677
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40251721
  • (OCoLC)40251721

Library Locations

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      1201 Washington Street, Perry, GA, 31069, US
      32.461021 -83.733818
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