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The things they carried

By: O'Brien, Tim

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0006543944 / 9780006543947
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United Kingdom
20 cm 236 p.
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Reprint. Originally published: London: Collins, 1990.

The million-copy bestseller, which is a ground-breaking meditation on war, memory, imagination, and the redemptive power of storytelling. 'The Things They Carried' is, on its surface, a sequence of award-winning stories about the madness of the Vietnam War; at the same time it has the cumulative power and unity of a novel, with recurring characters and interwoven strands of plot and theme. But while Vietnam is central to 'The Things They Carried', it is not simply a book about war.

It is also a book about the human heart - about the terrible weight of those things we carry through our lives.


FJMV Vietnam War fiction, FYB Short stories

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