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A classic work of American literature that has not stopped changing minds and lives since it burst onto the literary scene, The Things They Carried is a ground-breaking meditation on war, memory, imagination, and the redemptive power of storytelling.    The Things They Carried depicts the men of Alp

Author Tim O'Brien

Pages 256

Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Published Date 2009-10-13

ISBN 9780547420295 0547420293

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katelyn_vallecillo shared a tip "One of the best, most realistic books on war"

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joseph_tantillo shared a tip "Thats a tough one but probably chapter 3 or 4. In the beginning I was hooked and couldn't put the book down"

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rachel_olson_3944 shared a tip "Great book! If you like war books this is a must read. It was a very emotional read for me. #war"

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alysontomblin shared a tip "emotional and personal story about the horrible reality of war. you have to read this book."

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alainamnt23 shared a tip "From Mr. Phethean"

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lil-farrah shared a tip "9/10"

wyatt_hernandez shared a tip "I would say the death of Kiowa sticks with you and really shows the message the book is conveying!"

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nathan_brimhall shared a tip "I had to write an English paper on this last year, and the project was what actually made me enjoy the book! Really good!"

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noah_richardson shared a tip "Cant remember, it's been years. Read it if you want idk"

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jaimin_ahir shared a tip "Yes, it is if you are curious about war and history of USA"

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chris_hanson_4150 shared a tip "Good Vietnam-era story."

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