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Things They Carried

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 46,954 Ratings and 5,105 Reviews

Book Description
"They carried all the emotional baggage of men who might die. Grief, terror, love, longing--these were intangibles, but the intangibles had their own mass and specific gravity, they had tangible weight. They carried shameful memories. They carried the common secret of cowardice.... Men killed, and died, because they were embarrassed not to."

A finalist for both the 1990 Pulitzer Prize an... More
Book Information
PublisherFlamingo
BindingPaperback (74 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages256
ISBN-100006543944
ISBN-13978-0006543947
Publication Date07/25/1991
The Creators
About Tim O'Brien (Author) : Tim O'Brien is a published author, illustrator, and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Tim O'Brien include The Things They Carried (Unabridged), The... more
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