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The Things They Carried

The Things They Carried (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged)

By O'Brien, Tim
Read by Cranston, Bryan

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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 depic...ts the men of Alpha Company: Jimmy Cross, Henry Dobbins, Rat Kiley, Mitchell Sanders, Norman Bowker, Kiowa, and the character Tim O?Brien, who has survived his tour in Vietnam to become a father and writer at the age of forty-three. Taught everywhere ? from high school classrooms to graduate seminars in creative writing ? it has become required reading for any American and continues to challenge readers in their perceptions of fact and fiction, war and peace, courage and fear and longing.
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ISBN 9781455851591
Released AU 5 Nov 2013
Publisher Brilliance Corporation
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged
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ISBN-13 9781455851591
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Brilliance Corporation
Imprint Brilliance Audio
Released 5 Nov 2013
Publication Country United States United States
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged
Edition Unabridged
Author(s) By O'Brien, Tim
Read by Cranston, Bryan
Category Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Modern Fiction
War Fiction
Short Stories
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Width: 127mm
Height: 140mm
Spine: 19mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 159g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Psychological fiction, War stories, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Veterans, Audiobooks
NBS Text War Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade