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The Resource The things they carried ; : In the lake of the woods : 2 works, Tim O'Brien

The things they carried ; : In the lake of the woods : 2 works, Tim O'Brien

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The things they carried ; : In the lake of the woods : 2 works
Title
The things they carried ;
Title remainder
In the lake of the woods : 2 works
Statement of responsibility
Tim O'Brien
Title variation
In the lake of the woods
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a work of fiction
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Language
eng
Summary
  • The Things They Carried depicts 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
  • In the Lake of the Woods examines the lasting impact of the twentieth century's legacy of violence and warfare, both at home and abroad. When long-hidden secrets about the atrocities he committed in Vietnam come to light, a candidate for the U.S. Senate retreats with his wife to a lakeside cabin in northern Minnesota. Within days of their arrival, his wife mysteriously vanishes into the watery wilderness
Summary
A collection of award-winning and utterly moving stories about the madness of the Vietnam war.
Storyline
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Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1991.
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
047693
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DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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a work of fiction
Label
The things they carried ; : In the lake of the woods : 2 works, Tim O'Brien
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
694830084
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
520 pages
Isbn
9780547577517
Lccn
2011029654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)694830084
Label
The things they carried ; : In the lake of the woods : 2 works, Tim O'Brien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
694830084
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
520 pages
Isbn
9780547577517
Lccn
2011029654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)694830084

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