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The Resource War in Tim O'Brien's The things they carried, Gary Wiener, book editor

War in Tim O'Brien's The things they carried, Gary Wiener, book editor

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War in Tim O'Brien's The things they carried
Title
War in Tim O'Brien's The things they carried
Statement of responsibility
Gary Wiener, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how war is represented in literature through the use of essays and interviews on Tim O'Brien's "The Things They Carried."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3565.B75
LC item number
T4893 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Wiener, Gary
Series statement
Social issues in literature
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  • O'Brien, Tim
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • War in literature
Label
War in Tim O'Brien's The things they carried, Gary Wiener, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-214) and index
Contents
Background on Tim O'Brien : The life of Tim O'Brien / Vietnam War Reference Library ; Civilians do not understand war / Tim O'Brien ; O'Brien is more than just a Vietnam War writer / Don Lee ; Applying Vietnam's lessons to the Iraq War / Tim O'Brien , as told to Patrick Hicks -- War in The things they carried : O'Brien makes his peace with wat / Robert R. Harris ; The things they carried depicts the moral complexity of war / Marilyn Wesley ; The things they carried contains fictitious truths / Steven Kaplan ; O'Brien blurs the line between fact and fiction / Don Ringnalda ; The things they carried is a war story about writing war stories / Catherine Calloway ; O'Brien uses storytelling to ease the trauma of war / Mark Heberle ; O'Brien writes his way to spiritual redemption / Alex Vernon ; Tim O'Brien struggles with guilt over the war / Tobey C. Herzog ; The things they carried presents a complicated view of gender / Susan Farrell ; "Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong" redefines women's role in war / Katherine Kinney ; Homer's Iliad provides insights into O'Brien's The things they carried / Christopher Michael McDonough ; True war stories have no easy answers / Milton J. Bates ; O'Brien offers no resolution at the conclusion of his book / Robin Blyn -- Contemporary perspectives on war ; We must not repeat the mistakes we made in Vietnam / Robert J. Bresler ; The Vietnam and Iraq Wars are indefensible / John Pilger ; The Vietnam War is still with us / Peter Edidin ; Selective conscientious objection to war should be legalized / Gregory D. Foster ; Soldiers can fall in love with war / Daniel Stone ; We must do more to help veterans with PTSD / Michael M. Faenza
Control code
ocn663953786
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
222 p.
Isbn
9780737754599
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2011005931
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)663953786
Label
War in Tim O'Brien's The things they carried, Gary Wiener, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-214) and index
Contents
Background on Tim O'Brien : The life of Tim O'Brien / Vietnam War Reference Library ; Civilians do not understand war / Tim O'Brien ; O'Brien is more than just a Vietnam War writer / Don Lee ; Applying Vietnam's lessons to the Iraq War / Tim O'Brien , as told to Patrick Hicks -- War in The things they carried : O'Brien makes his peace with wat / Robert R. Harris ; The things they carried depicts the moral complexity of war / Marilyn Wesley ; The things they carried contains fictitious truths / Steven Kaplan ; O'Brien blurs the line between fact and fiction / Don Ringnalda ; The things they carried is a war story about writing war stories / Catherine Calloway ; O'Brien uses storytelling to ease the trauma of war / Mark Heberle ; O'Brien writes his way to spiritual redemption / Alex Vernon ; Tim O'Brien struggles with guilt over the war / Tobey C. Herzog ; The things they carried presents a complicated view of gender / Susan Farrell ; "Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong" redefines women's role in war / Katherine Kinney ; Homer's Iliad provides insights into O'Brien's The things they carried / Christopher Michael McDonough ; True war stories have no easy answers / Milton J. Bates ; O'Brien offers no resolution at the conclusion of his book / Robin Blyn -- Contemporary perspectives on war ; We must not repeat the mistakes we made in Vietnam / Robert J. Bresler ; The Vietnam and Iraq Wars are indefensible / John Pilger ; The Vietnam War is still with us / Peter Edidin ; Selective conscientious objection to war should be legalized / Gregory D. Foster ; Soldiers can fall in love with war / Daniel Stone ; We must do more to help veterans with PTSD / Michael M. Faenza
Control code
ocn663953786
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
222 p.
Isbn
9780737754599
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2011005931
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)663953786

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