The Things They Carried - Tim O''Brien.
By: Bloom, Harold.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Bloom''s Modern Critical Interpretations: Publisher: New York : Infobase Publishing, 2011Description: 1 online resource (171 p.).ISBN: 9781438137148.Subject(s): O''Brien, Tim, --1946- --Things they carried | Vietnam War, 1961-1975 --Literature and the warGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Things They Carried - Tim O''BrienDDC classification: 813/.54 LOC classification: PS3565.B75T4885 2011Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; Editor's Note; Introduction; The Things They Carried as Composite Novel; The Perspectives of Other Characters; "Excremental Assault" in Tim O'Brien: Trauma and Recovery in Vietnam War Literature; Undying Uncertainty; Challenging the Law of Courage and Heroic Identification in Tim O'Brien's If I Die in a Combat Zone and The Things They Carried; "Afraid To Admit We Are Not Achilles": Facing Hector's Dilemma in Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried; The Role of the Ideal (Female) Reader in Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried: Why Should Real Women Play?
Tim O'Brien and Gender: A Defense of The Things They CarriedSalvation, Storytelling, and Pilgrimage in Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried; Chronology; Contributors; Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Index
This collection of stories from Tim O''Brien paints an often-brutal portrait of soldiers'' lives during the Vietnam War. More than two decades after its initial publication, this new classic of American fiction is being featured for the first time in the long-running Bloom''s Modern Critical Interpretations series. Complete with an introduction from the venerable Harold Bloom, and featuring a chronology of O''Brien''s life, a bibliography of his works, and an index for reference, this volume of critical essays is a valuable source for students of literature studying The Things They Carried.
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