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The Things They Carried

by Tim O'Brien

Hardcover, 233 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $24 |

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An anniversary edition of a collection of interconnected fictional stories follows the members of an American platoon fighting in the Vietnam War, in a book that mirrors the author's own wartime experiences.

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'Things They Carried' Back From Vietnam

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'The Things They Carried,' 20 Years On

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