If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home
A CLASSIC FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE THINGS THEY CARRIED
Before writing his award-winning Going After Cacciato, Tim O'Brien gave us this intensely personal account of his year as a foot soldier in Vietnam. The author takes us with him to experience combat from behind an infantryman's rifle, to walk the minefields of My Lai, to crawl into the ghostly tunnels, and to explore the ambiguities of manhood and morality in a war gone terribly wrong. Beautifully written and searingly heartfelt, If I Die in a Combat Zone is a masterwork of its genre.
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Review: If I Die in a Combat Zone: Box Me Up and Ship Me HomeUser Review - Samantha Pron - Goodreads
In high school, I read Tim O'Brien's book "The Things They Carried" in a writing class. I fell in love with the book and have frequently read it since then. Sometimes I walk over to my book case, pick ... Read full review
Review: If I Die in a Combat Zone: Box Me Up and Ship Me HomeUser Review - John Heiskell - Goodreads
I did not like this book as much as The Things They Carry, but I still enjoyed reading it. I had a hard time following his frame of mind as he was making his decision about going to Vietnam and then ... Read full review
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