eBook Critical Companion To: Tim O’brien, A Literary References To His Life And Work, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1438136617
  • ISBN-13: 9781438136615
  • DDC: 813.54
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 488 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released September 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

Provides an up-to-date resource for students interested in the author, Tim O’Brien. This volume examines O’Brien’s life and his most important works, including all of his major essays and many of his novels.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Content.
Introduction.
1: Biography.
2: O’Brien, Tim (1946– ).
3: Works A to Z.
4: “Calling Home” (1977).
5: “Civil Defense” (1980).
6: “Class of ’68” (1998).
7: “Claudia Mae’s Wedding Day” (1973).
8: “Enemies and Friends”.
9: “Faith” (1996).
10: “Field Trip” (1990).
11: “The Fisherman” (1977).
12: “The Ghost Soldiers” (1981).
13: Going After Cacciato (1978).
14: “Going after Cacciato” (1976).
15: “Half Gone” (2002).
16: “How to Tell a True War Story” (1987).
17: “How Unhappy They were” (1994).
18: If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home (1973).
19: “In the Field” (1989).
20: In the Lake of the Woods (1994).
21: “July ’69”.
22: July, July (2002).
23: “Keeping Watch by Night” (1976).
24: “Landing Zone Bravo” (1975).
25: “Little People” (2001).
26: “The Lives of the Dead” (1989).
27: “Loon Point” (1993).
28: “The Magic Show” (1991).
29: “A Man of Melancholy Disposition” (1974).
30: “Nogales” (1999).
31: Northern Lights (1975).
32: The Nuclear Age (1985).
33: “The Nuclear Age” (1979).
34: “On the Rainy River” (1990).
35: “The People We Marry” (1992).
36: “Quantum Jumps” (1983).
37: “Speaking of Courage” (1976).
38: “The Streak” (1998).
39: “Sweetheart of the Song Tra Bong” (1989).
40: “Telling Tails” (2009).
41: The Things They Carried (1990).
42: “The Things They Carried” (1986).
43: Tomcat in Love (1998).
44: “Too Skinny” (2001).
45: “Underground Tests” (1985).
46: “The Vietnam in Me” (1994).
47: “The Way it Mostly was” (1976).
48: “What went Wrong” (2002).
49: “Where have you Gone, Charming Billy?” (1975).
50: “Winnipeg” (2000).
51: Related People, Places, and Topics.
52: Achilles.
53: Adjemian, Kathy O’Brien.
54: AIT.
55: AK-47.
56: Alpha Company.
57: Americal Division.
58: Anderson, Captain Ben.
59: Andros.
60: Angle Inlet.
61: Ankara, Turkey.
62: Annamese Cordillera.
63: AO.
64: Appel, J. W. and G. W. Beebe.
65: Apollo 11.
66: AR-15.
67: Aristotle.
68: Armour Meats.
69: Arndahl’s Mini-Mart.
70: Arrowhead.
71: ARVN.
72: Athens, Greece.
73: Auden, Wystan Hugh.
74: Austerlitz.
75: Austin, Minnesota.
76: Austin, Texas.
77: Autry, Gene.
78: AWOL.
79: AWOL Bag.
80: “Backflash”.
81: Badlands.
82: Baez, Joan.
83: “The Balance of Power”.
84: Bangor, Maine.
85: Bao Dai.
86: Barbarella.
87: Barker, Bob.
88: Batangan Peninsula.
89: Battle of Little Bighorn.
90: Beardslee, Frank.
91: De Beauvais, Vincent.
92: Benson’s Funeral Home.
93: Bierce, Ambrose.
94: Bikini Atoll.
95: Bishop, Elizabeth.
96: Black Jack Gum.
97: Bogart, Humphrey.
98: Bonn, Germany.
99: Bonnie and Clyde.
100: Book of Revelation.
101: BOQ.
102: Borden, Lizzie.
103: The Bottle Top.
104: Bouncing Betty.
105: Von Braun, Wernher.
106: Brezhnev, Leonid.
107: Brigadoon.
108: Bronze Star.
109: Bull of Karelia.
110: Bundy, McGeorge.
111: C-4 Explosives.
112: CA.
113: CACK.
114: Calley, Lieutenant William.
115: Cao Dai.
116: Carew, Rod.
117: Carlson, Richard.
118: Caro, Robert A..
119: Carter, Jimmy.
120: Cass, Mama.
121: Centennial Beach.
122: Centerville Junior College.
123: Chandni Chowk.
124: Charlie.
125: Charlie Company.
126: Château-Thierry, France.
127: Chautauqua Park.
128: Chekhov, Anton.
129: Chic’s Tavern.
130: Chieu Hoi.
131: Chinook.
132: Chittagong, Bangladesh.
133: Cholon.
134: Chu Lai Combat Center.
135: CID.
136: Cisco Kid.
137: Von Clausewitz, Carl.
138: Claymore Mines.
139: Cleveland Heights Senior High.
140: Code of Conduct.
141: Cold War.
142: Combat Infantryman Badge.
143: The Committee.
144: Conelrad.
145: Cong Giao.
146: Connell, Evan S..
147: Coolidge, Calvin.
148: Cooper, Gary.
149: Costain, Thomas.
150: Crater, Judge Joseph Force.
151: C Rations.
152: Crazy Horse.
153: Crippled Children’s School.
154: Crito.
155: Crossan, John Dominic.
156: Cuban Missile Crisis.
157: Custer, General George Armstrong.
158: Custer Days.
159: Daley, Richard.
160: Damascus Lutheran Church.
161: Da Nang, Vietnam.
162: Danube River.
163: Darton Hall College.
164: Darvon.
165: David, Lester.
166: Delhi.
167: Delhi Express.
168: Dellinger, Dave.
169: Des Moines River.
170: Detroit.
171: Dewey, Thomas E..
172: Diem Diem River.
173: Diem, Ngo Dinh.
174: Dillon, Matt.
175: Dink.
176: The Divine Comedy.
177: Doines, Rennard.
178: Domino Theory.
179: Donut Dollies.
180: Dostoyevsky, Fyodor.
181: Draft.
182: Dumas, Alexandre.
183: Dunn, J. P..
184: Dustoff.
185: Dylan, Bob.
186: Dysentery.
187: E-8.
188: Eden Prairie.
189: Eiffel Tower.
190: Einstein, Albert.
191: Eisenhower Avenue.
192: Eisenhower, Dwight D..
193: Ellis, Richard.
194: Emerson College.
195: 48th Vietcong Battalion.