The Things He Carried

Author: Stephen Cottrell
Publisher: SPCK
ISBN: 0281062927
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The inspiration for this series of reflections initially came from Tim O Brien's collection of short stories reflecting on his time in Vietnam called The Things They Carried.

The Things They Carried

Author: Tim O'Brien
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547420293
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As a first lieutenant and platoon leader, Jimmy Cross carried a compass, maps,
code books, binoculars, and a .45-caliber pistol that weighed 2.9 pounds fully
loaded. He carried a strobe light and the responsibility for the lives of his men. As
an RTO, Mitchell Sanders carried the PRC-25 radio, a killer, 26 pounds with its
battery. As a medic, Rat Kiley carried a canvas satchel filled with morphine and
plasma and malaria tablets and surgical tape and comic books and all the things
a medic ...

The Things They Carried

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438114842
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Later he felt the need to talk but no one wanted to hear about it. His town had
heard too many atrocity stones to be thrilled by actualities” (Hemingway 145). O'
Brien, after his war, took on the task “of grabbing people by the shirt and
explaining exactly what had happened to me” (179). He explains in The Things
They Carried that it is impossible to know “exactly what had happened.” He wants
us to know all of the things he/they/we did not know about Vietnam and will
probably never ...

The Things He Did

Author: Stephen Cottrell
Publisher: SPCK
ISBN: 0281076243
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The things he did were carefully planned. And in this riveting book, Stephen Cotterell draws out their political and religious significance as Jesus moves towards his greatest and final act – his death and resurrection.

Welcome To Telford

Author: Kathleen Hann
ISBN: 1446140636
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Chapter 10 We carried on doing all the things which we both loved to do and I am
so glad that we had those precious years together. Then Peter had a stroke. We
called for help and then went into hospital and immediately he had another
stroke. He was pining to come home and wasn't improving at all, as soon as he
arrived home he began to improve and although he never fully recovered he
picked up his life again doing the things he loved to do. He carried on driving and
we went ...

The Things He Said

Author: Stephen Cottrell
ISBN: 9780281061976
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The follow-up to the author's highly successful The Things He Carried, this book takes the post-resurrection sayings of Jesus as starting-points and uses the same reflection format.

The Things They Carried

Author: BookCaps Study Guides
Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides
ISBN: 161042705X
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He remembers a time when Azar saw a little boy who had a plastic leg and gave
him some chocolate, or the times Dobbins and Bowker would play checkers in a
foxhole at night, or even the time that Mitchell Sanders mailed his body lice to the
Ohio draft board. He says that he remembers everything and the memories never
stop which is why he always writes about war even when Kathleen tells him to
write about something else. He says to Kathleen that writing about things one ...

Ghostheart A Thriller

Author: R. J. Ellory
Publisher: The Overlook Press
ISBN: 1468312251
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And those that were not ... well, he would leave them standing on the platform
and never give them another thought. They would wave perhaps, and then watch
him roll away soundlessly into the indistinct distance of memory. He did indeed
appear to travel alone, packing only sufficient for his needs, not burdening
himself with things too weighty, like lost loves, forgotten dreams, jealousies,
frustrations and hatred. He carried with him the finer things. Things to share.
Things that weighed ...

Delphi Complete Works Of John Bunyan Illustrated

Author: John Bunyan
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1910630985
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Whence note again, that when God calls a man to this or that work for him, he first
fits him with a suitable spirit. Ezekiel saith, when God bid him stand upon his feet,
that the Spirit entered into him, and set him upon his feet (Eze 2:1,2). 'And he
carried me away,' &c. Mark, And he carried me [away] &c. As a man must have
much of the Spirit that sees much of God, and his goodly matters; so he must be
also carried away with it; he must by it be taken off from things carnal and earthly,
and ...

The Things They Carried

Author: Total Class Notes
Publisher: Total Class Notes
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Dave JensenIs happy that he does not have to mourn over the death of his friend
because he broke their pact and did not kill his friend. AzarTreats his fellow
soldiers and Vietnamese civilians with no respect and even taunts them. Uses his
mean and savage personality as a defense mechanism that we see unravel
towards the end of the novel when he assists his company in retrieving Kiowa's
dead body. Bobby JorgensonReplaces Rat Kiley as the Company's medic. Treats
O'Brien ...