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The Things They Carried

The Things They Carried

by Tim O'Brien

The Things They Carried: At Least They Saved on the Checked Baggage Fees True or False

1. Which of the soldiers die at the beginning of the book?→Sergeant Bilko
2. What stance on war does the book take?→That it is the worst thing in the world
3. What does O’Brien say that truth is in war?→A battlefield. Or is that love?
4. What happens to Curt Lemon?→He dies
5. What does O’Brien call emotional truth?→Bravery-truth

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