Everything you need to understand or teach Going After Cacciato by Tim O'Brien.
Paul Berlin is an average American boy from the Midwest, who is been sent to Vietnam in 1968, and on his first day, a man in his platoon dies of fright. Paul Berlin begins to use his imagination to deal with the horrors of war, and a major split from reality begins when another platoon member, Cacciato, deserts and a squad is sent out to capture him.
The story jumps from present to past...
Going After Cacciato Lesson Plans contain 142 pages of teaching material, including: