Question: English & Literature

Why did Tim O'Brien write The Things They Carried?
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There are numerous conflicts. Man vs Man (hey it's a war), Man versus self (Jimmy Cross dealing with Ted's death).

MHood2 | 739 days ago

He wrote it as a type of therapy for himself as a way to deal with everything he'd experienced in the Vietnam war. 

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(guest) | 739 days ago