Tim O'Brien (author)

O'Brien at the 2012 Texas Book Festival '''William Timothy "Tim" O'Brien''' (born October 1, 1946) is an American novelist. He is best known for his book ''The Things They Carried'' (1990), a collection of linked semi-autobiographical stories inspired by O'Brien's experiences in the Vietnam War. In 2010, the ''New York Times'' described O'Brien's book as a Vietnam classic. In addition, he is known for his war novel, ''Going After Cacciato'' (1978), also about wartime Vietnam, and later novels about postwar lives of veterans.

O'Brien has held the endowed chair at the MFA program of Texas State University–San Marcos every other academic year since 2003–2004 (2003–2004, 2005–2006, 2007–2008, 2009–2010, and 2011–2012). Provided by Wikipedia
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by O'Brien, Tim, 1946-
Published 1999
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by O'Brien, Tim, 1946-
Published 1999
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by O'Brien, Tim, 1946-
Published 1990
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by O'Brien, Tim, 1946-
Published 2013
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by O'Brien, Tim, 1946-
Published 2006
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