If I Die In a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

By O'Brien, Tim

TIM O’BRIEN received the 1979 National Book Award in fiction for Going After Cacciato. His other works include the Pulitzer finalist and a New York Times Book of the Century, The Things They Carried; the acclaimed novels Tomcat in Love and Northern Lights; and the national bestselling memoir If I Die in a Combat Zone. His novel In the Lake of the Woods received the James Fenimore Cooper Prize from the Society of American Historians and was named the best novel of 1994 by Time. In 2010 he received the Katherine Anne Porter Award for a distinguished lifetime body of work and in 2012 he received the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award from the Dayton Literary Peace Prize Foundation. He was awarded the Pritzker Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing in 2013.

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Available copies

No cover image available

If I Die in a Combat Zone Box Me Up & Ship me Home

by O'brien, Tim

Seller
Quintessential Rare Books, LLC
Published
1973
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$2,500.00

Show Details

Description:
Delacorte Press, 1973 First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by the author on a laid in signature. A beautiful dustjacket that is rich in color with light wear to the edges. This original First Printing dustjacket has the printed price present on the front flap. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL cloth. The binding is tight, and the boards are… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$2,500.00
No cover image available

If I Die In A Combat Zone Box Me Up & Ship Me Home

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
Evergreen Books LLC
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$1,650.00

Show Details

Description:
Delacorte Press, 1973 First printing; light edgewear, small closed tears, soiling and a small chip on spine of otherwise bright dust jacket with $5.95 price intact; one crease to front flap and several creases and wrinkling to rear flap of dust jacket; foxing to top page edges of book; pages are tight as though possibly this copy was unread; o/w… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$1,650.00
No cover image available

IF I DIE IN A COMBAT ZONE Box Me Up & Ship Me Home

by O'BRIEN, TIM

Seller
Gian Luigi Fine Books Inc.
Published
1973
Condition
VG
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$1,495.00

Show Details

Description:
NY: DELACORTE PRESS/SEYMOUR LAWRENCE, 1973. author's first book. nice, clean copy! small crease to inner dj flaps. touch of wear to the crown area of an unclipped dj. no markings of any kind.. First Edition. Hardcover. VG/VG.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$1,495.00
image of If I die in a combat zone box me up and ship me home

If I die in a combat zone box me up and ship me home

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
Rulon-Miller Books
Published
1973
Item Price
$1,150.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Delacourt Press / Seymour Lawrence, 1973. First edition of the author's first book, 8vo, pp. [8], 199; fine copy in a fine, price-clipped dust jacket. Among the greatest of the Vietnam War novels.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$1,150.00
No cover image available

If I Die in a Combat Zone Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

by O'brien, Tim

Seller
Jay W. Nelson, Bookseller
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$600.00

Show Details

Description:
Delacorte, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). First Edition. Page edges dirty and couple corners lightly bumped. Surface scuffing to rear endpaper. Small "Bookmobile" stamp to bottom of copyright page. Couple half-inch tears to jacket and the usual creasing to jacket flaps. Inscribed and signed by O'Brien on the title page..
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$600.00
No cover image available

If I Die in a Combat Zone Box Me Up & Ship Me Home.

by O'Brien, Tim.

Seller
Waverley Books
Published
1973
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
Reprint; Third Printing
Item Price
$500.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Delacorte Press.. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1973. Reprint; Third Printing. Hardcover. Third printing from year of publication. Fine in fine 'first issue' dust jacket. Author's FIRST book. ; 5 3/4" 8 1/4"; 199 pages .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$500.00
image of IF I DIE IN A COMBAT ZONE Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

IF I DIE IN A COMBAT ZONE Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
Rare Book Cellar
Published
1973
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
Item Price
$335.70

Show Details

Description:
New York: Delacorte Press. 1973. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Ex-library with the usual markings. Spine is slightly cocked. Crease to FEP and tape stains to boards. Small blemish and stain to jacket base at spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$335.70
image of If I Die In A Combat Zone, Box Me Up And Ship Me Home

If I Die In A Combat Zone, Box Me Up And Ship Me Home

by O'brien, Tim

Seller
Granada Bookstore (Member IOBA)
Published
2008
Condition
As New
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$269.99

Show Details

Description:
Norwalk, Connecticut, U. S. A.: Easton Press, 2008. First Thus . Hardcover. As New/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Easton Press Collector's Edition (First Thus). The Book Is Bound In Dark Blue Leather With Three Raised Bands On The Spine. Gilt Stamped Lettering And Decorations On The Front And Spine. All… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$269.99
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

by Tim O'Brien

Seller
Books Express
Published
1992-08-09
Condition
New
ISBN
9780440343110
Item Price
$133.36

Show Details

Description:
1992-08-09. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$133.36
No cover image available

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

by O’Brien, Tim

Seller
Book Corner Tampa Bay
Published
1973
Condition
very good with very good dust jacket, a solid copy overall but with a list of minor flaws. see the following description. 8vo. v
Edition
1st edition, 1st printing.
Item Price
$106.00

Show Details

Description:
New York:: Delacorte Press, 1973. 1st edition, 1st printing.. hardcover. very good with very good dust jacket, a solid copy overall but with a list of minor flaws. see the following description. 8vo. viii+199pp. split dark and pale green cloth binding. author’s first book.. roughly the bottom half inch of the title page has been clipped - can’t… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$106.00
No cover image available

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
On The Road Books
Published
1973
Condition
Almost Fine
Edition
3rd Printing
Item Price
$100.00

Show Details

Description:
NY: Delacorte, 1973 Book is slightly "cocked" - light touch of soil on top paper edges, 2 small spots on rear panel, bit of shelf wear to top edge of spine. 199pp. Army Green Cloth. Firm, crisp lettering on spine. Stated 3rd Printing. Tight, bright copy. Firm corners. No remainder mark. No internal names, notes or markings. No DJ present.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$100.00
No cover image available

IF I DIE IN A COMBAT ZONE BOX ME UP AND SHIP ME HOME

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$75.00

Show Details

Description:
Delacorte, 1973. 199pp. Light greeen cloth spine with green boards, DJ VG, DJ flaps have light scrapes on flaps, EX-LIB, minimal markings, few scrapes and tape marks on end pages and couple small stains on covers, few tint brown stains in margins of text, corner tips of book slightly bumped, 3rd Printing, 1973, "personal account of his year as a… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$75.00
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

by Tim O'Brien

Seller
Books Express
Published
1992-08-09
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780440343110
Item Price
$44.05

Show Details

Description:
1992-08-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$44.05
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

by Tim O'Brien

Seller
Ergodebooks
Published
1992-06-02
Condition
Used:Good
ISBN
9780440343110
Item Price
$33.80

Show Details

Description:
Laurel, 1992-06-02. Mass Market Paperback. Used:Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$33.80
No cover image available

If I Die In a Combat Zone Box Me Up & Ship Me Home

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
Blue Leaf Books
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$22.00

Show Details

Description:
Paperback. Fine. First Laurel Printing, March 1979 mass market paperback. Cover, text and binding look almost brand new.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$22.00
No cover image available

IF I DIE IN A COMBAT ZONE, BOX ME UP AND SHIP ME HOME

by O'BRIEN, TIM

Seller
Vintage-Books
Published
1979
Condition
VG IN WRAPS. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. WRAPS LIGHTLY CREASED. Pages: 205.
Edition
1ST THUS.
Item Price
$14.00

Show Details

Description:
NEW YORK: LAUREL EDITIONS/DELL. VG IN WRAPS. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. WRAPS LIGHTLY CREASED. Pages: 205. . 1979. 1ST THUS.. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK.. PAGES CLEAN & TIGHT. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.00
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

by Tim O'Brien

Seller
Ergodebooks
Published
1992-06-02
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780440343110
Item Price
$9.46

Show Details

Description:
Laurel, 1992-06-02. Mass Market Paperback. Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.46
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

by O'Brien, Tim (Author)

Seller
Adventures Underground
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780767904438
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
Broadway Books, 1999. Later Printing. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Used Book: Trade Paperback Standard used condition. Reading copy or better.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

by Tim O'Brien

Seller
Better World Books
Condition
Used - Very Good
ISBN
9780440343110
Item Price
$6.47

Show Details

Description:
Laurel. Used - Very Good. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.47
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

by Tim O'Brien

Seller
Better World Books
Condition
Used - Good
ISBN
9780440343110
Item Price
$6.47

Show Details

Description:
Laurel. Used - Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.47
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone  Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

by Tim. O'Brien

Seller
Universe Of Books
Published
September 1, 1999
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780767904438
Item Price
$6.20

Show Details

Description:
Clean, square uncreased spine, no writing or marks, a few creased page corners.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.20
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone  Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
Readers' Cove Used Books & Gallery
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780767904438
Item Price
$6.00

Show Details

Description:
Broadway Books. Very Good. 1999. Paperback. 0767904435 . Glossy covers, solid binding. Minimal wear. Clean unmarked pages. ; 7.60 X 5.20 X 0.70 inches; 224 pages .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.00
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box me Up and Ship Me Home

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
Orion LLC
Published
1992-06-02
Condition
Acceptable
ISBN
9780440343110
Item Price
$5.11

Show Details

Description:
Laurel, 1992-06-02. Mass Market Paperback. Acceptable.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.11
image of If I Die in a Combat Zone  Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

If I Die in a Combat Zone Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

by O'Brien, Tim

Seller
Becker's Books
Published
1999
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780767904438
Item Price
$5.00

Show Details

Description:
Broadway Books. Good. 1999. Paperback. 0767904435 . 7.60 X 5.20 X 0.70 inches; 240 pages .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.00