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Armageddon in retrospect : and other new and unpublished writings on war and peace

Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve previously unpublished writings on war and peace include such pieces as an essay on the destruction of Dresden, a story about the first-meal fantasies of three soldiers, and a meditation on the impossibility of shielding children from the temptations of violence.
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Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Aufsatzsammlung
Miscellanées
Named Person: Kurt Vonnegut
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Vonnegut
ISBN: 9780399155086 0399155082 9781607511434 1607511436
OCLC Number: 183266934
Notes: Includes non-fiction and short stories.
Cast: Introduction by Mark Vonnegut.
Description: 232 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Letter from PFC Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., to his family, May 29, 1945 --
Kurt Vonnegut at Clowes Hall, Indianapolis, April 27, 2007 --
Wailing shall be in all streets --
Great day --
Guns before butter --
Happy birthday, 1951 --
Brighten up --
Unicorn trap --
Unknown soldier --
Spoils --
Just you and me, Sammy --
Commandant's desk --
Armageddon in retrospect.
Responsibility: Kurt Vonnegut ; [introduction by Mark Vonnegut].

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Twelve previously unpublished writings on war and peace include such pieces as an essay on the destruction of Dresden, a story about the first-meal fantasies of three soldiers, and a meditation on the impossibility of shielding children from the temptations of violence.

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