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Fates worse than death : an autobiographical collage

Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 1992, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this revealing collection of essays, Vonnegut examines the issues and events (both personal and social) that shaped the last decade. Ranging from an intimate portrait of his family to a biting commentary of ex-son-in-law Geraldo Rivera to the 1945 firebombing of Dresden, Germany, where he was a POW, this book "offers a rare insight into an author who has customarily hidden his heart" (New York Times).
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Vonnegut, Kurt.
Fates worse than death.
New York : Berkley Books, 1992, ©1991
(OCoLC)681050941
Named Person: Kurt Vonnegut; Kurt Vonnegut
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Vonnegut
ISBN: 0425134067 9780425134061
OCLC Number: 26523103
Description: 240 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Kurt Vonnegut.

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In this revealing collection of essays, Vonnegut examines the issues and events (both personal and social) that shaped the last decade. Ranging from an intimate portrait of his family to a biting commentary of ex-son-in-law Geraldo Rivera to the 1945 firebombing of Dresden, Germany, where he was a POW, this book "offers a rare insight into an author who has customarily hidden his heart" (New York Times).

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