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Slaughterhouse-five, or, The children's crusade : a duty-dance with death

Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Publisher: New York : Dial Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : Dial Press trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Billy Pilgrim returns home from the Second World War only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present.
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Genre/Form: War stories
Fiction
Science fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Vonnegut
ISBN: 0385333846 9780385333849
OCLC Number: 62885771
Notes: "A fourth-generation German-American now living in easy circumstances on Cape Cod (and smoking too much), who, as an American infantry scout hors de combat, as a prisoner of war, witnessed the fire-bombing of Dresden, Germany, "The Florence of the Elbe," a long time ago, and survived to tell the tale. This is a novel somewhat in the telegraphic schizophrenic manner of tales of the planet Tralfamadore, where the flying saucers come from. Peace."
Description: 275 p. ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Slaughterhouse-five
Children's crusade
Responsibility: by Kurt Vonnegut.
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Billy Pilgrim returns home from the Second World War only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present.

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