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Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©1952.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vonnegut's first novel, an unforgiving portrait of an automated and totalitarian future, was published in 1952. A human revolt against the machines which control life was arranged by the machines themselves to prove the futility of such resistance. Visionary and unrelenting, this is felt by some critics to be Vonnegut's best and most original novel.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Black humor
Satirical literature
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Vonnegut
ISBN: 0385333781 9780385333788 0440069882 9780440069881
OCLC Number: 618922
Notes: "A Seymour Lawrence book."
Description: 295 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

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Vonnegut's first novel, an unforgiving portrait of an automated and totalitarian future, was published in 1952. A human revolt against the machines which control life was arranged by the machines themselves to prove the futility of such resistance. Visionary and unrelenting, this is felt by some critics to be Vonnegut's best and most original novel.

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