Slaughterhouse-five, or, the children's crusade : a duty-dance with death (Book, 1991) [WorldCat.org]
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Slaughterhouse-five, or, the children's crusade : a duty-dance with death

Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Publisher: New York, New York : Dell Publishing, [1991] ©1969
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Billy Pilgrim, an American soldier captured by the Germans, witnesses firebombing and destruction in Dresden. Launched in November, Dell's Kurt Vonnegut reissue program continues with one of the world's great anti-war books. Centering on the infamous firebombing of Dresden, Billy Pilgrim's odyssey through time reflects the mythic journey of our own fractured lives as we search for meaning in what we are afraid to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: War stories
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
War fiction
Science fiction
Satire
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Vonnegut
ISBN: 0812417755 9780812417753 1439501637 9781439501634 0385333846 9780385333849 0385312083 9780385312080 0385289405 9780385289405 9780099800200 0099800209 0808514571 9780808514572 0329058053 075877978X 9780329058050 9780758779786
OCLC Number: 25219490
Notes: Laurel book
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 215 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Other Titles: Slaughterhouse-five
Slaughter house five
Slaughterhouse-5
Slaughter house 5
Children's crusade
Duty-dance with death
Responsibility: by Kurt Vonnegut.

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He is a true artist' New York Times Book ReviewBilly Pilgrim - hapless barber's assistant, successful optometrist, alien abductee, senile widower and soldier - has become unstuck in time.  Read more...

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Marvellous...the writing is pungent, the antics uproarious, the humour suitably black, the wit sharp as a hypodermic * Daily Telegraph * Mr Vonnegut knows a great deal about what is probably the Read more...

 
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