Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Reads Slaughterhouse Five
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Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Reads Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut

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Published by Caedmon .
Written in English

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  • Audio - Drama / Poetry

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The Physical Object
FormatAudio Cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12096690M
ISBN 10155994580X
ISBN 109781559945806

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SLAUGHTERHOUSE-FIVE OR THE CHILDREN'S CRUSADE A Duty-dance with Death KURT VONNEGUT, JR. [NAL Release #21] [15 jan – OCR errors removed – v1] 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,File Size: KB. Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse-Five. LOGIN / REGISTER for bookmarks and favorites Menu The New York Times Book Review "OUR FINEST BLACK HUMORIST. We laugh in self-defense." He was up. He was reading. Everybody else in his house was asleep. "Listen--" I said, "I'm writing this book about Dresden. I'd like some help Ratings:   After briefly touching on his World War II experience in other his other books, Vonnegut in delivered to the reading public a book dealing with the Dresden bombing. Slaughterhouse Five is the story of Billy Pilgrim, like Vonnegut, a young infantry scout captured by the Germans in the Battle of the Bulge and taken to Dresden where he and. The lucky winner was Slaughterhouse-Five, by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., published I found this little book at a used library sale for 25 cents and read it in three days. Before I talk about it, however, I have an opinion concerning this whole banned books situation.

  Salman Rushdie on what the books “Slaughterhouse-Five,” by Kurt Vonnegut, “Catch,” by Joseph Heller, and others tell us about the nature of war and humanity. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut Jr. is a story about time travel and war and a fascinating character who just refuses to fight for a useless cause and he chooses to stand down and not take the path of war. : Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel (Modern Library Best Novels) (): Vonnegut, Kurt: BooksCited by: If, like me, you like to know a tiny bit about a book before reading it, you will know that Slaughterhouse 5 is an anti-war book. Upon reading the first chapter, I was rather wrong-footed. It is the first chapter and doesn’t come with a heading of ‘introduction’ or ‘foreword’ yet it /5(K).

  The novel is one of the most widely read antiwar books of the late twentieth century. It was written during the height of the Vietnam War but, as I said, it depicts the bombing of Dresden during WW2. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr ” Pingback: Book Review Hocus Pocus by Kurt Vonnegut – Chrisy Loves. Slaughterhouse Five Or the Childrens Crusade a Duty Dance with Death by Kurt Vonnegut, Kurt Jr Vonnegut available in Mass Market on , also read synopsis and reviews. Selected by the Modern Library as one of the best novels of all time Slaughterhouse-Five, an /5(11). Slaughterhouse Five or the Children's Crusade: A Duty-Dance with Death by Vonnegut, Kurt Jr. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at SLAUGHTER-HOUSE FIVE [Kurt VONNEGUT JR.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. SLAUGHTER-HOUSE FIVE/5(K).