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Description - Slaughterhouse 5 by Kurt Vonnegut

Prisoner of war, optometrist, time-traveller - these are the life roles of Billy Pilgrim, hero of this miraculously moving, bitter and funny story of innocence faced with apocalypse. Slaughterhouse 5 is one of the world's great anti-war books. Centring on the infamous fire-bombing of Dresden in the Second World War, Billy Pilgrim's odyssey through time reflects the journey of our own fractured lives as we search for meaning in what we are afraid to know.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780099800200
ISBN-10: 0099800209
Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 129mm x 13mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Vintage Classics
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Publish Date: 21-Mar-1991
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Kurt Vonnegut

Kurt Vonnegut was born in Indianapolis in 1922 and studied biochemistry at Cornell University. During WWII, he served in Europe and, as a prisoner of war in Germany, he witnessed the destruction of Dresden by Allied bombers, an experience which inspired Slaughterhouse- Five. He is the author of thirteen other novels, three collections of stories and five non-fiction books. He died in 2007.

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