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

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

Label
Slaughterhouse-five, or, The children's crusade : a duty-dance with death
Title
Slaughterhouse-five, or, The children's crusade
Title remainder
a duty-dance with death
Statement of responsibility
Kurt Vonnegut
Title variation
  • Slaughterhouse-five
  • Children's crusade
Title variation remainder
or, The childrens crusade : a duty-dance with death
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Summary
Billy Pilgrim, a chaplain's assistant during the Second World War, returns home only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
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060706
Cataloging source
IOS
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Vonnegut, Kurt
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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850
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Free will and determination
Target audience
adult
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or, The children's crusade : a duty-dance with death
Label
Slaughterhouse-five, or, The children's crusade : a duty-dance with death, Kurt Vonnegut
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Publication
Note
"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."
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Dial Press trade pbk. ed.
Extent
275 p.
Isbn
9780385333849
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)456550074
Label
Slaughterhouse-five, or, The children's crusade : a duty-dance with death, Kurt Vonnegut
Publication
Note
"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."
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Dial Press trade pbk. ed.
Extent
275 p.
Isbn
9780385333849
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)456550074

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