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Slaughterhouse-Five - Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse-Five
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Slaughterhouse-Five, an American classic, is one of the world’s great antiwar 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 fear most.
Slaughterhouse-Five, an American classic, is one of the world’s great antiwar 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 fear most.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780385333849 (0385333846)
ASIN: 385333846
Publisher: Dial Press Trade Paperback
Pages no: 275
Edition language: English
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LindaLeest
LindaLeest rated it
3.0 Slachthuis vijf
Ik vond dit zo'n apart verhaal, en moeilijk om een review over te schrijven.Ik denk namelijk dat het een verhaal is over PTSD (al bestond dat in die tijd nog niet), door oorlogstrauma.En ik denk dat de Tralfamadoriens de Duitsers moeten voorstellen?Overigens werkte dat steeds terugkomende zinnetje '...
Cygan
Cygan rated it
3.0 Ból głowy
Panowie z kabaretu TEJ mówili w jednym skeczu: - Oglądałeś CZTERECH PANCERNYCH? - Gdybyśmy trzy takie czołgi mieli, to byśmy sobie sami tę wojnę wygrali. Był taki szczęśliwy czas, że zaprzestano wyświetlania tego serialu w TV przez zarzut przedstawiania fałszywego obrazu wojny. „Rzeźnia” w nie...
Xxertz
Xxertz rated it
2.0 Slaughterhouse-Five
BLUF: Pass on this classic.Um.. What?I’m not going to lie to you: I had to Google what makes this book so great. I still have no idea why it is popular. Maybe because it was a hit when it came out (for reasons unknown). Maybe it is because of the attempts to censor this book soon after. If you know,...
Book Thoughts
Book Thoughts rated it
4.0 Review of Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut
I am not sure why I had not read this book before now, but I am glad I gave it a shot. What a fascinating short novel about Billy Pilgrim and his experiences in World War II and his life after being at Dresden. It is an interesting psychological look at what war can do to a person, and its take on ...
Listening to the Silence
Listening to the Silence rated it
3.0 Slaughterhouse-Five
Billy Pilgrim has come unstuck in time. A veteran of World War II, an optometrist, and a survivor of an alien abduction, he travels back and forth through time. He opens a door into the past, closes his eyes and wakes up on another planet, has a nervous breakdown and discovers a two bit science fict...
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