Slaughterhouse-five, Or, the Children's Crusade: A Duty-dance with Death
Billy Pilgrim is the son of an American barber. He serves as a chaplain's assistant in World War II, is captured by the Germans, and he survives the largest massacre in European history the fire bombing of Dresden. After the war Billy makes a great deal of money as an optometrist, and on his wedding night he is kidnapped by a flying saucer from the planet Tralfamadore. So begins a modern classic by a master storyteller.
1 page matching They mock themselves and glorify their betters. The meanest eating or drinking establishment in this book
Results 1-1 of 1
What people are saying - Write a review
Quintessential Vonnegut that suggests that life's problems should be addressed with "So it goes". Fairly challenging read as time travel made book difficult to follow
Review: Slaughterhouse-FiveUser Review - Shurrn - Goodreads
I picked this up while suffering from the flu this week, so I hope that my memory of this book won't be tainted by how miserable I'm feeling. Equal parts comedy and poignant tragedy, its a story of ... Read full review