Slaughterhouse-five, or, The children's crusade : a duty-dance with death / by Kurt Vonnegut.
By: Vonnegut, Kurt.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Dial Press., 2005, c1969Edition: Dial Press trade pbk. ed.Description: 275 p. : ill ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0385333846 (pbk.).Other title: Slaughterhouse-five | Children's crusade.Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- FictionGenre/Form: War stories. | Science fiction.
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""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, 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" -- t.p.