Slaughterhouse-Five

Description

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.

Details

Author(s)
Kurt Vonnegut
Format
Hardback | 215 pages
Dimensions
109 x 173 x 20mm | 136g
Publication date
01 Nov 1991
Publisher
Perfection Learning
Publication City/Country
New York, NY, United States
Language
English
Illustrations note
Illustrations, unspecified
ISBN10
0812417755
ISBN13
9780812417753
Bestsellers rank
13,065