Slaughterhouse-Five: A Duty Dance with Death

Slaughterhouse-Five: A Duty Dance with Death

Author: Kurt Vonnegut

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 224 pages

Language: English

ISBN: 9780808514572

Published: November 3rd 1991

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.