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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Dial Pr
Publication date January 1, 1999
Pages 341
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780385333788
ISBN-10 0385333781
Dimensions 1 by 5.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Original list price $16.00
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Summaries and Reviews
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“A funny, savage appraisal of a totally automated American society of the future.”—San Francisco Chronicle

Kurt Vonnegut’s first novel spins the chilling tale of engineer Paul Proteus, who must find a way to live in a world dominated by a supercomputer and run completely by machines. Paul’s rebellion is vintage Vonnegut—wildly funny, deadly serious, and terrifyingly close to reality.

Praise for Player Piano

“An exuberant, crackling style . . . Vonnegut is a black humorist, fantasist and satirist, a man disposed to deep and comic reflection on the human dilemma.”—Life

“His black logic . . . gives us something to laugh about and much to fear.”—The New York Times Book Review



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Book cover for 9780385333788 Book cover for 9780440170372
 
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from Dial Pr (January 1, 1999)
9780385333788 | details & prices | 341 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $16.00
About: “A funny, savage appraisal of a totally automated American society of the future.
With V. Y. Kerimov, M. Z. Rachinsky, M. v. Gorfunkel (other contributor) | Reissue edition from Laurel Leaf (July 1, 1997)
9780440170372 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $6.99
This edition also contains Fluid Dynamics of Oil and Gas Reservoirs
About: Vonnegut's spins the chilling tale of  engineer Paul Proteus, who must find a way to live  in a world dominated by a supercomputer and run  completely by machines.

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