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Slaughterhouse-five: A Duty-Dance With Death
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Dial Pr
Publication date January 1, 1999
Pages 275
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780385333849
ISBN-10 0385333846
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $16.00
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Billy Pilgrim returns home from the Second World War only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Slaughterhouse-Five, an American classic, is one of the world’s great antiwar books. Centering on the infamous firebombing of Dresden, Billy Pilgrim’s odyssey through time reflects the mythic journey of our own fractured lives as we search for meaning in what we fear most.

Editions
Hardcover
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Large print edition from G K Hall & Co (March 1, 1998); titled "Slaughterhouse-five: Or the Children's Crusade : A Duty-Dance With Death"
9780783883700 | details & prices | 232 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $27.95
About: Billy Pilgrim returns home from the Second World War only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present
25 anv edition from Delacorte Pr (March 1, 1994); titled "Slaughterhouse-five: Or the Children's Crusade : A Duty-Dance With Death"
9780385312080 | details & prices | 205 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $25.00
About: Billy Pilgrim, a chaplain's assistant during the Second World War, returns home only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present
from Peter Smith Pub Inc (June 1, 1989); titled "Slaughterhouse-five"
9780844663661 | details & prices | List price $18.00
About: Kurt Vonnegut's absurdist classic Slaughterhouse-Five introduces us to Billy Pilgrim, a man who becomes 'unstuck in time' after he is abducted by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore.
from Delacorte Pr (October 18, 1923); titled "Slaughterhouse-five"
9780385289375 | details & prices | List price $7.95
About: Slaughterhous-Five is one of the world's great anti-war books.
Paperback
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The price comparison is for this edition
Reissue edition from Dial Pr (January 1, 1999); titled "Slaughterhouse-five: A Duty-Dance With Death"
9780385333849 | details & prices | 275 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $16.00
About: Billy Pilgrim returns home from the Second World War only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present
With Kurt Vonnegut | from Delta (January 1, 1999); titled "Slaughterhouse-five"
9789990016659 | details & prices | 275 pages | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $0.02
This edition also contains Slaughterhouse-Five, Slaughterhouse-five
from Dell Pub Co (December 1, 1991); titled "Slaughterhouse-five: A Duty Dance With Death"
9780440180296 | details & prices | 215 pages | 4.50 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $7.99
About: Billy Pilgrim survives capture by the Gemans in World War II, the Dresden bombings, and the struggle for financial success only to be kidnapped in a flying saucer and taken to the planet Tralfamadore
Reissue edition from Monarch Notes (June 1, 1986); titled "Slaughterhouse-five"
9780671009205 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $3.95
With Kurt Vonnegut | from Delta (February 15, 1970)
9780385289405 | details & prices | List price $9.95
This edition also contains Slaughterhouse-Five
About: Slaughterhouse-Five is one of the world's great anti-war books.
CD/Spoken Word
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With Kurt Vonnegut | Mp3 una edition from Audible Studios on Brilliance audio (July 14, 2015); titled "Slaughterhouse-five"
9781491589892 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | List price $14.99
This edition also contains Slaughterhouse-Five, Slaughterhouse-five
About: Slaughterhouse-Five is one of the world's great anti-war books.
Cassette/Spoken Word
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With Ethan Hawke (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Caedmon Audio Cassette (November 1, 2003); titled "Slaughterhouse-five"
9780060564926 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $25.95
About: Billy Pilgrim, a chaplain's assistant during the Second World War, returns home only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present.
With Jose Ferrer (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Dh Audio (June 1, 1999); titled "Slaughterhouse-five"
9780886464950 | details & prices | 4.75 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $16.99
About: Billy Pilgrim, a chaplain's assistant during the Second World War, returns home only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present.
from Harperaudio (July 1, 1994); titled "Slaughterhouse-five"
9781559949255 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.10 lbs | List price $5.99
About: Billy Pilgrim, a chaplain's assistant during the Second World War, returns home only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present.
Prebinding
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from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999); titled "Slaughterhouse-five: Or the Children's Crusade : A Duty-Dance With Death"
9780808514572 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $18.40
About: Billy Pilgrim survives capture by the Gemans in World War II, the Dresden bombings, and the struggle for financial success only to be kidnapped in a flying saucer and taken to the planet Tralfamadore

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