The Resource Slaughterhouse five, [or, the children's crusade] : [a duty dance with death], by Kurt Vonnegut

Slaughterhouse five, [or, the children's crusade] : [a duty dance with death], by Kurt Vonnegut

Label
Slaughterhouse five, [or, the children's crusade] : [a duty dance with death]
Title
Slaughterhouse five, [or, the children's crusade]
Title remainder
[a duty dance with death]
Statement of responsibility
by Kurt Vonnegut
Title variation
  • Children's crusade, a duty dance with death
  • Slaughterhouse five
  • Slaughterhouse 5
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In this powerful contemporary classic, Kurt Vonnegut exposes the insanity and inhumanity of war through the lens of absurdism. Billy Pilgrim, a traumatized American POW who survived the Dresden bombing during World War II, becomes unstuck in time after he is abducted by aliens. Under their watchful gaze, he must relive his life over and over again, coming at last to some understanding of the human comedy
  • Billy Pilgrim, a traumatized American POW who survived the Dresden bombing during World War II, is abducted by aliens and forced to watch his life over and over again until he comes to some understanding. Known as a signature antiwar novel and a cry of protest against brutality in the service of authority
Cataloging source
OEK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vonnegut, Kurt
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3572.O5
LC item number
S62 2009
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Ethan Hawke
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawke, Ethan
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Slaughterhouse five, [or, the children's crusade] : [a duty dance with death], by Kurt Vonnegut
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "Published by arrangement with Caedmon, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers"--Container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn310502278
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (approximately 6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433269691
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z5112
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)310502278
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Slaughterhouse five, [or, the children's crusade] : [a duty dance with death], by Kurt Vonnegut
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "Published by arrangement with Caedmon, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers"--Container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn310502278
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (approximately 6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433269691
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z5112
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)310502278
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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