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.
Slaughterhouse-Five: A Duty Dance with Death
ISBN 13: 9780808514572
Publication Date: November 03, 1991
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Author: Kurt Vonnegut