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Cat's Cradle Paperback – 1 July 1999

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  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin (1 July 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0140285601
  • ISBN-13: 978-0140285604
  • Product Dimensions: 11.1 x 1.2 x 18.1 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 118 g
  • Customer Reviews: 4.4 out of 5 stars919 customer ratings

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About the Author

Kurt Vonnegut was born in Indianapolis in 1922. During the Second World War he was a prisoner in Germany and present at the bombing of Dresden, an experience he recounted in his famous novel Slaughterhouse Five (1969). His first novel, Piano Player,was published in 1951 and since then he has written many novels, including: The Sirens of Titan, Jailbird, Deadeye Dick, Galapagos and Hocus Pocus. His volume of autobiography is called Palm Sunday (1981).

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