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Mother night: A Novel

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"Vonnegut is George Orwell, Dr. Caligari and Flash Gordon compounded into one writer . . . a zany but moral mad scientist."-- Time Mother Night is a daring challenge to our moral sense. American Howard W. Campbell, Jr., a spy during World War II, is now on trial in Israel as a Nazi war criminal. But is he really guilty? In this brilliant book rife with true gallows humor, Vonnegut turns black and white into a chilling shade of gray with a verdict that will haunt us all. "A great artist."-- Cincinnati Enquirer "A shaking up in the kaleidoscope of laughter . . . Reading Vonnegut is addictive!"-- Commonweal
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Full title mother night
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Mother Night
is a daring challenge to our moral sense. American Howard W. Campbell, Jr., a spy during World War II, is now on trial in Israel as a Nazi war criminal. But is he really guilty? In this brilliant book rife with true gallows humor, Vonnegut turns black and white into a chilling shade of gray with a verdict that will haunt us all.
"A great artist."—Cincinnati Enquirer
"A shaking up in the kaleidoscope of laughter . . . Reading Vonnegut is addictive!"—Commonweal
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subject_facet War crime trials -- Israel -- Fiction, War criminals -- Germany -- Fiction
title_display Mother night
title_full Mother Night A Novel, Mother night / Kurt Vonnegut
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