About the Author  <ul><li>Kurt Vonnegut received the Purple Heart as he returned from World War II. </li></ul>
The Sirens of Titan <ul><li>In this novel the first three chapters describe life on Earth as it was between World War II a...
Player Piano  <ul><li>In this novel Kurt Vonnegut describes how machines would decide the type of job people would have.  ...
Cat’s Cradle  <ul><li>This novel indicates a particular doctor, Schlichter Von Koenigswald, who was a member of the S.S. H...
Mother Night  <ul><li>This novel discusses the story of Howard W. Campbell Jr., an American who moved to Germany after Wor...
Slaughterhouse-Five <ul><li>This novel is the reason why Kurt Vonnegut is notably one of the most intriguing writers of hi...
In Memory of Kurt Vonnegut  <ul><li>All that Kurt Vonnegut had accomplished and all the hardships he had gone through allo...
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Kurt Vonnegut By Brock Shadix

  1. 2. About the Author <ul><li>Kurt Vonnegut received the Purple Heart as he returned from World War II. </li></ul>
  2. 3. The Sirens of Titan <ul><li>In this novel the first three chapters describe life on Earth as it was between World War II and the Great Depression. </li></ul>
  3. 4. Player Piano <ul><li>In this novel Kurt Vonnegut describes how machines would decide the type of job people would have. </li></ul>
  4. 5. Cat’s Cradle <ul><li>This novel indicates a particular doctor, Schlichter Von Koenigswald, who was a member of the S.S. He served his time at the Hospital of Hope and Mercy at Auschwitz. </li></ul>
  5. 6. Mother Night <ul><li>This novel discusses the story of Howard W. Campbell Jr., an American who moved to Germany after World War I. Later, he became a well-known German playwright and a Nazi propagandist. </li></ul>
  6. 7. Slaughterhouse-Five <ul><li>This novel is the reason why Kurt Vonnegut is notably one of the most intriguing writers of his time. </li></ul><ul><li>This novel is almost a direct autobiography of Kurt Vonnegut’s life. While in World War II Kurt Vonnegut was captured and held in a German slaughterhouse. </li></ul>
  7. 8. In Memory of Kurt Vonnegut <ul><li>All that Kurt Vonnegut had accomplished and all the hardships he had gone through allows us to realize that everything can be used to better ourselves. </li></ul>

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