Mother Night: A Novel
Kurt Vonnegut

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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Published by: Dial Press Trade Paperback
Pub date: 05/11/1999
Binding type: Paperback
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9780385334143
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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