God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater ; Or, Pearls Before Swine

God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater ; Or, Pearls Before Swine

Book - 2006
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"[Vonnegut] at his wildest best."-- The New York Times Book Review

Eliot Rosewater--drunk, volunteer fireman, and President of the fabulously rich Rosewater Foundation--is about to attempt a noble experiment with human nature . . . with a little help from writer Kilgore Trout. God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is Kurt Vonnegut's funniest satire, an etched-in-acid portrayal of the greed, hypocrisy, and follies of the flesh we are all heir to.

"A brilliantly funny satire on almost everything."--Conrad Aiken

"[Vonnegut was] our finest black humorist. . . . We laugh in self-defense."-- The Atlantic Monthly

Publisher: New York : Dial Press Trade Paperbacks, 2006
ISBN: 9780385333474
Branch Call Number: VONNE
Characteristics: 275 p. ; 21 cm
Alternative Title: Pearls before swine

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