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A dance at the slaughterhouse

Lawrence Block

A dance at the slaughterhouse

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Published by Orion in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLawrence Block.
SeriesMatt Scudder -- 9
The Physical Object
Pagination309p. ;
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18759208M
ISBN 101857970659
OCLC/WorldCa59810404

Oct 20,  · "A Dance at the Slaughterhouse" is a strange and often distasteful story in which Scudder finds himself retained by the brother of a minor heiress to investigate her rape and murder, ostensibly at. "A fourth-generation German-American now living in easy circumstances on Cape Cod (and smoking too much), who, as an American infantry scout hors de combat, as a prisoner of war, witnessed the fire-bombing of Dresden, Germany, "The Florence of the Elbe," a long time ago, and survived to tell the tale. One reads "Slaughterhouse-Five" with that question crouched on the brink of one's awareness. I'm not sure if there's an answer, but the question certainly heightens the book's effects.


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