Heller, Joseph Catch-22

ISBN 13: 9780099552185


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9780099552185: Catch-22

Set in the closing months of World War II in an American bomber squadron off the coast of Italy, Catch-22 is the story of a bombardier named Yossarian who is frantic and furious because thousands of people he has never even met keep trying to kill him.

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" Wildly original, brutally gruesome, a dazzling performance that will outrage as many readers as it delights. Vulgarly, bitterly funny, it will not be forgotten by those who can take it" ( New York Times)

"Blessedly, monstrously, bloatedly, cynically funny and fantastically unique. No one has ever written a book like this" ( Financial Times)

"The greatest satirical work in the English language" ( Philip Toynbee, Observer)

"My all-time favourite war-novel" ( Andy McNab, Spectator)

"The first real adult book I ever read, aged 13. It taught me 1) even grown-up books can be funny, 2) I never want to enlist in the armed forces" (Lionel Shriver Marie Claire)

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Heller, Joseph
Published by Vintage (2010)
ISBN 10: 0099552183 ISBN 13: 9780099552185
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Vintage, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 99552183

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