Armageddon in Retrospect (Audiobook)

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Armageddon in Retrospect  (Audiobook)

Armageddon in Retrospect (Audiobook) By Kurt Vonnegut, read by Rip Torn
Unabridged edition 2008 | 5 hours and 15 mins | ISBN: 0143143158 | MP3 64 kbps | 152 MB

The New York Times bestseller-a "gripping" posthumous collection of previously unpublished work by Kurt Vonnegut on the subject of war. A fitting tribute to a literary legend and a profoundly humane humorist, Armageddon in Retrospect is a collection of twelve previously unpublished writings on war and peace. Imbued with Vonnegut's trademark rueful humor and outraged moral sense, the pieces range from a letter written by Vonnegut to his family in 1945, informing them that he'd been taken prisoner by the Germans, to his last speech, delivered after his death by his son Mark, who provides a warmly personal introduction to the collection. Taken together, these pieces provide fresh insight into Vonnegut's enduring literary genius and reinforce his ongoing moral relevance in today's world.