Topics for Further Study
Last Updated on July 29, 2019, by eNotes Editorial. Word Count: 70
- Research the Dresden, Germany, firebombing of World War II and compare Vonnegut’s account of the event with the historical record.
- Research the history of UFO sightings in the United States and compare Billy Pilgrim’s experience with the Tralfamadorians to actual reported sightings and ‘‘abductions.’’
- Compare and contrast Slaughterhouse-Five with another well-known novel of war, such as The Red Badge of Courage or All Quiet on the Western Front.