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Settings for slaughter

Douglas Wynn

Settings for slaughter

thirteen macabre murders

by Douglas Wynn

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Murder -- England -- History -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDouglas Wynn.
      GenreCase studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6535.G4 W96 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p. ;
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL93887M
      ISBN 100709035292
      LC Control Number99204943
      OCLC/WorldCa18323964

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Germany, ; "Ilium," Upstate New York. The setting of Slaughterhouse-Five is wide-ranging—this is a book that includes an alien abduction, remember?—but the two most important places are Germany during World War II and "Ilium," the fictional town in upstate New York where Billy Pilgrim lives most of his life.

In Germany, Billy undergoes the painful experiences of. In “Lamb to the Slaughter,” Roald Dahl does not give an exact time and place that the story is set in. However, he does this deliberately, giving it a universal setting of the time in which the story was published: America in the 's/5(3).

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Written inthe short story could easily depict events. This is what Tralfamadorians have been envisioned to look like which I believe ultimately illistrates to readers just how far away (and alien-like) Tralfamadora was for Billy.

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Situational Irony: It is not expected that Mary, the wife of a detective.