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Kurt Vonnegut"s God bless you Mr. Rosewater

Alan Menken

Kurt Vonnegut"s God bless you Mr. Rosewater

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Published by French in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementbook and lyrics by Howard Ashman; music by Alan Menken, additional lyrics by Dennis Green.
SeriesFrench"s musical library
ContributionsAshman, Howard., Green, Dennis.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13782294M


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An enjoyable book if you like Vonnegut. His usual social commentary. God Bless you Mr. Rosewater focuses on who we help and how we judge others. The premise: Mr. Rosewater is a man with about 80 million dollars, he uses mostly to help the people of his town. He pays their car payments, gives them money for whatever they by: 3.

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Rosewater is Kurt Vonnegut’s funniest satire, an etched-in-acid portrayal of the greed, hypocrisy, and follies of the flesh we are all heir to. “A brilliantly funny satire on almost everything.”—Conrad Aiken “[Vonnegut was] our finest black humorist We laugh in self-defense.”—The Atlantic Monthly/5(55).

Free download or read online God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Kurt Vonnegut.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, classics story are Kilgore Trout, Eliot Rosewater.4/5.

GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER, _or Pearls Before Swine_ All persons, living and dead, are purely coincidental, and should not be construed. _"The Second World War was over -- and there I was at high noon, crossing Times Square with a Purple Heart on."_-- ELIOT ROSEWATER PRESIDENT, THE ROSEWATER FOUNDATIONFile Size: KB.

In the tradition of Joseph Heller, Bruce Jay Friedman, and Ken Kesey, this is another zany exploration of the world of the oversane. Our hero Eliot Rosewater is the son of arch-Conservative Senator Lister Ames Rosewater of Indiana, a veteran of the Second World War during which he killed a fourteen-year-old boy with a bayonet in a disastrous mishap.

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"God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater" is a comic masterpiece. Eliot Rosewater, drunk, volunteer fireman, and President of the fabulously rich Rosewater Foundation, is about to attempt a noble experiment with human nature with a little help from writer Kilgore Trout.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. “[Vonnegut] at his wildest best.”—The New York Times Book ReviewEliot Rosewater—drunk, volunteer fireman, and President of the fabulously rich Rosewater Foundation—is about to attempt a noble experiment with human nature with a little help from writer Kilgore Trout.

God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is Kurt Vonnegut’s funniest satire, an 3/5(30). Allen deemed God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater more "a cry from the heart than a novel under its author's full intellectual control", that reflected family and emotional stresses Vonnegut was going through at the time.

In the mids, Vonnegut contemplated abandoning his writing en: 3 biological, including Mark and Edith; 4. God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is good, but pretty out there.

The beginning is highly structured and organized, but the narrative soon spins off into myriad tangents. At times the writing is practically psychedelic. Imagine if the album The Worst of Jefferson Airplane were a book. The story is a bit of a magic carpet ride/5().

You gave up everything a man is supposed to want, just to help the little people, and the little people know it. God bless you, Mr. Rosewater. Good night. – Diana Moon Glampers. The senator didn’t like his son. He blamed himself for the misfortune for how Eliot turned out.

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An enjoyable book if you like Vonnegut. His usual social commentary. God Bless you Mr. Rosewater focuses on who we help and how we judge others. The premise: Mr. Rosewater is a man with about 80 million dollars, he uses mostly to help the people of his town.

He pays their car payments, gives them money for whatever they ask/5(). ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Musical comedy. Description: 91 pages ; 21 cm. Series Title: French's musical library.

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God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is one of Kurt Vonnegut's funniest satires, about the pleasures, pains and perversions of people and money, the obsessions of a famous family and the collective madness of a nation.5/5(2).

Vonnegut gave his works all letter grades – he gave Cat’s Cradle and Slaughterhouse-Five an A+, while he gave A’s to The Sirens of Titan, Mother Night, God Bless You, Mr.

Rosewater and Jailbird. On the flip side, he gave Happy Birthday, Wanda June and Slapstick D’s. Kurt Vonnegut published his first novel inwhich was Player Piano.

"God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater" is a comic masterpiece. Eliot Rosewater, drunk, volunteer fireman, and President of the fabulously rich Rosewater Foundation, is about to attempt a noble experiment with human nature with a little help from writer Kilgore Trout.

The result is Vonnegut's funniest satire, an etched-in-acid portrayal of the greed. God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is Kurt Vonnegut’s funniest satire, an etched-in-acid portrayal of the greed, hypocrisy, and follies of the flesh we are all heir to. “A brilliantly funny satire on almost everything.”—Conrad Aiken “[Vonnegut was] our finest black humorist We laugh in self-defense.”—The Atlantic MonthlyPages: God Bless You, Mr.

Rosewater is good, but pretty out there. The beginning is highly structured and organized, but the narrative soon spins off into myriad tangents. At times the writing is practically psychedelic.

Imagine if the album The Worst of Jefferson Airplane were a book. The story is a bit of a magic carpet ride/5(36). God Bless You, Mr Rosewater () A beautiful novel, in terms of characters and insights, with a very simple plot. Like several of his others, this book is about science fiction while not actually being a science fiction novel.

Slaughterhouse-Five () His saddest novel, and arguably his best. God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is Kurt Vonnegut’s funniest satire, an etched-in-acid portrayal of the greed, hypocrisy, and follies of the flesh we are all heir to. “A brilliantly funny satire on almost everything.”—Conrad Aiken “[Vonnegut was] our finest black humorist We laugh in self-defense.”—The Atlantic Monthly.

I started with God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater because I peeked over Rachel’s shoulder when she was making a draft, and she originally had that one listed first. (Sorry for outing the secrets of your creative process, Rachel.) I’d heard a lot about God Bless You, Mr.

Rosewater coming into it, and almost all of it was complimentary. Bernie. The book was God Bless You, Dr.

Kevorkian, a delightful collection of fictional interviews with people Vonnegut claimed to have met in Heaven. In the book, Vonnegut informs us that he was able to enter the afterlife via the convenient services of the real-life doctor, Jack Kevorkian, who repeatedly brings Vonnegut in the text to the point of Author: Gabrielle Bellot.

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Rosewater; Eliot Rosewater is a member of a rich family and the son of a Republican senator. After serving in the Second World War, Eliot is hospitalized for “combat fatigue” in. If I had to sum up Kurt Vonnegut’s own theology, I would quote a passage from his novel God Bless you, Mr.

Rosewater, when the protagonist plans a baptismal speech he is asked to give for his neighbor’s newborn twins: Hello, Babies. Welcome to Earth. It’s hot in the summer and cold in the winter. It’s round and wet and crowded.