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Slaughterhouse-Five

Slaughterhouse-Five

by Kurt Vonnegut

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 10, Section 9 Summary

  • Prisoners of war from all over Germany are being forced to dig through the ruins of Dresden looking for bodies.
  • Billy is paired with a Maori soldier who had been captured at the Siege of Tobruk.
  • They break through a thin layer of rocks to find the first of many groups of bodies huddled together under the rubble.

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