by Kurt Vonnegut
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Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 9, Section 28 Summary

  • Another Trout novel is about a man who builds a time machine to go back and visit Jesus.
  • He appears when Jesus is twelve years old and working with his dad as a carpenter.
  • A couple of Roman soldiers stop by with a plan for an execution device they want Jesus and his dad to build for them.
  • They build the device according to the Romans' design.
  • A rabble-rouser is executed using the device.

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