Study Guide

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 5, Section 58

By Kurt Vonnegut

Chapter 5, Section 58

  • Campbell's essay goes on to say that the hatred Americans have for their poor is clear even in their army uniforms, which look like ill-fitting business suits.
  • Campbell's essay warns that Germans may find that American soldiers all behave like "sulky children" (5.58.3).
  • Billy goes to sleep and wakes up to find his daughter Barbara yelling at him for writing letters about Tralfamadore to the newspapers.