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Cat's Cradle (1963) [Novel]
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Summary :

The story centers around the narrator. We are told in the beginning that he is writing a book on the events of the day the first atomic bomb was dropped on Japan. His research leads him to a correspondence with Newt Hoenikker, the midget son of Doctor Felix Hoenikker, father of the atomic bomb. After meeting with Newt, destiny leads our protagonist to the impoverished island republic of San Lorenzo, where among other adventures, he finds religion, falls in love, and becomes president.

Original title: Cat's Cradle
Original languages: English

Quotes: 1 (show them)

Genre: FictionScience FictionPoliticalDystopia/Utopia
FictionScience FictionHumorous, Parody and Comedy
FictionScience FictionSocial Criticism

Edition #1: Cat's Cradle

Cat's Cradle (1963)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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Cat's Cradle (2000)

Format: Hardcover
Publisher: G H Smith & Son
ISBN: 0783892675
Dimensions: 6.3 x 9.4 x 1.2 in
Pages: 280
Notes: Large print edition

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Cat's Cradle (1999)

Publisher: Tandem
ISBN: 0808520695
Dimensions: 8.7 x 10.8 x 0.4 in

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Cat's Cradle (September 8, 1998)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Dell Publishing
ISBN: 9780385333481
Dimensions: 5.2 x 7.9 x 0.9 in
Pages: 287

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Cat's Cradle (1988)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Laurel
ISBN: 0440111498
Pages: 191

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