Annotations for Catch-22


Baker & Taylor
Depicts the struggles of a U.S. airman attempting to survive the lunacy and depravity of a World War II base.

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Random House, Inc.
(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)

Arguably the best novel to come out of World War II, in which Heller strips away the veneer of martial glory to expose its insanity, and gives our language a new paradoxical phrase to describe mankind at the mercy of its own institutions.

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