Joe Janick55 - Joe Janick Ms Coates Peace and Conflict Johnny got his gun Johnny got his gun is a anti-war novel written by Dalton Trumbo It is written

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Joe Janick Ms. Coates Peace and Conflict 12/22/16 Johnny got his gun Johnny got his gun is a anti-war novel written by Dalton Trumbo. It is written from the point of view of a severely injured World War I soldier. Trumbo effectively persuades the reader on his antiwar views by his style of writing, use of symbols, illusion and irony to show devastating how war is. Trumbo also uses various examples to show how devastating war is. Trumbo uses flashbacks to show the reader how devastating war can be. In chapter 12 Trumbo has a flashback of Lazarus "quote". He uses this story to show the reader how war can make an individual go mentally insane. Trumbo also uses another flashback of when a rat eats the face off of a Prussian soldier "quote". This nightmare he encounters takes a toll on him and scares him to no end. (Translation sentence) Trumbo shows how difficult it is to live in his situation. Joe trying to figure out the time he's dreaming Vs. when he's awake. "Quote ". Joe is trying to determine if he's awake or sleeping

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