Catch 22

Joseph Heller

Book Info

Set in Italy during WW2, this story of the incomparable mailingering bombardier, Yossarian,a hero who is furious because thousands of people he has never met are trying to kill him. But his real problem is not the enemy-it own army, which keeps increasing the number of missions the men must fly to complete their service.Yet if Yossarian makes any attempt to excuse himself from thouse missons he's is violating the code of "Catch 22" a rule that seems like they have a choice to be grounded but the catch is that it's endless timeloop that can't leave and its a funny and hilarious book because the pilots are trying to get out of the rule of "Catch 22",if they have a chance which they don't.
" catch 22 " - official trailer - 1970.


The protagonist of Catch-22 is Captain John Yossarian, age twenty-eight, a bombardier in the 256th Squadron of the Twenty-seventh Air Force, stationed on Pianosa during World War II.He is a rebellius person.

"You're right," Yossarian shouted back. "You're right, you're right, you're right. The hot dog, the Brooklyn Dodgers. Mom's apple pie. That's what everyone's fighting for. But who's fighting for the decent folk? Who's fighting for more votes for the decent folk? There's no patriotism, that's what it is. And no matriotism, either."

"The warrant officer on Yossarian's left was unimpressed. "Who gives a sh!t?" he asked tiredly, and turned over on his side to go to sleep."