But, in some ways it depicts what happens to many people during wartime and shows how many if not most might never return to their normal selves ever again.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catch-22The idea for Catch-22 was based on Joseph Heller's personal experience in World War II. The feelings that Yossarian and the other bomber pilots felt were taken directly from problems he suffered while on duty. Heller flew 60 bombing missions from May to October in 1944.
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Cover artist: Paul Bacon