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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Four. Against the Day

Chapter 53

Section 8 (761-762)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 53.8

Lieutenant Dwight Prance had shown up one night unannounced, like a sandstorm.

Against the Day, p. 761

Asiatic
53.8: 762 Geography/Around the World | Asia
boundary-line
53.8: 761 (as if -s mattered anymore) Plural Concepts | Surveying
Buda-Pesth
53.8: 761 Orthography City/Around the World | Hungary
Cambridge
53.8: 761 City/Around the World | United Kingdom
Chinese
53.8: 761 Ethnicity/Around the World | China
Craven
53.8: 761 (- A) Brand | Tobacco
Dwight Prance
53.8: 761 (Lieutenant -) Characters | Halfcourt
'East'
53.8: 761 (not capitalised) Direction | Planet Earth
English
53.8: 762 Nationality | United Kingdom
Eurasia
53.8: 761 (I say, - Irredenta) Geography/Around the World | Asia
Eurasian
53.8: 761 (- land-mass) Geography/Around the World | Asia
G. Auberon Halfcourt
53.8: 761, 762 Last Name Characters | Halfcourt
German
53.8: 762 Nationality | Germany
God
53.8: 761 (my -!) Deity/Religion | Christianity
Herbert Beerbohm Tree
53.8: 762 (this Asiatic -) Last Name Actors/Film | United Kingdom
Irredenta
53.8: 761 (Eurasia -) Concepts | Politics
Japanese
53.8: 762 (- mischief) Nationality | Japan
land-mass
53.8: 761 (Eurasian -) Orthography Geography/Around the World | Asia
Lieutenant
53.8: 761 (- Dwight Prance) Rank | Armies
Manchuria
53.8: 761 (from - to Buda-Pesth) Location/Around the World | China
P. Jotham Renfrew
53.8: 761 Last Name Characters | Cambridge
Pan-Turania
53.8: 762 Orthography Concepts | Politics
Powers
53.8: 762 (the familiar -) Authorities | Politics
Professor
53.8: 761 (Dwight Prance [...] one of - Renfrew's) Titles/Texts |
sun-beaten
53.8: 761 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
this
53.8: 762 (- performance) Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
'Turania'
53.8: 761 Concepts | Politics
Turkish
53.8: 762 (- and German meddling) Ethnicity/Around the World | Ottoman Empire
well-meaning
53.8: 761 Orthography Well-series/Dictionary | Word Clusters
Whitehall
53.8: 762 Building - Space | London