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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Four. Against the Day

Chapter 54

Section 1 (768-769)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 54.1

There are places we fear, places we dream, places whose exiles we became and never learned it until, sometimes, too late.

Against the Day, p. 768

altogether-incomprehensible
54.1: 768 (- women) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Angara
54.1: 768 (the mouth of the -) River/Around the World | Russia
Buriat
54.1: 768 (a devout -), 768 (-s) Ethnicity/Around the World | Asia
Colorado
54.1: 768 State/Around the World | United States
creation
54.1: 769 Capitalised Concepts | Religion
critter
54.1: 769 (-s unknown elsewhere in Creation) Language/Dictionary | Slang
earth
54.1: 769 (the heart of the - itself) Capitalised Geography/Around the World | Planet Earth
G. Auberon Halfcourt
54.1: 769 (no G.) Characters | Halfcourt
Gateway
54.1: 769 Concepts | China
Hassan
54.1: 768, 769 Figures | Asia
Inner Asia
54.1: 768 Geography/Around the World | Asia
Irkutsk
54.1: 768 City/Around the World | Russia
Kashgar
54.1: 769 Location/Around the World | Asia
Kit
54.1: 768 Characters | The Traverse Family
Lake Baikal
54.1: 768, 768 (without Lake) Water/Around the World | Russia
Mount Kailash
54.1: 769 Mountains/Around the World | Tibet
Prance
54.1: 768 Last Name Characters | Halfcourt
Prophet
54.1: 768 (And the -? The Doosra's master?) Historical Persons | Religion
San Juans
54.1: 768 Mountains/Around the World | Colorado
Tengri Khan
54.1: 769 Mountains/Around the World | Asia
the Doosra
54.1: 768 Characters | Asia