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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Four. Against the Day

Chapter 54

Section 6 (776-778)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 54.6

Keeping mainly to riverbanks, they made their way among wildcat coal-mining works, thickets of willow and wild cherry, meadows full of wild-flowers that seemd to Kit enormous, violets as big as your hand, yellow lilies and blue veronica you could shelter form the rain under, looking for word of the shaman Magyakan, if not the man in person.

Against the Day, p. 776

African
54.6: 777 (- shamanism) Person from | Africa
Agdy
54.6: 776 (-, Lord of the Thunder) Deity/Religion | Russia
'Agdy'
54.6: 776 Deity/Religion | Russia
Agni
54.6: 776 Deity/Religion | India
America
54.6: 777 Countries/Around the World | United States
American
54.6: 777 (like -s, only different) Nationality | United States
Apache
54.6: 777 Ethnicity/Around the World | United States
Caius Julius Caesar
54.6: 778 Last Name Politician | Antiquity
Cambridge
54.6: 778 City/Around the World | United Kingdom
Cherokee
54.6: 777 Ethnicity/Around the World | United States
China
54.6: 776 Countries/Around the World | China
choir-singing
54.6: 778 Orthography Activity | Religion
Christ
54.6: 778 (soldiering for -) Person from | Christianity
Christian
54.6: 777 (- names) Person from | Christianity
Christianity
54.6: 777, 778 Concepts | Religion
Church of England
54.6: 777 Organisation | Religion
Civil War
54.6: 777 Conflicts | American Civil War
coal-mining
54.6: 776 (wildcat - works) Orthography Activity | Vocabulary
Constitution
54.6: 777 Document/Texts | United States
drug-taking
54.6: 777 Orthography Activity | Drugs
Dwight Prance
54.6: 778 Characters | Halfcourt
earth
54.6: 777 (anywhere on -) Capitalised Geography/Around the World | Planet Earth
England
54.6: 777 Countries/Around the World | United Kingdom
fire-god
54.6: 776 Orthography Deity/Religion | Religion
Gatling
54.6: 777 (bagpipes and - guns) Device | Weapon
God
54.6: 777 (for -'s sake), 778 Deity/Religion | Christianity
Hassan
54.6: 778 Figures | Asia
Hindu
54.6: 776 (- fire-god Agni) Religion
Hungary
54.6: 776 Countries/Around the World | Europe
Islam
54.6: 778 Concepts | Religion
Jenghiz Khan
54.6: 776 Politician | Asia
Kit
54.6: 776, 777 Characters | The Traverse Family
Lake Baikal
54.6: 778 Water/Around the World | Russia
Lieutenant
54.6: 777 (- Prance) Rank | Armies
Lord of the Thunder
54.6: 776 (Agdy, -) Deity/Religion | Russia
Magyakan
54.6: 776, 777 Figures | Russia
Mongol Empire
54.6: 776 (- [...], from China to Hungary) Geography/Around the World | Asia
Ogday Khan
54.6: 776 (-, son of Jenghiz Khan) Royalty | Asia
pardner
54.6: 777 (there's no 'state religion' in the U.S.A., -) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Slang
Prance
54.6: 776, 777, 778 Last Name Characters | Halfcourt
Red Indian
54.6: 777 Ethnicity/Around the World | United States
Russian
54.6: 776 (a - soldier) Nationality | Russia
sandal-wearing
54.6: 778 Orthography Activity | Religion
shaman
2*, first 54.6: 776 (the - Magyakan) Person from | Religion
Shamanism
54.6: 777, 777 (African -) Brand | Religion
Shanyagir
54.6: 776 Ethnicity/Around the World | Russia
Sioux Ghost Dancers
54.6: 777 (the massacre of the - at Wounded Knee) Activists | United Kingdom
'state religion'
54.6: 777 Authorities | Religion
the Doosra
54.6: 777 Characters | Asia
Traverse
54.6: 777 (-, for God's sake), 778 Last Name Characters | The Traverse Family
U.S.A.
54.6: 777 Countries/Around the World | United States
Whitehall
54.6: 778 Building - Space | London
Wounded Knee
54.6: 777 (the massacre of the Sioux Ghost Dancers at -) Events | United States