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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Four. Against the Day

Chapter 55

Section 8 (783-784)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 55.8

"I was shot at today," Prance announced. "Again."

Against the Day, p. 783

China
55.8: 783 Countries/Around the World | China
dis-Oriented
55.8: 783 Orthography Description | Asia
Englishman
55.8: 783 Nationality | United Kingdom
'exhilarating'
55.8: 783 Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
ill-wisher
55.8: 783 (-s) Orthography Ill-series | Word Clusters
Japan
55.8: 783 Countries/Around the World | Asia
Japanese
55.8: 783 (a - spy), 783 Nationality | Japan
Kit Traverse
55.8: 783 Characters | The Traverse Family
not
55.8: 783 (I'm - Japanese) Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Ostend
55.8: 784 City/Around the World | Belgium
Piet Woevre
55.8: 784 Characters | Belgium
Prance
55.8: 783, 783 (young -) Last Name Characters | Halfcourt
Q-weapon
55.8: 784 Orthography Device | Quaternions
Quaternion
55.8: 784 (- space), 784 (- weapon) Concepts | Quaternions
Siberian
55.8: 783 (-s) Region/Around the World | Russia
someone
55.8: 784 Pronouns/Dictionary | Vocabulary
southwest
55.8: 783 (as southwest)) Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
'think of as ordinary space'
55.8: 783 Expression/Dictionary | Vocabulary
time
55.8: 784 (death's companion, -) Capitalised Concepts | Physics
Tunguska Event
55.8: 784 Description | Tunguska Event
Umeki Tsurigane
55.8: 784 Characters | Quaternions
Umeki
55.8: 784 (-san) Characters | Quaternions
w
55.8: 784 (the - term) Quaternions/Science | Mathematics