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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Four. Against the Day

Chapter 62

Section 3 (911-914)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 62.3

Pera was a consummate border town, a little state, a microcosm of the two continents, Greeks, Jews, Syrians, Armenians. Bulgarians, Persians, Germans up to their mischief.

Against the Day, p. 911

Applied Mechanics Institute
62.3: 911 Organisation | Göttingen
Armenian
62.3: 911 (-s) Language/Dictionary | Asia
"Army of Freedom"
62.3: 911 Political Force | Ottoman Empire
Asia
62.3: 912 Geography/Around the World | Continent
back-alley
62.3: 911 (- beatings and murders) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Béla Blaskó
62.3: 913 (-, our famous actor from Lugos) Actors/Film | Hungary
Béla
62.3: 914 (- as Romeo) Actors/Film | Hungary
bicycle-maker
62.3: 912 Orthography Activity | Economics
Brescia
62.3: 912 City/Around the World | Italy
Buda-Pesth
62.3: 912, 914 Orthography City/Around the World | Hungary
Bulgarian
62.3: 911 Ethnicity/Around the World | Bulgaria
C.U.P.
62.3: 911, 912 Political Force | Ottoman Empire
café-restaurant
62.3: 914 (- Otthon) Capitalised Description | Bar
Calderara
62.3: 912 Last Name Historical Persons | Italy
Central Europe
62.3: 914 Region/Around the World | Europe
Champagne
62.3: 911 (a - cocktail) Wine/Drinking | France
City
62.3: 912 Description | Constantinople/Istanbul
Cobianchi
62.3: 912 Last Name Historical Persons | Italy
Committee of Union and Progress
62.3: 911 Political Force | Ottoman Empire
Constantinople
62.3: 911 City/Around the World | Ottoman Empire
Creme de Menthe
62.3: 912 Drink/Drinking | France
Dally
62.3: 912, 914 Nick Names | The Rideout Family
England
62.3: 913 Countries/Around the World | United Kingdom
English
62.3: 912, 913, 914 Nationality | United Kingdom
Ernö
62.3: 914 Figures | Hungary
estaminet
62.3: 911 (- in Ostend) Rare Bar/Drinking | Belgium
Europe
62.3: 912 Geography/Around the World | Continent
German
62.3: 911 (-s) Nationality | Germany
Göttingen
62.3: 911 City/Around the World | Germany
Grand-Hôtel Tisza
62.3: 913 Hotel | Hungary
Greek
62.3: 911 (a - bathhouse boy) Language/Dictionary | Greece
Greeks
62.3: 911 Nationality | Europe
Gypsy
62.3: 912 (a - band) Europe
hálaszlé
62.3: 914 Recipe | Hungary
Hotel
62.3: 913 (- [Tisza]) Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Hôtel des Deux Continents
62.3: 911 (name only), 912 (name only) Hotel | Constantinople/Istanbul
Imi
62.3: 914 Figures | Hungary
Italy
62.3: 912, 913 Countries/Around the World | Europe
Jews
62.3: 911 Person from | Religion
Jusuf
62.3: 912 (- the manager [of the Deux Continents]) Figures | Constantinople/Istanbul
Kit
62.3: 911, 912, 913, 914 Characters | The Traverse Family
komitadji
62.3: 911 Activists | Balkan
less-urgent
62.3: 913 (- lovers) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
'Love in the Shadows of Pera'
62.3: 912 Drink/Drinking | Constantinople/Istanbul
Lugos
62.3: 913 Location/Around the World | Hungary
meyhane
62.3: 912 Restaurant | Constantinople/Istanbul
Nagant
62.3: 912 Device | Weapon
New Turkey
62.3: 911 Political Issue | Turkey
Ostend
62.3: 911 City/Around the World | Belgium
otherwise-tolerable
62.3: 911 (- space) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
Otthon
62.3: 914 Restaurant | Hungary
ottomanist
62.3: 911 (-s) Activists | Ottoman Empire
pan-Islamic
62.3: 911 (-s) Activists | Ottoman Empire
Paris
62.3: 913 City/Around the World | France
Pera
62.3: 911 Borough | Constantinople/Istanbul
Pera Palace
62.3: 911 (the - bar) Hotel | Constantinople/Istanbul
Persian
62.3: 911 Nationality | Asia
pistol-packer
62.3: 912 (-s) Orthography Device | Weapon
Pityu
62.3: 914 (a telepathic waiter named -), 914 Figures | Hungary
politissa
62.3: 912 Person from | Constantinople/Istanbul
Prandtl
62.3: 911 (Dr. -) Last Name Scientist/Science | Physics
Romeo
62.3: 914 Theatre | United Kingdom
Salonica
62.3: 911 City/Around the World | Greece
Siberia
62.3: 913 Geography/Around the World | Russia
Syrian
62.3: 911 (-s) Nationality | Asia
Szeged
62.3: 912, 913, 914 City/Around the World | Hungary
Temesvár
62.3: 914 City/Around the World | Romania
The Burgher King
62.3: 914, 916 Fictional Text/Texts | Vienna
three-and-a-half-kroner
62.3: 932 (a - room) Orthography Money | Austria
Turin
62.3: 912 City/Around the World | Italy
Turkish Pound
62.3: 912 (pound not capitalised) Money | Ottoman Empire
újházaspár
62.3: 913 Family | Love
Varosi Színház
62.3: 913, 914 (2nd word only) Theatre | Hungary
Venice
62.3: 913 City/Around the World | Italy
Victor Mulciber
62.3: 911 Characters |
Victor
62.3: 911 Characters |
Vienna
62.3: 913 City/Around the World | Austria
Zaharoff girl
62.3: 914 Description | The Rideout Family