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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Five. Rue du Départ

Chapter 70

Section 2 (1068-1072)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 70.2

Back when they arrived in Torino, Kit had taken one look and felt right at home.

Against the Day, p. 1068

1917
70.2: 1071 Span | Year
a Certain Word
70.2: 1070 Description | Fascism
andiamo
70.2: 1070 Exclamation/Dictionary | Italian
Army
70.2: 1072 Military | Italy
August
70.2: 1071 (- of 1917) Span | Month
Austria
70.2: 1068 Countries/Around the World | Europe
Austrian
70.2: 1069 (-s) Nationality | Austria
Bleriot monoplane
70.2: 1068 (-s) Model | Italy
Bolshevik-inspired
70.2: 1071 Orthography Ideas | Italy
bombardieri
70.2: 1069 Profession | Italian
Borgia
70.2: 1070 Family | Spain
Cambio
70.2: 1069, 1070 Restaurant | Turin
Caporetto
70.2: 1071 Events | World War I
Caproni
70.2: 1070 (mia bella -), 1070 Planes | Italy
certo
70.2: 1068 (, -) Language/Dictionary | Italian
Clive Crouchmas
70.2: 1069 Characters | T.W.I.T.
Constantinople
70.2: 1068 City/Around the World | Ottoman Empire
controlling it all the way
70.2: 1070 Expression/Dictionary | Vocabulary
couple-three
70.2: 1071 (- a - [...] picchiate) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
cowboy
70.2: 1070 (Hold on, -!) Capitalised Person from | United States
Crouchmas
70.2: 1069 Last Name Characters | T.W.I.T.
Cyrenaica
70.2: 1069 Region/Around the World | Africa
Dal
70.2: 1069 Nick Names | The Rideout Family
Dally
70.2: 1069 Nick Names | The Rideout Family
Denver
70.2: 1068 City/Around the World | Colorado
"dinner engagement"
70.2: 1069 Events | Sex
fast enough
70.2: 1069 Expression/Dictionary | Vocabulary
fire-blasted
70.2: 1070 Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
five-man
70.2: 1070 (- crew) Orthography Vocabulary
Future
70.2: 1060 Concepts | Physics
Futurists
70.2: 1070 (Italian -s) Italy
Germany
70.2: 1068 Countries/Around the World | Europe
Göttingen
70.2: 1068 City/Around the World | Germany
hell
70.2: 1070 Capitalised Concepts | Religion
Hell-of-the-Future
70.2: 1070 Orthography Concepts | Time
hundred-horsepower
70.2: 1070 (- Packards) Measure | Physics
I Murazzi
70.2: 1069 Borough | Turin
Isotta Franchini
70.2: 1070 (- engines) Company | Italy
Italian
2*, first 70.2: 1068 (- warplanes) Language/Dictionary | Italy
Italo-Turkish War
70.2: 1069 Conflicts | Africa
Italy
70.2: 1071 (northern -) Countries/Around the World | Europe
Kit
70.2: 1068, 1069, 1070, 1071 Characters | The Traverse Family
Lucrezia
70.2: 1070 (-, after the homicidl Borgia heiress) Planes | Turin
macchè
70.2: 1070 Exclamation/Dictionary | Italian
mia bella
70.2: 1070 (- Caproni) Expression/Dictionary | Italian
Molo Antonelliana
70.2: 1070 Constructions | Turin
'nosedive'
70.2: 1070 Process | Air
October
70.2: 1071 Span | Month
Packard
70.2: 1070 (-s) Brand | Mechanics
Piazza Carignano
70.2: 1070 Square | Turin
Po
70.2: 1069 (- bridge) River/Around the World | Italy
Prandtl
70.2: 1068 (Dr. -'s shop) Last Name Scientist/Science | Physics
prop-to-tail
70.2: 1070 Orthography Span | Measure
Renzo
70.2: 1069, 1070, 1071 Figures | Turin
Revelli
70.2: 1070 (- machine guns) Device | Weapon
70.2: 1070 (-, certo), 1071 Expression/Dictionary | Italian
squadriglia
70.2: 1068 (a - of Bleriot monoplanes) Aviation | Italy
stomach-lifting
70.2: 1070 (a steep, - dive) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Bodies
Sunday
70.2: 1070 (a - spin) Span | Day
SVA
70.2: 1070 Planes | Italy
time
70.2: 1071 Capitalised Concepts | Physics
Torino
70.2: 1068, 1071 City/Around the World | Italy
um vettore
70.2: 1071 Vectorism | Mathematics
una picchiata
70.2: 1069 (- [...] a very steep dive), 1071 (plural: -e), 1071 (No article) Expression/Dictionary | Italian
velocity-given
70.2: 1071 (- illumination) Orthography Language/Dictionary | Vocabulary
vero
70.2: 1069 Exclamation/Dictionary | Italian
Victor Mulciber
70.2: 1068 Characters |
War
70.2: 1068 Conflicts | World War I
Warren truss
70.2: 1070 Constructions | Architecture
Zhukovsky Transformation
70.2: 1068 (no capital t) Theory | Physics