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Against the day

Author: Thomas Pynchon
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spanning the period between the Chicago World's Fair of 1893 and the years just after World War One, 'Against the Day' moves from the labour troubles in Colorado to turn-of-the-century New York, to London and Gottingen, Venice and Vienna, and one or two places not strictly speaking on the map at all.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Pynchon
ISBN: 9780099512332 0099512335 9780224080958 0224080954
OCLC Number: 843777664
Description: 1220 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Thomas Pynchon.

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Spanning the period between the Chicago World's Fair of 1893 and the years just after World War I, this work moves from the labor troubles in Colorado to turn-of-the-century New York to London and  Read more...

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"[Pynchon's] funniest and arguably his most accessible novel." -"The New York Times Book Review" "Those who climb aboard Pynchon's airship will have the ride of their lives. History lesson, mystical Read more...

 
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