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Gravity's rainbow

Author: Thomas Pynchon
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2006.
Series: Penguin classics deluxe edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Winner of the 1973 National Book Award, Gravity's Rainbow is a postmodern epic, a work as exhaustively significant to the second half of the twentieth century as Joyce's Ulysses was to the first. Its sprawling, encyclopedic narrative and penetrating analysis of the impact of technology on society make it an intellectual tour de force.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction genre
Fiction
Science fiction
War stories
Novela
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Pynchon
ISBN: 0143039946 9780143039945
OCLC Number: 69021071
Notes: Originally published: U.S.A. : Viking Press, 1973.
Awards: National Book Award, 1973.
Description: 776 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Beyond the zero --
Un perm' au casino Hermann Goering --
In the zone --
The counterforce.
Series Title: Penguin classics deluxe edition.
Responsibility: Thomas Pynchon.
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Winner of the 1973 National Book Award, Gravity's Rainbow is a postmodern epic, a work as exhaustively significant to the second half of the twentieth century as Joyce's Ulysses was to the first. Its sprawling, encyclopedic narrative and penetrating analysis of the impact of technology on society make it an intellectual tour de force.

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