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Against the Day is a 2006 historical novel by Thomas Pynchon. The narrative takes place between the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair and the time immediately following World War I and features more than a hundred characters spread across the United States, Europe, Mexico, Central Asia, and “one or two places not strictly speaking on the map at all,” according to the book jacket blurb written by Pynchon. Like its predecessors, Against the Day is an example of historiographic metafiction or metahistorical romance, and at 1,085 pages it is the longest of Pynchon’s novels to date.

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Nearly all reviewers of the book mention the Byzantine nature of the plot. Louis Menand in The New Yorker gives a simple description: “[T]his is the plot: An anarchist named Webb Traverse, who employs dynamite as a weapon against the mining and railroad interests out West, is killed by two gunmen, […] who were hired by the wicked arch-plutocrat Scarsdale Vibe. Traverse’s sons […] set out to avenge their father’s murder. […] Of course, there are a zillion other things going on in Against the Day, but the Traverse-family revenge drama is the only one that resembles a plot […] that is, in Aristotle’s helpful definition, an action that has a beginning, a middle, and an end. The rest of the novel is shapeless […]”

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Name Of the Novel: Against The Day
Author: Thomas Pynchon
Country: United States
Language: English
Genre: Historical novel
Published: 2006 (Penguin Press)
Media type: Print (hardcover)
Pages: 1085 pp
ISBN: 1-59420-120-X
OCLC: 71173932
Dewey Decimal: 813/.54 22
LC Class PS3566.Y55 A73 2006
Book Type: Pdf / ePub

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