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Gravity's rainbow / Thomas Pynchon.

Gravity's rainbow / Thomas Pynchon.
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ISBN 9780099511755 (paperback)
Author Pynchon, Thomas, 1937- author.
Title Gravity's rainbow / Thomas Pynchon.
Publisher/Date London : Vintage Classic, 2013.
London Vintage Books, 2013.
Pagination etc. 902 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents note Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 1973.
Summary Note Tyrone Slothrop, a GI in London in 1944, has a big problem. Whenever he gets an erection, a Blitz bomb hits. Slothrop gets excited, and then, "a screaming comes across the sky," heralding an angel of death, a V 2 rocket. Soon Tyrone is on the run from legions of bizarre enemies through the phantasmagoric horrors of Germany.
Subject World War (1939-1945)
Rocketry -- Fiction
Soldiers -- Fiction
Americans -- Europe -- Fiction
Rockets (Ordnance) -- Fiction
World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction
Soldiers -- United States -- Fiction
Science fiction
Science fiction
Europe -- Fiction
United States
Experimental fiction.
Shelf Location F PYNC
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