A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel
University of Georgia Press, 1988 - 345 pages
Steven provides a page-by-page, often line-by-line, guide to the welter of historical references, scientific data, cultural fragments, anthropological research, jokes and puns around which Pynchon wove his novel. This is a guide book to one of the most important, and intractable, literary works of our time.
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Review: A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's NovelUser Review - Dean C. Moore - Goodreads
A not half bad guide to Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon. Though, be forewarned that this guide just makes the book slightly less impenetrable. Without a history degree (with the associated ... Read full review