Wow! Oh my. Yes! Okay, so up to about page 45 my general feeling was that this does just not sound like the old Pynchon of pre-Inherent Vice days. And then I realized that this is the sound of 21st century New York Pynchon, not California Pynchon or 20th century world history Pynchon (see his oeuvre).
This will be a very brief review – there is much to think about here – and another reading coming up. For now … >>>>MORE>>>>