Trieste - This city is sometimes under Italian occupation and sometimes under Austrian rule.
Psychoanalysis - This is a therapeutic method for curing mental illness, which involves the patient talking to a doctor. It was created by Dr. Sigmund Freud around 1900.
The Bourse - This is the place where gentlemen go to gamble on the stock market.
Veronal - This is a poison which can be fatal, but not if the victim receives prompt medical attention.
Basedow's Disease - Ada has this syndrome, and it is commonly associated with an overactive thyroid.
Guido Speier & Co. - This is where Zeno meets Carmen.
Violin - Guido is good enough at this to be a professional, while Zeno is terrible at it.
Lucinico - This is where Zeno's family is when World War I descends upon them.
L.C. (Last Cigarette) - Every event in Zeno's life is marked...
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