Preludio alla fondazione by Isaac Asimov at – ISBN – ISBN – Mondadori – – Softcover. Isaac Asimov. Mondadori, QR code for Preludio alla fondazione. Title, Preludio alla fondazione. Volume 1 of Il ciclo delle fondazioni / Isaac Asimov. Title: Prelude to Foundation Title Record # Author: Isaac Asimov Year, Language, Title. , Italian, Preludio alla Fondazione (Complete Novel).

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Most of Asimov’s popularized science books explain scientific concepts in a historical way, going as far back as possible to a time when the science in question was at its simplest stage. Rick Grant rated it did not like it Mar 24, Everyone shares the same personality and all that defines them is hair color, eye color, and occupation. Dahl Sector show all 7 items Trantor: I was expecting more, having read the original series. When I read the series back in the early 70’s, I recall liking it, as I did a lot of Dr.

There’s no exploration of humanity or interpersonal relationships. Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you’ll like this book.

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Love this series, loved this fondazipne. Refresh and try again. I get the feeling that someone pressured Asimov into writing this thing and he did it more by formula than by getting involved in the plot himself.

I can’t believe the series is nearly over I’m undecided if I will read the non-Asimov Foundation booksit will easily be right up there with my favorites when I’m done.

His work here is presented entirely different than in the main series.

There is no depth to any of them except the author’s own depth. Le Cycle de Fondation, Tome 1: Tom rated it did not like it Sep 04, The world that he has carved through the Foundation asimiv is timeless and immense, but his tenderness toward culture and history demonstrates an anthropological sharpness unlike no other. Asimov, on the other hand, writes the peeludio, most uninspired, overly-logical, overly-factual dialogue you’ll find this side of a first time author’s unedited self-published book.

I just could not finish this one. In ‘Foundation’ we get only a glimpse of Trantor in its prime, whereas the entirety of this book takes place there and we get to see quite a bit more of Trantor.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. References to this work on external resources. Secondly, prwludio book provides us with a series of trivial, everyday life anecdotes of young Hari Seldon’s life; I did not need to know them and I did not want to know them, but the author decided to inflict them to me.

Prelude to Foundation reads like it was written by a somewhat over-intelligent twelve-year-old who then handed isaqc off to a university professor with absolutely no sense of humour to do final edits. By the original book I expected Trantor to be more of a Coruscant type world with massive buildings everywhere. Asimov the Emperor, Asimov the historian, Asimov the street rat, Asimov the mathematician. In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Ala book was amazing.

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It happens off-stage and is delivered in the most uninspiring, anti-climactic scene I may have ever read. This is a prequel to his first ‘Foundation’ book written over 25 years prior and before he decided to tie most of his book series together.

I get the feeling that someone pressured Asimov into writing this thing and he did it more by formula than by g A disappointment. Andy rated it did not like it Nov 29, Asimov was a long-time member and Vice President asimof Mensa International, albeit reluctantly; he described some members of fndazione organization as “brain-proud and aggressive about their IQs” He took more joy in being president of the American Humanist Association.

It’s absolutely perfect for me, and I’m so happy to have read it a little bit later in life. It Introduces Hari Fonadzione and the concept of psychohistory.

Prelude to Foundation The first Foundation novel. I would even say Asimov has brought significant damage to his franchise with this book. I never saw a problem with reading them this way and there is fonvazione specific reason for reading then in timeline order.

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Hopefully better than this. What a terrible book.

There’s no subtext, there’s no ulterior motives, there’s only straight, unvarnished, completely honest talk. The first book, Foundation, was published in Asimov is widely considered a master of the science-fiction genre and, along with Robert A. CD Audiobook 0 editions.

Marina rated it did not like it Mar 05, Foundation The third Foundation novel, comprised of 5 stories originally published between Quotes from Preludio alla Fon Look, Asimov was a brilliant man.