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Foundation Series (Foundation, #1-4) Basandosi sulla lettura di Storia del declino e della caduta dell Impero romano di Edward Gibbon, Asimov realizz un geniale affresco del lontano futuro dell umanit introducendo un concetto, quello della psicostoria, che affasciner sociologi e psicologi per anni La psicostoria, elemento sintomatico della coscienza positivista di Asimov, si basa sull idea della prevedibilit dei comportamenti delle masse, mediante formule matematiche Nel tentativo di limitare a pochi secoli il periodo di barbarie che sicuramente subentrer dopo la caduta dello smisurato Impero Galattico, lo psicostoriografo Hari Seldom d vita alla Fondazione, un organizzazione di scienziati e mercanti che avr il compito di riportare la civilt nella Galassia. Download Foundation Series (Foundation, #1-4) Author Isaac Asimov – grisedalelodge.co.uk

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  1. English Foundation_Series Italiano HARI SELDON born in the 11,988th year of the Galactic Era died 12,069 Five hundred years of history of space, in which the Galactic Empire gives way to the Foundation, an entity created by the mathematician Hari Seldon, in order to minimize tens of thousands of years of chaos and barbarity to a few hundred Probably one of the most ambitious sci fi pieces ever written.The laws of history are absolute as the ones of physics The difference is that history English Foundation_Series Italiano HARI SELDON born in the 11,988th year of the Galactic Era died 12,069 Five hundred years of history of space, in which the Galactic Empire gives way to the Foundation, an entity created by the mathematician Hari Seldon, in order to minimize tens of thousands of years of chaos and barbarity to a few hundred Probably one of the most ambitious sci fi pieces ever written.The laws of history are absolute as the ones of physics The difference is that history has to deal with humans, who are significantly less than atoms, therefore they are subject to greater variability Brilliant.Vote 8 HARI SELDON nato nell anno 11.988 dell Era Galattica, morto nel 12.069 Cinquecento anni di storia dello spazio, che vedono l Impero Galattico cedere il passo al...

  2. Asimov at his best, which is out of this world.A prolific writter with a wicked sense of the impossible and able to bring you along on the ride.100 s of books written Hour after hour of enjoyment

  3. d have you read the foundation series yet if not, shame on you it might be a little dry, but it s the finest bit of sci fi world building that i think i ve ever read yeah, yeah, people will argue with me about that, but some of the worlds people build i have a really hard time actually seeing no matter how much detail there is but with asimov, i felt like i was there this place was real and might truly be a part of our far future a...

  4. The trilogy of books Foundation, Foundation and Empire and Second Foundation are among the best Asimov ever wrote among his science fiction novels and among his most influential I ve read it was based on Gibbon s Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire Only this empire spans the galaxy Hari Seldon predicts through psychohistory the empire will fall within 300 years and establishes a foundation to manipulate history to shorten the dark ages that will follow The fascination is seeing how all that The trilogy of books Foundation, Foundation and Empire and Second Foundation are among the best Asimov ever wrote among his science fiction novels and among his most influential I ve read it was based on Gibbon s Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire Only this empire spans the galaxy Hari Seldon predicts through psychohistory the empire will fall within 300 years and establishes a foundation to manipulate history to shorten the dark ages that will follow The fascination is seeing how all that plays out, especially in the first book Foundation and Empire is less episodic than the first and features one of Asimov s most complex and compelling characters, the Mule, as well as a strong female character, Bayta, and a clever twist Second Foundation also features a strong female character Arkady Darell The first three books in the series were written in the early 1950s, and at times it shows Asimov considered himself a feminist and created strong female characters especially ...

  5. I love science fiction, but I did not love these books For me, Asimov s appeal lies in his incredible vision the technological advances he predicts, together with the rich history and culture he invents Unfortunately, I feel that his characters are terribly weak, and exist only as necessary and perhaps unwelcome literary devices that showcase his world His lack of focus on character depth, combined with the vast jumps in time between each novel, made me lose interest rather quickly.If you I love science fiction, but I did not love these books For me, Asimov s appeal lies in his incredible...

  6. Asimov is an author of the old school, a purist who patiently lays out his plot like a weaver designing his carpet Every detail is integral to the plot which holds together like a golden weaver s web Asimov like all great minds believes their first priority is to please themselves, if the author like his work, the audience will follow The book is the end of a series that will keep the most fastidious reader guessing and still be surprised A pioneer in his field, Isaac Asimov takes his rightf Asimov is an author of the old school, a purist who patiently lays out his plot like a weaver designing his carpet Every detail is integral to the plot which holds together like a golden weaver s web Asimov like all great minds believes their first priority is to please themselves, if the author like his work, the audience will follow The book is the end of a series that will keep the most fastidious reader guessing and still be surprised A ...

  7. Interesting that The Naked Sun is placed here with the Foundation Trilogy and I Robot the latter now familiar to audiences through the Will Smith version The Foundation trilogy is interesting for its allegories about Vietnam and with psycho history a kind of parody on Marxism but for me the Elijah Bailey series of noir detective stories set off world were Asimov s greatest achievements The Naked Sun and The Caves of Steel magnificent Reminding us that Asimov was also a crime writer and a Interesting that The Naked Sun is placed here with the Foundation Trilogy and I Robot the latter now familiar to audiences through the Will Smith version The Foundation trilogy is interesting for its allegories about Vietnam and with psycho history a kind of parody on Marxism but for me the Elijah Bailey series of noir detective stories set off world were Asimov s greatest achievements The Naked Sun and The Caves of Steel magnificent Reminding us that Asimov was ...

  8. NOTE This review concerns only I, Robot, not any of the other included books It s been too long since I ve read the other ones to consider a review of them I really enjoyed I, Robot Mr Asimov has an astonishing talent for making you think and sur...

  9. Some of the greatest, most ambitious works of Asimov.From the mind blowing concepts of Foundation, and the idea that human civilisation could be quantified, controlled and steered by mathematicsTo the agoraphobic earth in The Stars Like DustTo the anthop...

  10. In all fairness, I only read I, Robot out of curiosity after having seen the Will Smith movie I ve had this book probably 15 years and never picked it up until now I m sure for Asimov, the story is excellent it was pretty interesting, though the only thing...