An Asimov Companion: Characters, Places and Terms in the by Donald E. Palumbo

By Donald E. Palumbo

A prolific writer, Isaac Asimov is such a lot famous for his technological know-how fiction, together with his number of brief tales I, Robot and his robotic, Empire and starting place sequence novels. whereas every one of those narratives occurs in a special fictional universe, Asimov asserted on the finish of his profession that he had, along with his final robotic and origin novels, unified them into one coherent metaseries.
This reference paintings identifies and describes the entire characters, locales, artifacts, strategies and associations in Asimov’s metaseries. Mimicking the fashion of The Encyclopedia Galactica, the fictitious compendium of all human wisdom that includes prominently within the origin sequence, this encyclopedia is a useful better half to Asimov’s technology fiction oeuvre.

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