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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 well known for his technological know-how fiction, together with his choice of brief tales I, Robot and his robotic, Empire and origin sequence novels. whereas every one of those narratives occurs in a distinct fictional universe, Asimov asserted on the finish of his profession that he had, together with his final robotic and starting place novels, unified them into one coherent metaseries.
This reference paintings identifies and describes the entire characters, locales, artifacts, techniques 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 significant other to Asimov’s technological know-how fiction oeuvre.

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