5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
Well, providing that Asimov wrote about 500 other books during his life-time and that he wasn't an historian, I thought that this wouldn't be a very accurate and well organized work. At first, because of the high price, I wasn't even willing to buy it, but I ended up doing so.
I sincerely can't understand where did he find the time to do so much research, to organise it and to write it down, but the fact is that this is a very selective and interesting read. Although this was intended to be a reference book, I had the patience and the joy to read it from cover to cover.
I'm from such a small and "unimportant" country as Portugal and I can definitely assure you that… Read more