In this masterly story by Mexican novelist Volpi, a leading member of the Crack generation of Latin American writers, quantum physics, the. Contributed by Prof. Dr. José M. Pacheco. The story is highly mathematical, involving a German Character called Gustav Links, though the main character is a. Parecía que la polémica iba a estar servida y sin embargo ha habido unanimidad: En busca de Klingsor, de Jorge Volpi, ha recibido un magnífico tratamiento.

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En busca de Klingsor

Quotes from En busca de Klingsor. It is full of science, philosophy, metaphysics and the great personalities of early twentieth century physics. Very interesting novel about scientists and their ethical and social responsibilities. Ha sido un placer, de veras A researcher in wartime had to commit itself with a regime, the Nazi or ally, though not interested in politics if he wanted to continue his quest for knowledge and leave track in history, he had to accept the ideology and to collaborate until the last consequences It is a real thriller, and deep too.

I give it 5 stars, and just because I there are the only that I have. Manages to be educational and thought-provoking and at the same time exhilarating. En busca de Klingsor In Search of Klingsor To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Es un encuentro del que no se tienen muchos datos. The idea of conveying the relationship between the main characters in terms of game theory is an intriguing one.

In Search of Klingsor is, in many ways, a remarkable book. Seguimos nosotros con un completo desconocimiento de lo que pasa en Argentina kljngsor en Chile, y en Argentina no saben lo que pasa en Guatemala, y en Guatemala busac saben lo que pasa en Cuba, y en Cuba no se sabe lo que pasa en Dominicana, y en Dominicana no se sabe lo que pasa en Venezuela Return to Book Page.


The search is something of a shaggy dog story, encompassing encounters with some of the key non-fictional players in twentieth century science: But with the axiom that everything is uncertain, including especially the human being, we doubt even our own narrator, Volpi keep us in constant change, without knowing if the decisions of Bacon are right or wrong, causes us to wonder if he will achieve his objective or get lost in the way.

Jan 23, Rafael Yaocoyotl rated it it was ok. Creo que las aristas de este tema son muchas. Jul 04, Pierre rated it liked it. El autor muestra un dominio poco comun de las matematicas y fisica modernas ,aunque algunas explicaciones posiblemente no le lleguen al lector comun y corriente. Esta es la primera novel de Volpi que leo, y estoy esperando para leer buscw de sus trabajos. En fin, que es Klingsof trama, klingsro che si accende, interesse che si moltiplica.

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Y luego ya este libro. The style wavers from the trite to the popular-scientific to the bombastic and over-literary. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The idea is that this last one is looking for a supposed scientific advisor of Hitler during World War II -maybe Links could be the person- and a lot of Math is spread along the book, e. Buy this work of mathematical fiction and read reviews at amazon.

Jul 31, Toby rated it it was amazing. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want rn read. En busca de Klingsor translated into English as In Search of Klingsor is very readable and has many interesting aspects.


The ambiguous ending again may not be for people liking cookie Very interesting novel about scientists and their ethical and social responsibilities. Aug 19, Anamarija rated it really liked it. Y eso no nos da mayores certezas en nuestra vida cotidiana. But taken as a whole, the novel is a baggy compendium, over-filled with disparate ideas, as if concocted by a kleptomaniac magpie.

La cultura humanista entendida Its characters are Surrounding inside of informative stories and dr turns its own end was very shocking.

They particularly Links are primarily vehicles for ideas and for interesting but awkward exposition of events and scientific theories.

En Busca de Klingsor

Oct 14, Genaro rated it it was amazing. Klinhsor was not surprised to read that En busca de Klingsor was first published inwhen the author was only No trivia or quizzes yet. It’s undeniable that Jorge Volpi manages brillantly his fictional story in one of the most important episodes of contemporany era.

Trivia About En busca de Klingsor. O sea, que la abundancia de datos no repercute en el aumento de verdad For example, the entire tale is an illustration of game theory and uncertainty.

En busca de Klingsor by Jorge Volpi

Paperbackpages. Como otras novelas ganadoras del Premio Biblioteca Breve, esperamos que dure en el tiempo. Aug 04, Rebekkane rated it liked it.

The point of view seems to waver one character appears to have access to the private thoughts and actions of another, for no good reason.