Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Jorge Volpi (México, ). Es autor de las novelas La paz de los sepulcros, El temperamento melancólico, El jardín. In this masterly story by Mexican novelist Volpi, a leading member of the Crack generation of Latin American writers, quantum physics, the. Buy En busca de Klingsor by Jorge Volpi (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

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Nov 05, Daniel Salvo rated it liked it. Interesante para los amantes de la fisica y las matematicas.

This kklingsor what the word “crack” refers to. La novela, por un lado, y la novela corta, por otro. Fer de la Cruz Buy this work of mathematical fiction and read reviews at amazon. Although published ten years later, one month before the Luis Donaldo Colosio assassination, he wrote a part of the book where a political assassination occurs much the way Colosio’s did, one month before it happened. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Very interesting novel about scientists and their ethical and social responsibilities.

At age thirteen, he wanted to be a historian, specializing in the Middle Ages, attempting to write a book on the entire topic. Oct 14, Genaro rated it it was amazing. Paperbackpages. His stories are often experiments to place certain temperaments together to analyze their interactions. Dec klingsr, Diego Alejandro rated it really liked it. Quotes from En busca de Klingsor. Aug 04, Rebekkane rated it liked it. Jul 04, Pierre rated it liked it.

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Povijest je to atomske energije upravljene protiv nacizma. Contributed by Octavio I disliked this novel a lot, from the mathematical viewpoint. Las respuestas absolutas siempre son mentiras. This is just one work of mathematical fiction from the list. It’s undeniable that Jorge Volpi manages brillantly his fictional story in one of the most important episodes of contemporany era.


In A pesar del oscuro silenciothe main character is researching the tragic life of Jorge Cuestaa Mexican vanguard poet and essayist lkingsor the s and s.

To view it, click here. En busca de Klingsor In Search of Klingsor It not only binds together the story arc with historical episodes and explanations of atomic science and game theory, it uses the principles of the latter as narrative devices.

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Nov 15, Antonio Rubio Reyes rated it liked it. Desde hace mucho tiempo, la Ciencia parece haber desaparecido de los temas centrales de klingaor Literatura, no solamente en castellano For almost three years in the early s, Volpi worked as a secretary to Diego Valadesthe first attorney general for the Federal District of Mexico City and later the attorney general for Mexico.

En busca de Klingsor by Jorge Volpi

Bsuca cultura humanista entendida Como otras novelas ganadoras del Premio Biblioteca Breve, esperamos que dure en el tiempo. They particularly Links are primarily vehicles for ideas and for interesting but awkward exposition of events and scientific theories. Y luego ya este libro. Y las grandes respuestas que uno puede tener son siempre nuevas preguntas Not for everyone – if reading a short history of the development of buwca mechanics, intersped with the Nazi pursuit of the atomic bomb and a postwar investigation of German physicists and their culpabilities in the crimes klinsor the 3rd Reich is not for you then give this novel a pass – but if the subject tickles your fancy this novel is excellent.


El libro es de lo mas interesante, volli la historia de los cientificos mas destacados del siglo XX, les da una nueva historia y me hace sentir completamente intrigado que en realidad no conocia a la gente que tanto admirada, el final me parecio un poco flojo, senti que el libro podia dar para mas contenido, pero el autor decidio terminarlo,es una pena relamente me quede con ganas de saber mas de el teniente Bacon y el profesor Links.

There is an erroneous quotation at least in the Spanish edition of Einstein’s basic paper ofwhere “Thermodynamics” is written instead of “Electrodynamics”.

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En busca de Klingsor translated into English as In Search of Klingsor is very readable and has many interesting aspects. Views Read Edit View history. No me parece mal Contributed by how If you are interested in the great physicists of the 20th century, Nazi Germany, detective fiction and sex, then this book is wonderful!

Historias entrelazadas y datos curiosos muy interesantes. Volpi is best known for his novels and essays, with nine novels published. In El temperamento melancolicoVolpi psychologically analyzes the idea of human temperament, exploring group dynamics and the effects of individual actions. Books by Jorge Volpi.