Re: Gundam fans read SF


Paul Lampshire (gbc76@dial.pipex.com)
Wed, 27 Jan 1999 21:30:27 -0000


>Are you sure that was an afterthought to merge them together?

The Robot saga and the Foundation saga are pretty fundamentally
incompatable, IIRC...

>I got the
>feeling that he intended that to be from the beginning. Maybe not but he's
>not the only one to have far reaching universes comprised of many books

Larry Niven's a good example, however towards the end of the timeline, there
are just too many bits of supertechnology floating round.
Robert Heinlein also tried to merge all of his stuff into one multiverse
with characters crossing timelines and universes till it became a mess

--
God's in His heaven, all's right with the world.



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