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Pebble in the Sky (Dramatized) Radio/TV Program

Pebble in the Sky (Dramatized)

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One moment Joseph Schwartz is a happily retired tailor in 1949 Chicago. The next he's a helpless stranger on Earth during the heyday of the first Galactic Empire. Earth, he soon learns, is a backwater, just a pebble in the sky, despised by all the other 200 million planets of the Empire because its people dare to claim it's the original home of man. And Earth is poor, with great areas of radioactivity ruining much of its soil - so poor that everyone is sentenced to death at the age of 60.

Joseph Schwartz is 62.

This is young Isaac Asimov's first novel, full of wonders and ideas, the book that launched the novels of the Galactic Empire, culminating in the Foundation books and novels. It is also one of that select group of SF adventures that since the early 1950s has hooked generations of teenagers on reading science fiction. This is Golden Age SF at its finest.

©2012 BN Publishing (P)2012 BN Publishing

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  • Oren
    24/06/15
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    "Problems with volume"

    The music was loud and the talking was a bit too low, many times missing the conversation. Sometimes people would shout into the mic and when there's a scuffle we shouldn't miss out words.

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  • Martin
    glenpool, ok United States
    30/08/14
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    "only 26 minutes"
    What would have made Pebble in the Sky (Dramatized) better?

    longer


    What was most disappointing about Isaac Asimov’s story?

    took 10 hours and made it 26min


    Would you be willing to try another one of Robert Trout’s performances?

    yes


    Any additional comments?

    great book but not shortened to 26 minutes

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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