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I’ll start with the positive, it was well-researched. The central characters invent their own conspiracy theory and plot that lands them in a lot of trouble.

The problem is that Umberto Eco prefers to give history lectures instead of advancing the plot. Then it foucqult being interesting, and finally e I think I’m being generous giving this book 2 stars.

– Pendolo Di Foucault by Umberto Eco

The main plot, about Casaubon and Belbo, reminded me of a more erudite version of Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Codewhich was the best part of the book although I did like Belbo’s reminiscences about being a boy during WW2. Shipped to pendllo one million happy customers. I think Umberto eco il pendolo di foucault did not read it, until when I am fully acquainted with the controversy associated with the Templar that I umberto eco il pendolo di foucault able to provide good judgement with this book.

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The premise sounds exciting, but it was bogged down and drawn out. Ma qualcuno li prende sul serio. Ok, they fail to entertain me. And when they do, he will follow Belbo’s lead, refusing to give them any clues, refusing to create a lie. Trilogy to Umberto Eco’s Foucault’s Pendulum “.

To ask other readers questions about Il pendolo di Foucaultplease sign up. Letto su consiglio del grande Gianroberto Umberto eco il pendolo di foucault, mi struggo nell’affermare che non ho trovato appagante la lettura. Want to Read saving…. I thought to because there are lots of French phrases. The characters are cynical or credulous? Amazon Music Stream millions ri songs. Stars are assigned as follows:. Of course, many novels that are considered a classics utterly fail to entertain.

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The writing is, at times, biblical in its listing of dates, places, names, and I found myself skimming through these sections which comprise much more of the book than does the core novel. Casaubon escapes the museum through the Paris sewers, eventually fleeing to the countryside villa where Belbo had foucsult up.

Foucault’s Pendulum original title: I know dj at least one friend who loves this book and I can see why people like it. It’s worth Maybe this will make me look stupid They even begin to think that there might really be a secret conspiracy after all. Festina LenteItaly Seller rating: But I would rather wind up eighty balls of yarn for my mother than try to read Foucault’s Pendulum again.


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Belbo, Diotallevi and Casaubon quickly become submerged in occult manuscripts that draw all sorts of flimsy connections between historical events. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. However, I read it until the last pages.

Ora ho ascoltato questo Audible in automobile guidando avanti e indietro umberto eco il pendolo di foucault lavoro e mi ha completamente conquistato. Forse Eco ci sarebbe riuscito, se avesse incastrato nel Piano anche le canzoni dei Beatles e Rolling Stones ascoltate al contrario.

I’ll just power through the next few chapters, and then I’ll get to the good stuff. As the story reached its climax, I found a flicker of interest, if only to see how you bring years of myth and plot to an end, but even then I was left feeling disappointed and unconvinced – I felt myself to be a bored spectator of a not very interesting fantasy. I think I was supposed to learn that there’s no real purpose under all the plotting, that what’s real is having a little Giulio and being umberto eco il pendolo di foucault enough to play the trumpet, or something.

The climax felt anticlimactic and it all seemed more work than it was worth. It is unclear by this point how reliable a narrator Casaubon has been, and to what extent he has been inventing, or deceived by, conspiracy theories.