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Asimov, Isaac 1920-1992

Overview
Works: 3,023 works in 11,372 publications in 24 languages and 408,823 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Drama  Biography‡vDictionaries  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Chronologies  History  Popular works  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Other, Former owner, Donor, Compiler, Creator, Interviewee, Honoree, Contributor, Originator
Classifications: PS3551.S5, 813.54
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Forward the foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

341 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 7,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For nearly fifty years, Isaac Asimov thrilled millions of readers with his internationally bestselling Foundation Series, a spell-binding tale of the future that spans hundreds of years and dozens of worlds. Here, now, is Forward the Foundation, the seventh and final volume in the series. Completed just before his death, it is the Grand Master's last gift to his legions of admirers. Here, at last, is the story Asimov fans have been waiting for, an exciting tale of danger, intrigue, and suspense that chronicles the second half of hero Hari Seldon's life as he struggles to perfect his revolutionary Theory of Psychohistory and establish the means by which the survival of humanity will be ensured: Foundation. For, as Seldon and his loyal band of followers know, the mighty Galactic Empire is crumbling, and its inevitable destruction will wreak havoc Galaxy-wide ... A resounding tour de force, Forward the Foundation brings full circle Asimov's renowned Foundation epic. It is the crowning achievement of a great writer's life, and a stunning testament to the creative genius of Isaac Asimov
Foundation's edge by Isaac Asimov( Book )

118 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 7,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interplanetary intrigue, hyperspace pursuit, and future technology combine with a desperate search for the planet Earth
I, robot by Isaac Asimov( Book )

258 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 6,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection, one of the great classics of science fiction, Asimov set out the principles of robot behavior that we know as the Three Laws of Robotics. Here are stories of robots gone mad, mind-reading robots, robots with a sense of humor, robot politicians, and robots who secretly run the world, all told with Asimov's trademark dramatic blend of science fact and science fiction
Prelude to Foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

170 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 6,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Foundation Book." When young Hari Seldon arrives on Trantor, he is unaware of the perilous politics that are brewing. After he presents his paper on psychohistory, he becomes the most wanted man in the Empire
Asimov's biographical encyclopedia of science and technology : the lives and achievements of 1510 great scientists from ancient times to the present chronologically arranged by Isaac Asimov( Book )

84 editions published between 1961 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 3,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each numbered entry gives short to lengthy biographical information. Chronological arrangement. Most biographies from previous editions have been expanded as new information became available to author. Subject and name index
Nightfall by Isaac Asimov( Book )

50 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kalgash is a world on the edge of chaos, torn between religious fanaticism and scientific rationalism. Their civilization is threatened by Nightfall, the first sunset in over two thousand years
The robots of dawn by Isaac Asimov( Book )

48 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 3,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Elijah Baley--from The Naked Sun and Caves of Steel--is sent to Aurora to solve the murder of a humaniform robot
Fantastic voyage; a novel by Isaac Asimov( Book )

88 editions published between 491 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 3,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four men and a woman are reduced to a microscopic fraction of their original size, sent in a miniaturized atomic sub through a dying man's carotid artery to destroy a blood clot in his brain. If they fail, the entire world will be doomed
Nemesis by Isaac Asimov( Book )

34 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 2,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A space colony arrives at a planet only to find it is slated for destruction
Robots and empire by Isaac Asimov( Book )

45 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 2,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Kelden Amadiro is determined to bring total annihilation of the planet Earth, but Lady Gladia vows to stop him at any cost and seal Earth's fate and all who live there
The gods themselves by Isaac Asimov( Book )

44 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants from the earth, the moon, and another planet are drawn together by their concern about unrestrained material progress
Asimov's chronology of science and discovery by Isaac Asimov( Book )

26 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Turkish and held by 2,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From 4 million b.c. to the present, Asimov gives entries on major scientific breakthroughs in chronological order. Annotation. Combining world history with scientific discoveries and inventions, Asimov illustrates, in chronological order, how science and cultural, social, and political events have affected each other. A good reference for the general reader. No bibliography
Asimov's guide to the Bible by Isaac Asimov( Book )

27 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and held by 2,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attempts to illuminate the events of the Old and New Testaments by discussing actual historical, geographical, and biographical events
The universe : from flat earth to quasar by Isaac Asimov( Book )

111 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asimov's classic work on the comos surveys the history of astronomy, beginning with man's vision of earth as being flat to recent observations of such phenomena as black holes and optical quasars
Pebble in the sky by Isaac Asimov( Book )

93 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 sixty. Joseph Schwartz is sixty-two
The collapsing universe by Isaac Asimov( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a time of spectacular developments in the new astronomy, the concept of black holes captures top honors. As scientific evidence for them mounts, black holes loom as an ominous development in the life, measured in billions of years, of the universe
Bicentennial man by , Chris Columbus( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
I, robot by Alex Proyas( Visual )

23 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective investigates the murder of a prominent scientist, whom he believes was killed by one of the robots the scientist created
Shakespeares Welt : was man wissen muß, um Shakespeare zu verstehen by Isaac Asimov( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opus 300 by Isaac Asimov( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a collection of essays, studies and short stories divided into subject categories. Includes behindthe-scenes accounts of how the author conceives his writings
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityDr. "A", 1920-1992

controlled identityFrench, Paul, 1920-1992

A, Dr, 1920-1992

Aizeks Azimovs

Asimoph, Asaack, 1920-1992

Asimov, Aĭzek, 1920-1992

Asimov, I.

Asimov I. 1920-1992

Asimov, Isaac

Asimov, Isaac 1920-1992

Asimov, Isaac, pseud. Paul French, 1920-1992

Asimov, Isaak.

Asimov, Isaak 1920-1992

Asimov, Isak

Asimov, Issac 1920-1992

Asimow, Isaac 1920-1992

Asīmūf, Aysāk, 1920-1992

Āsīmūf, Āyzāk 1920-1992

Āsīmūf, Īzāk 1920-1992

Ayzek Əzimov

Azimov, A.

Azimov, A. (1920-1992).

Azimov, Aĭzek 1920-1992

Azimov, Ajzek.

Azimov, Ajzek 1920-1992

Azimov Ayzek

Azimov, Ayzek, 1920-1992

Azimov, Isaac 1920-1992

Azīmūf, Isḥāq, 1920-1992

Dr. "A" 1920-1992

French P. 1920-1992

French, Paul.

French Paul 1920-1992

French, Paul, pseud.

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov American author

Isaac Asimov Americký spisovatel a biochemik

Isaac Asimov Amerikaans schrijver

Isaac Asimov Amerikano a mannurat

Isaac Asimov amerykański pisarz

Isaac Asimov biochimico e scrittore statunitense

Isaac Asimov écrivain américain

Isaac Asimov escritor estadounidense

Isaac Asimov orosz származású amerikai író és biokémikus

Isaac Asimov US-amerikanischer Biochemiker und Science-Fiction-Schriftsteller

Ozimov, Isaak Judovič

Ozimov, Isaak Udovič.

Ozimow, Isaak Judowicz.

Ισαάκ Ασίμωφ

Азiмов А. 1920-1992

Азимов А. 1920-1992

Азимов Айзек

Азимов, Айзек 1920-1992

Айзек Азимов

Айзек Азимов американский писатель-фантаст, популяризатор науки, биохимик

Айзек Азімов

Айзък Азимов

Айзэк Азімаў

Ајзак Асимов

Исак Асимов

Озимов И. 1920-1992

Այզեկ Ազիմով

אייזק אסימוב

אסימוב, א.

אסימוב, א 1920-

אסימוב, איזאק 1920-

אסימוב, איזק

אסימוב, אייזק

אסימוב, אייזק 1920-1992

אסימוב, יצחק, 1920-1992

أزيموف، إسحاق، 1920-1992

أزيموف، اسحق، 1920-

إسحاق أسيموف

إسحاق عظيموف، 1920-1992

إسحق أسيموف، 1920-1992

أسيموف، إسحاق، 1920-1992

أسيموف، إسحق، 1920-1992

آئزک ایزیموف

آئزک ایسیموو

آیزاک آسیموف

عظيموف، إسحق، 1920-1992

ئىسساك ئاسىموۋ

आईज़ैक असिमोव

आयझॅक आसिमॉव्ह

আইজাক আসিমভ

ਆਏਜ਼ੈਕ ਐਸੀਮੋਵ

ஐசாக் அசிமோவ்

ఐజాక్ అసిమోవ్

ಐಸಾಕ್ ಅಸಿಮೋವ್

ഐസക് അസിമൊവ്

ไอแซค อสิมอฟ

აიზეკ აზიმოვი

아시모브, 아이삭크 1920-1992

아시모브, 이삭크 1920-1992

아시모프, I. 1920-1992

아시모프, 아이작 1920-1992

아이작 아시모프

アイザック・アシモフ 1920-1992

アイザック・アシモフ アメリカ合衆国の作家

アイザックアシモフ 1920-1992

アシモフ, I

アジモフ, アイザック

アシモフ, アイザック 1920-1992

阿西摩夫

阿西莫夫

艾萨克·阿西莫夫

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