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Asimov, Isaac 1920-1992

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I, robot by Isaac Asimov( Book )

332 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 20 languages and held by 7,125 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
Foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

411 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 7,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Galactic Empire declines, psychohistorian Hari Seldon and his band of psychobiologists form the Foundation, designed to be the nucleus of an eventual ideal universal ruling corporation
Foundation's edge by Isaac Asimov( Book )

189 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 4,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

237 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 3,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although small and seemingly helpless, the Foundation had managed to survive against the greed of its neighboring warlords. But could it stand against the mighty power of the Empire, who had created a mutant man with the strength of a dozen battlefleets ...?
Second foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

234 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 3,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So far the Foundation was safe. But there was a hidden Second Foundation to protect the first. The Mule has yet to find it, but he was getting closer all the time. The men of the Foundation sought it, too, to escape from Mule's mind control. Only Arkady, a 14 year-old girl, seemed to have the answer-- or did she?
Foundation and earth by Isaac Asimov( Book )

138 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 3,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the Foundation trilogy. Golan Trevise, former councliman of the First Foundation, is entrusted with formidable task--to determine the future of Galactic development
Prelude to Foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

148 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 3,646 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
The robots of dawn by Isaac Asimov( Book )

130 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,490 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
Asimov's New guide to science by Isaac Asimov( Book )

152 editions published between 1072 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rev. ed. of: Asimov's Guide to science. c1972. Bibliography: p. 885-893. Includes indexes. Scientific terms and developments are described for the layman
Understanding physics by Isaac Asimov( Book )

64 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and Russian and held by 3,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 3 entitled The Electron, Proton and Neutron
Fantastic voyage; a novel by Isaac Asimov( Book )

124 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 12 languages and held by 3,119 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
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 )

88 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 2,956 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
Nemesis by Isaac Asimov( Book )

99 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 18 languages and held by 2,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A space colony arrives at a planet only to find it is slated for destruction
Forward the foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

107 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 2,879 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
The gods themselves by Isaac Asimov( Book )

142 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 2,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2100, mankind on Earth, settlers in a lunar colony, and aliens from the para-universe (a strange universe parallel in time to our own) face a race against time as they try to prevent the total destruction of the Earth by the invention of an Inter-Universe Electron Pump
Robots and empire by Isaac Asimov( Book )

100 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 2,754 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
Asimov's chronology of science and discovery by Isaac Asimov( Book )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,513 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 )

71 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attempts to illuminate the events of the Old and New Testaments by discussing actual historical, geographical, and biographical events
Asimov's guide to Shakespeare by Isaac Asimov( Book )

23 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the historical, legendary, and mythological background of 38 plays and 2 narrative poems
Pebble in the sky by Isaac Asimov( Book )

135 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 2,267 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
 
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Азимов, Айзек 1920-1992

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אסימוב, א.

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אסימוב, אייזק

אסימוב, אייזק 1920-1992

אסימוב, יצחק, 1920-1992

أزيموف، إسحاق، 1920-1992

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إسحاق أسيموف

إسحاق عظيموف، 1920-1992

إسحق أسيموف، 1920-1992

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آیزاک آسیموف

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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

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