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The naked sun

Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©1983.
Series: A Del Rey book; A Lije Bailey & R. Daneel Olivaw novel
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A millennium into the future, two advancements have altered the course of human history: the colonization of the Galaxy and the creation of the positronic brain. On the beautiful Outer World planet of Solaria, a handful of human colonists lead a hermit-like existence, their every need attended to by their faithful robot servants. To this strange and provocative planet comes Detective Elijah Baley, sent from the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Named Person: Elijah Baley; Elijah Baley
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaac Asimov
ISBN: 0345313909 9780345313904
OCLC Number: 10209732
Description: xiv, 208 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: A Del Rey book; A Lije Bailey & R. Daneel Olivaw novel
Responsibility: Isaac Asimov.

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"A millennium into the future, two advancements have altered the course of human history: the colonization of the Galaxy and the creation of the positronic brain. On the beautiful Outer World planet of Solaria, a handful of human colonists lead a hermit-like existence, their every need attended to by their faithful robot servants. To this strange and provocative planet comes Detective Elijah Baley, sent from the streets of New York with his positronic partner, the robot R. Daneel Olivaw, to solve an incredible murder that has rocked Solaria to its foundations. The victim had been so reclusive that he appeared to his associates only through holographic projection. Yet someone had gotten close enough to bludgeon him to death while robots looked on. Now Baley and Olivaw are faced with two clear impossibilities: Either the Solarian was killed by one of his robots--unthinkable under the laws of Robotics--or he was killed by the woman who loved him so much that she never came into his presence!"--Page 4 of cover.

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