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Asimov, Isaac 1920-1992

Works: 789 works in 4,683 publications in 29 languages and 161,713 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Drama  Popular works  Study guides  Science fiction  Short stories  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction, Other, Compiler, Contributor, zxx, Performer
Classifications: PS3551.S5, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Isaac Asimov
Foundation and empire by Isaac Asimov( Book )

247 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 3,956 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, which had created a mutant man with the strength of a dozen battlefleets?
Second foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

241 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 3,761 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?
Understanding physics by Isaac Asimov( Book )

68 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 3,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 2 entitled - Light, Magnetism and Electricity
Forward the foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

111 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 2,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this stunning finale to one of the greatest science fiction adventures of all time, Asimov looks back to the development of one of science fiction's most popular creations: the science of Psychohistory, which predicts the actions of society
Asimov's guide to Shakespeare by Isaac Asimov( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,298 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 )

137 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on our own racial intolerances and our militarists
Science and creationism( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 2,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays discuss creationism, conflicts between religion and science, fundamentalist views on science, paleontology, and court decisions concerning the teaching of evolution
The collapsing universe by Isaac Asimov( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 1,939 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
The genetic code by Isaac Asimov( Book )

75 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist reports, for the layman, on the major scientific breakthrough beginning with the discovery of DNA in 1944
The sun by Isaac Asimov( Book )

24 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origins, physical makeup, and relationship to earth of the huge star called the sun
The human brain, its capacities and functions by Isaac Asimov( Book )

53 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an explanation of the human brain, including its divisions, systems, and functions
Words from the myths by Isaac Asimov( Book )

39 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the Greek myths concentrating on how they gave rise to words and expressions we use today
Atom : journey across the subatomic cosmos by Isaac Asimov( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the path of discovery that revealed the nature of the atom, of light, of gravity, of the electromagnetic force, and the nature and structure of the universe
Gold : the final science fiction collection by Isaac Asimov( Book )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen fiction stories, 18 non-fiction and 20 essays on the craft of writing science fiction. One of the fiction pieces is Cal, on a robot who wants to be a writer. His owner, a writer, agrees to program him for the task, but when the robot outdoes the writer in his craft, switches him off
The exploding suns : the secrets of the supernovas by Isaac Asimov( Book )

22 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and Turkish and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This science narrative utilizes the most recent astronomical research and data that exists on supernovas to detail their role in the life of man and the evolution of the universe
The asteroids by Isaac Asimov( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the asteroids of our solar system and the possible importance they might have for us in the future
A short history of chemistry by Isaac Asimov( Book )

88 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asimov on numbers by Isaac Asimov( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen essays on numbers and number theory and the relationship of numbers to measurement, the calendar, biology, astronomy, and the earth
Robots, machines in man's image by Isaac Asimov( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in 3 languages and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores robots of the past, present, and future
Asimov's mysteries by Isaac Asimov( Book )

59 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Asimov has collected in this book thirteen of his shorter mysteries together with an overall introduction and a commentary on each story."
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Alternative Names

controlled identityDr. "A", 1920-1992

controlled identityFrench, Paul, 1920-1992

A, Dr

Aizeks Azimovs

Asimoph, Asaack, 1920-1992

Asimov, Aĭzek, 1920-1992

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

Asimow, Isaac

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, 1920-1992

Azimov, Isaac 1920-1992

Azīmūf, Isḥāq, 1920-1992

Dr A

French P. 1920-1992

French, Paul.

French Paul 1920-1992

French, Paul, pseud.

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov American author

Isaac Asimov Americk spisovatel a biochemik

Isaac Asimov Amerikaans schrijver

Isaac Asimov Amerikano a mannurat

Isaac Asimov amerykański pisarz

Isaac Asimov biochimico e scrittore statunitense

Isaac Asimov crivain amricain.

Isaac Asimov escritor estadounidense

Isaac Asimov orosz szrmazs amerikai r s biokmikus

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 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

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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

아이작 아시모프

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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Second foundationForward the foundationAsimov's guide to ShakespearePebble in the skyScience and creationismThe sunAtom : journey across the subatomic cosmosGold : the final science fiction collection