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Asimov, Isaac 1920-1992

Overview
Works: 2,663 works in 8,769 publications in 22 languages and 403,448 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  History  Study guides  Psychological fiction  Popular works  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Former owner, Donor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Originator
Classifications: PS3551.S5, 813.54
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I, robot by Isaac Asimov( Book )

142 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 6,627 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
Forward the foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

198 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 14 languages and held by 6,329 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 by Isaac Asimov( Book )

94 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 4,447 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 ...?
Foundation's edge by Isaac Asimov( Book )

40 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

204 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,703 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 )

84 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and Russian and held by 3,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 2 entitled - Light, Magnetism and Electricity
Prelude to Foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and Thai and held by 3,361 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
Foundation and earth by Isaac Asimov( Book )

31 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 3,348 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
Nightfall by Isaac Asimov( Book )

33 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in 8 languages and held by 3,313 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 )

32 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,154 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 )

30 editions published between 1072 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 3,082 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
Fantastic voyage; a novel by Isaac Asimov( Book )

39 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 2,912 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 )

33 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 2,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping tale of high adventure, action, and mystery, Nemesis is Grand Master Isaac Asimov at his best--and destined to become a classic for many years to come
The Hugo winners by Isaac Asimov( Book )

63 editions published between 1955 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 2,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At end of title on cover: 1976-1979. Contains 13 stories
Robots and empire by Isaac Asimov( Book )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,551 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 )

35 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,537 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 )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Turkish and held by 2,426 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 )

53 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attempts to illuminate the events of the Old and New Testaments by discussing actual historical, geographical, and biographical events
Puzzles of the black widowers by Isaac Asimov( Book )

64 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Black Widowers Club, including Henry the waiter, gathers again to solve witty and unique conundrums, in a fifth collection of the Black Widowers series, which includes two never-before-published puzzles
Asimov's guide to Shakespeare by Isaac Asimov( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the historical, legendary, and mythological background of 38 plays and 2 narrative poems
 
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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 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 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

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 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

阿西莫夫

艾萨克·阿西莫夫

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