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Robot Dreams (Masterworks of Science Fiction and Fantasy)

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Publisher Comments:

Robot Dreams collects 21 of Isaac Asimov's short stories spanning the body of his fiction from the 1940s to the 1980s — exploring not only the future of technology, but the future of humanity's maturity and growth.

Review:

"His name is synonymous with all that is best in science fiction." The New York Times

Review:

"High quality...includes many of Asimov's best, and the full page illustrations by Ralph McQuarrie are also of very high quality." Chronicle

Synopsis:

In this collection, which spans the body of Asimov's fiction from the nineteen-forties to the mid-eighties, are all of the classic themes Asimovian, from the scientific puzzle, to the extraterrestrial thriller, to the psychological discourse, all introudced in an important essay written expressly for this collection.

About the Author

Isaac Asimov authored over 400 books in a career that lasted nearly 50 years. As a leading scientific writer, historian, and futurist, he covered a variety of subjects ranging from mathematics to humor, and won numerous awards for his work.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780441011834
Other:
Asimov, Isaac
Publisher:
Ace Trade
Other:
Asimov, Isaac
Author:
Asimov, Isaac
Location:
New York
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Robots
Subject:
Science fiction, american
Subject:
Science Fiction - Short Stories
Subject:
Science / General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Series:
Masterworks of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Publication Date:
June 1, 2004
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9.10x6.12x.94 in. .85 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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Robot Dreams (Masterworks of Science Fiction and Fantasy)
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Product details 352 pages Ace Books - English 9780441011834 Reviews:
"Review" by , "His name is synonymous with all that is best in science fiction."
"Review" by , "High quality...includes many of Asimov's best, and the full page illustrations by Ralph McQuarrie are also of very high quality."
"Synopsis" by , In this collection, which spans the body of Asimov's fiction from the nineteen-forties to the mid-eighties, are all of the classic themes Asimovian, from the scientific puzzle, to the extraterrestrial thriller, to the psychological discourse, all introudced in an important essay written expressly for this collection.
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