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The Robots of Dawn (The Robot Series #03)

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Publisher Comments:

A puzzling case of roboticide sends New York Detective Elijah Baley on an intense search for a murderer. Armed with his own instincts, his quirky logic, and the immutable Three Laws of Robotics, Baley is determined to solve the case. But can anything prepare a simple Earthman for the psychological complexities of a world where a beautiful woman can easily have fallen in love with an all-too-human robot..?

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Called to the Spacer world to solve a case of roboticide, New York City detective Elijah Baley teams up with humanoid robot R. Daneel Olivaw to prove that the prime suspect, a renowned roboticist, is innocent of the crime.

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Synopsis:

A millennium into the future two advances have altered the course of human history: the colonization of the Galaxy and the creation of the positronic brain. Isaac Asimov's Robot novels chronicle the unlikely partnership between a New York City detective and a humanoid robot who must learn to work together.

Detective Elijah Baiey is called to the Spacer world Aurora to solve a bizarre case of roboticide. The prime suspect is a gifted roboticist who had the means, the motive, and the opportunity to commit the crime. There's only one catch: Baley and his positronic partner, R. Daneel Olivaw, must prove the man innocent. For in a case of political intrigue and love between woman and robot gone tragically wrong, there's more at stake than simple justice. This time Baley's career, his life, and Earth's right to pioneer the Galaxy lie in the delicate balance. 

About the Author

During his legendary career, Isaac Asimov penned over 470 books on subjects ranging from science to Shakespeare to history, though he was most loved for his award-winning science fiction sagas, which include the Robot, Empire, and Foundation series. Named a Grand Master of Science Fiction by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Asimov entertained and educated readers of all ages for close to five decades. He died, at the age of seventy-two, in April 1992.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780553299496
Author:
Asimov, Isaac
Publisher:
Spectra Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Detective and mystery stories
Subject:
Robots
Subject:
Robots -- Fiction.
Subject:
Baley, Elijah
Subject:
Baley, Elijah (Fictitious character)
Subject:
Mystery fiction
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Subject:
science fiction;fiction;robots;sf;mystery;novel;asimov;detective;elijah baley;robot series;isaac asimov;crime;sff;20th century;speculative fiction;space;classic;american;lije baley;hugo nominee;robotics;foundation;literature;fantasy;murder;robot novels;19
Subject:
science fiction;fiction;robots;sf;mystery;novel;asimov;elijah baley;detective;isaac asimov;robot series;crime;sff;20th century;speculative fiction;space;american;r. daneel olivaw;classic;hugo nominee;lije baley;robotics;foundation;1980s;murder;robot novel
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Reprint ed.
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
The Robot Series
Series Volume:
03
Publication Date:
March 1, 1994
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
448
Dimensions:
6.9 x 4.2 x 1.23 in 0.5 lb

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Product details 448 pages Spectra Books - English 9780553299496 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Called to the Spacer world to solve a case of roboticide, New York City detective Elijah Baley teams up with humanoid robot R. Daneel Olivaw to prove that the prime suspect, a renowned roboticist, is innocent of the crime.
"Synopsis" by , US
"Synopsis" by , A millennium into the future two advances have altered the course of human history: the colonization of the Galaxy and the creation of the positronic brain. Isaac Asimov's Robot novels chronicle the unlikely partnership between a New York City detective and a humanoid robot who must learn to work together.

Detective Elijah Baiey is called to the Spacer world Aurora to solve a bizarre case of roboticide. The prime suspect is a gifted roboticist who had the means, the motive, and the opportunity to commit the crime. There's only one catch: Baley and his positronic partner, R. Daneel Olivaw, must prove the man innocent. For in a case of political intrigue and love between woman and robot gone tragically wrong, there's more at stake than simple justice. This time Baley's career, his life, and Earth's right to pioneer the Galaxy lie in the delicate balance. 

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