The first volume in Issac Asimov’s world-famous saga, winner of the Hugo Award for Best All-Time Novel Series.
Long after Earth was forgotten, a peaceful and unified galaxy took shape, an Empire governed from the majestic city-planet of Trantor. The system worked, and grew, for countless generations. Everyone believed it would work forever. Everyone except Hari Seldon.
As the great scienctific thinker of his age Seldon could not be ignored. Reluctantly, the Commission of Public Safety agre..
The complete collection of Isaac Asimov's classic Robot stories. In these stories, Asimov creates the Three Laws of Robotics and ushers in the Robot Age - when Earth is ruled by master-machines and when robots are more human than mankind. The Complete Robot is the ultimate collection of timeless, amazing and amusing robot stories from the greatest science fiction writer of all time, offering golden insights into robot thought processes. Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics were programmed into real c..
First published fifteen years ago, shortly after his death, inside this collection are some of the finest short stories of science fiction writing from one of the genre's greatest writers, Isaac Asimov. Isaac Asimov was the Grand Master of the Science Fiction Writers of America, the founder of robot ethics, and one of the world's most prolific authors of fiction and non-fiction. The Good Doctor's short fiction has been enjoyed by millions for more than half a century. Now the definitive Asimov c..
The second volume in an extraordinary collection published shortly after the author's death. In these twenty-three stories, Asimov's vivid awareness of the potential of technology is translated into human dilemmas. The definitive collection of short fiction by Isaac Asimov, supreme master of the science fiction genre continues with Volume Two of the Complete Stories. The Good Doctor was always ahead of his time and his work stands today as the clearest expression of our collective hopes and fear..
The best time-travel story since H.G. Wells’s The Time Machine, by the Grand Master of science fiction, the story of Andrew Harlan, Technician and Eternal.
Andrew Harlan’s job is to range through past and present centuries monitoring and even altering Time’s myriad cause-and-effect relationships.
As a Technician with the Allwhen Council, he initiates Reality Changes that may affect the lives of as many as fifty billion people – and a million or more of them may be so drastically affected a..
Planul Seldon a ghidat Prima Fundatie in siguranta in timpul celor doua secole de haos cand Imperiul Galactic se dezintegra. Imaginea holografica a lui Seldon aparea in Fata consiliului in Terminus in momentele de criza prezise de psihoistorie. Dar Seldon nu avea cum sa prevada nasterea lui Mule, un mutnat de o putere nelimitata si cu ambitii nemasurate. Cuceririle lui Mule se fac fara efort, iar supusii lui sunt sclavi carora le controleaza mintea. Fundatia e neputincioasa in fata fortei supra-..
The electrifying sequel to Caves of Steel in which Elijah Baley is once more teemed up with R. Daneel. The two must travel to Solaria, where no human has gone in over a thousand years! Reacting in fear against the technological superiority of the Outer Worlds, the people of Earth have hidden themselves in vast underground cities, nursing a hatred for Spacers. The fifty Outer Worlds of the Spacers together are home to fewer people than planet Earth. And home to many, many more robots. Earthmen ha..
The Rest of the Robots is the third timeless, amazing and amusing volume of Isaac Asimov's robot stories, offering golden insights into robot thought processes. Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics have since been programmed into real computers the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and used as the outline for a legal robotic charter in Korea. ROBOT TONY is the first robot designed to perform domestic duties by the US Robots and Mechanical Men Corporation. Is it Tony's fault that the lady of the h..
Elijah Baley trebuie sa se duca pe planeta Aurora ca sa investigheze asasinarea Robotului Jander. Elijah n-ar vrea sa plece pentru ca ultima lui investigatie s-a transformat intr-o dramoleta TV si pana si fiul lui l-a banuit ca a avut o aventura cu Gladia Delmarre, principala suspecta, a carei nevinovatie a dovedit-o pana la urma. Iar acum Gladia locuieste pe Aurora, robotul asasinat era al ei si, colac peste pupaza, era iubitul ei! Elijah lucreaza iarasi in echipa cu Robotul Daneel; li se alatu..
Un singur om a inteles modificarea tiparelor sin cosmosul nelocuit; Hari Seldon, ultimul mare savant al Primului Imperiu. Matematica psihoistoriei i-au dat posibilitatea sa prezica colapsul Imperiului si instaurarea unei ere de haos si razboi. Petru a restaura civilizatia in cel mai scurt timp, Seldon a infiintat doua Fundatii - una stabilita pe Terminus, in lumina reflectoarelor publicitatii, iar a doua 'la celalalt capat al galaxiei'...