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Isaac Asimov"s space of her own

Isaac Asimov"s space of her own

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Published by Dial Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction, American.,
  • American fiction -- Women authors.,
  • Science fiction, English -- Women authors.,
  • Women -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Spine title: Asimov"s space of her own.

    Other titlesAsimov"s space of her own., Space of her own.
    Statementedited by Shawna McCarthy.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsMcCarthy, Shawna., Asimov, Isaac, 1920-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS648.S3 I855 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2806670M
    ISBN 100385279531
    LC Control Number83238862

    Isaac Asimov was born on January 2, , in Petrovichi, Russia, then part of the Smolensk district in the Soviet Union. He was the first of three children of Juda and Anna Rachel Asimov. Although his father made a good living, changing political conditions led the family to leave for the United States in   35 years ago, Isaac Asimov was asked by the Star to predict the world of Space utilization. and indeed, every person, to learn what he or she wants to learn. in his or her own time.

    At the age of eight, Isaac became a naturalized U.S. citizen. Isaac taught himself how to read at the age of five, and spoke both English and Yiddish fluently, and since his parents didn’t use Russian to speak to him, he never learnt it. He became an avid reader as soon as he could read, and started writing his own stories around the age of New York: Random House, Book. Very Good. Hardcover. , Hardcover with the dust jacket, page book. Illustrated with some black and white drawings. Condition: Very Good, with a damp stain on the back of the dust owner name on inside front board. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - .

    Isaac Asimov and science fiction are one and the same to millions of readers. He was the field's transcendent genius, its reigning prophet, its genial patriarch, and its most prolific author. But Asimov also wrote fantasy, and invariably of an enduri.   The Foundation novels appear on lists of best-loved books, and Apple TV is adapting the series nearly 70 years after its first book was published. Asimov’s other novels continue to be reprinted.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: Asimov's space of her own. Description: pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents. This book contains 17 sci-fi stories written by women. The subjects range from alien worlds, post-apocalyptic scenarios, advanced technology and adventures through space.

I initially purchased this book because my goddess Tanith Lee has a story in it and I finally picked it up thanks to Vintage Sci-fi Month/5. A reasonably varied but YA-ish and lightweight collection of 18 stories and two poems,drawn from Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine—with an all-female author list as the trite, dated theme.

The better entries include, in the humor department: a man obsessed with elves, harmonics, and Isaac Asimovs space of her own book cooking (J. Jeppson); a Monty Python-ish climbing piece from Ursula K. LeGuin; and. Isaac Asimov assembles of his short, non-fiction essays into a question-and-answer book that teaches us about the Earth and its neighborhood.

These answers are accessible to older children as well as adults. is an entertaining teacher of the basic facts about Earth and space (e.g., the Earth is round, it rotates about its own axis, it /5(32).

If you enjoyed those, be sure to give this one a try. And if you like it, word on her website is that Palmer’s working on a sequel. * * * WANDERERS By Chuck Wendig Del Rey, $ (hc) ISBN: At a time very similar to the present in an America only slightly different from our own, Nessie Stewart, a young Pennsylvania farm.

A List of Isaac Asimov's Books. Here's my list of Isaac Asimov's book titles. The numbering was provided by Asimov (except for a few marked with an asterisk). After that the titles appear in roughly the order they were written, although this is an educated guess.

At heart she was a rube, an old word that survived on her home planet, though in few other places. Its original meaning was “an awkward, unsophisticated person, a rustic.” When it was invented, in the distant past of Earth, it had been pejorative. On her home world, it still meant a.

Isaac Asimov Presents the Great SF Stories, DAW Books Robots from Asimov's Davis Publications Invasions Roc/Penguin Books The Mammoth Book of Vintage Science Fiction: Short Novels of the s Carroll & Graf Isaac Asimov Presents the Great SF Stories, DAW Books Isaac Asimov Presents the Great SF Stories, DAW.

This is a very well-written book, suitable for all ages. Asimov is an entertaining teacher of the basic facts about Earth and space (e.g., the Earth is Cited by: 2. For anyone who has ever looked up at the stars and wondered what it all means, Isaac Asimov's Guide to Earth and Space is indispensable.

Isaac Asimov's gift for popular and entertaining exposition has never been better deployed, with his succinct answers to the most intriguing questions about planets, stars, and.

The Paperback of the Isaac Asimov's I Robot: To Obey by Mickey Zucker Reichert at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Once she had formed her own ideas of how she would handle a given situation, she could not help comparing it to others’.

isaac asimovs i robot to preserve. book by mickey zucker reichert. robot : Mickey Zucker Reichert. Till now it is considered by some to be the best science fiction short story ever to surface. His first book, Pebble in the Sky was published in His most famous set of novels is a trilogy namely Foundation, Foundation and Empire and Second Foundation ().

This space based trilogy narrates the tale of a futuristic galactic empire. Isaac Asimov was very greatful to get his Amstrad (Alan M.

Sugar Trading) PCW Computer Wordprocessor. It was a lot easier to edit the stories. John Wood Campbell, Jr. (June 8, -- J ) was an influential figure in American science fiction. Fri at TBA, Robert Buettner Author of My Enemy's Enemy Check out the Weekly Recommendation Thread; Join in the Weekly "What Are You Reading?"Thread.

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It is our intent and purpose to foster and encourage in-depth discussion about all things related to books. Isaac Asimov, one of the greatest science fiction writers of the 20 th century, came to America as a family immigrant. In fact, he came as part of what some people, sometimes those not.

Ordinarily, Hilda, God bless her, as sweet a wife as any man ever had, would be there waiting for me and we'd have a nice sedate time of it-a nice little interlude for the two of us. The only trouble with that is that Marsport is the rowdiest hellhole in the system, and a nice little interlude isn't exactly what fits in/5(15).

The Three Laws of Robotics (often shortened to The Three Laws or known as Asimov's Laws) are a set of rules devised by the science fiction author Isaac rules were introduced in his short story "Runaround" (included in the collection I, Robot), although they had been foreshadowed in a few earlier Three Laws, quoted as being from the "Handbook of Robotics, 56th.

By Isaac Asimov This is by far my favorite story of all those I have written. After all, I undertook to tell several trillion years of human history in the space of a short story and I leave it to you as to how well I succeeded.

I also undertook another task, but I won't tell you what that was lest l spoil the story for Size: 48KB. In book review, Isaac Asimov, science fiction. Most importantly, I loved the idea of a space habitat; an independent city in space left to its own devices. So much so, that I am now working on my own novel set in an independent city in space left to its own devices.

Asimov compliments Niven's first novel, and notes that the plot bears a resemblance to one of Asimov's own stories. The young, earnest Niven agrees and says he got the idea from Asimov's story, and Asimov suppresses an urge to strangle Niven. "Isaac Asimov had writer's block once.

It was the worst ten minutes of his life." — Harlan Ellison note Or at least attributed to him. A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.

A robot must obey orders given it by human beings except where such.These are Asimov's own numbers through A; after that, I created them myself. The items include: short stories/noveletes/novellas. Nine of these are collected in the first Foundation Trilogy, and another five were collected in Forward the Foundation.

One short children's story, "The Best New Thing", was published as a book.And so would Mike Shea be if he hadn't wanted to return to space. ' Shea grinned and shrugged his shoulders. 'That's where I like to be.

I'm not sorry, either. What with the insurance compensation I got, I have a nice piece of cash now to retire on. ' Brandon said reminiscently, 'The wreck set back Trans-space Insurance a real packet/5(15).