The Complete Robot
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... show more
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 computers thirty years ago at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- with suprising results. Readers of today still have many surprises in store!
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: December 15th 1983
Pages no: 688
Edition language: English
I took longer time to savor it than usual even by the size of the book. But it was worth it. The initial stories were like some stand-a-lone stories which were good but there was not much connection between them. This changed drastically when Powell/Donovan stories started. There was continuity and ...
Der amerikanische Wissenschaftler Isaac Asimov ist einer der angesehensten SF-Autoren der Welt. Sein bedeutendster Beitrag zur SF sind seine Roboter-Geschichten [...]. Es ist die von Asimov selbst zusammengestellte einzige komplette Sammlung dieser Geschichten, in denen er seine berühmten Drei Geset...
Z przeczytaniem Asimova zwlekałam długo za długo. Był jednym z tych klasyków, których wstyd było nie znać. Moje oczekiwania były wielkie, a nastrój przed czytaniem pełen radosnego podniecenia. Może przez te wielkie oczekiwania, po skończeniu "Świata robotów" nie bardzo wiem, co mam powiedzieć. Naj...
Some of the stories may have been a bit short and lacking in decent characterisation and depth, but overall one of the greatest pieces of (science) fiction I've read.Reading 700 pages of robot novels, culminating in the "...That Thou Art Mindful of Him" and "The Bicentennial Man" was extremely movin...
2006 Review: collection of his robot short stories. Easy reading.