Deep within Russia,
would-renowned scientist Pyotor Shapirov lies in a coma. Locked within
his brain rests the key to the greatest scientific advance in the
world's history. Only one scientist can hope to locate this secret — Dr.
Albert Jonas Morrison, an American. Morrison's mission: to be
miniaturized to molecular size along with a team of four Soviet
scientists, travel in a specially designed submarine to the dying
Shapirov's brain, and tap the secrets held there. Morrison and his
companions have only twelve hours to accomplish their task — in the face
of unexpected terrors and with their own lives hanging precariously in
With his phenomenal two-million-copy bestseller Fantastic Voyage, Isaac Asimov took the world on its first amazing journey into the human body. Now, twenty year later, after deeper exploration into one of the most fascinating areas of science, Dr. Asimov delivers an all-new thriller that transports you to the far reaches of inner space. Electrifying, astonishing, and remarkably realistic, this new novel is certain to become a science fiction classic.
Isaac Asimov (born Isaac Yudovich Ozimov, 1920–1992), was an American author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books. Asimov was one of the most prolific writers of all time, having written or edited about 500 books and over 9,000 letters and postcards. His works have been published in nine of the ten major categories of the Dewey Decimal System (the sole exception being the 100s: philosophy and psychology).
Isaac Asimov is widely considered a master of the science-fiction genre and, along with Robert A. Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke, he was considered one of the "Big Three" science-fiction writers during his lifetime. Asimov's most ... (more)