An omnibus edition.
It was just a dusty,
old tin-can of a robot - with no guarantee. But Jeff only needed it to
teach him Martian Colony Swahili before he got expelled from the Space
Jeff Wells didn't really know what he had purchased.
He didn't realize that the robot had been constructed by a genius half a century ago - from the salvaged parts of a damaged alien spacecraft.
He didn't know about the robot's amazing technological skills - such as antigrav and a strange capacity for human emotions - among other things.
Jeff Wells didn't really know what he was getting himself into...
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)