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By Isaac Asimov

ISBN-10: 0385197829

ISBN-13: 9780385197823

12 marvelous tales through the grasp of technological know-how Fiction. that includes Asimov's own offerings, this assortment bargains numerous technology fiction tales that hide the interval from 1949 to the current, every one followed via a short introduction.

"Marooned Off Vesta" (1939)
"Nightfall" (1941)
"C-Chute" (1951)
"The Martian Way" (1952)
"The Deep" (1952)
"The enjoyable They Had" (1951)
"The final Question" (1956)
"The lifeless Past" (1956)
"The death Night" (1956)
"Anniversary" (1959)
"The Billiard Ball" (1967)
"Mirror Image" (1972)

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12 terrific tales via the grasp of technology Fiction. that includes Asimov's own offerings, this assortment bargains a number of technological know-how fiction tales that conceal the interval from 1949 to the current, every one followed via a short introduction.

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34 T r e a su r y of R u ss ia n S hort S tories Syomka swung out, as if he was going to hit me. But seeing that he'd get one back right away, he asked instead. ” “Go ahead,” I challenged. ” We were about to grab each other. “Look at these pups,” the foreman laughed, pulling us apart. “You’ll have time for fighting later. ” The “Hall” was full. The foreman nudged me ahead through the crowd, toward the constable sitting behind a desk. “Here’s your chief witness,” he said, seeming to be talking to the con­ stable and the folks at the same time.

Lukashka jerked the reins of his horse. Pavel swerved to the boundary ridge. The dogs rose and followed their masters; I got off the cart and began walking home. ” 2 I didn’t tell Mother anything. At night I dreamt of nothing but dogs. Toward morning I began dreaming that it wasn’t dogs that were fighting but Pavel was hitting Lukashka on the face. Lukashka stares at me with his good eye. “Go, go,” he begs. His face’s all bloody, his nose is broken, but I’m numb from fear. I can’t budge. ” I lose my breath from fear.

I asked. He laughed. “It seems so,” he rubbed his hands. “It seems so, Pavlitch,” he repeated, sitting at the table where the light of the lamp slanting from under the tilted shade shone on his Tace* “W e’re always gettin’ it from everywhere. ” “Have patience,” I said. “Give it some time and things may 46 T r e a su r y of R u ss ia n S ho rt S tories change. Maybe it’ll blow only at your back . . ” “If it’s just for me don’t bother,” Uncle Pyotr grunted. “It’s no bother, no bother,” my wife assured him.

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