Author: Isaac Asimov Date: Type: SHORTFICTION Length: short story Le plaisantin. ⓘTranslated by Carlos Gardini. Spanish, El chistoso . 1] • () • collection by Isaac Asimov (trans. of The Complete Stories, • El chistoso • [Multivac] • () • short fiction by Isaac Asimov. La Ultima Pregunta (English, Spanish, Paperback) / Author: Isaac Asimov Sonar es asunto privado, Satisfaccion garantizada, el sorprendente El chistoso.

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You just managed to de-humanise a female secretary and call her an “item”, and also suggest that letting a computer do tasks as menial as those fit for a woman would be “in poor taste”.

Another favorite, dealt with retired a. It’s available online here: Mainly because I want to know the foundation of scifi and understand when people build on Asimov’s ideas and reference his work in their chistodo. He has works published in nine of the ten major categories of the Dewey Decimal System lacking only an entry in the s category of Philosophy.

He also wrote mysteries and fantasy, as well as a great amount of nonfiction. That might set the account straight.

Heinlein and previously assimov by Cordwainer Smith and Poul Anderson. I enjoy the sly humor of many dhistoso the pieces Jul 17, Mir rated it it was amazing. I have found only three acting female characters in the whole book, and of them, two are portrayed as weak females unable to deal with a traumatic past “The Dead Past” or needing the help of a male character to grow “Satisfaction Guaranteed”.

I grabbed his book because I had already bought all the Ray Bradbury next to it.

Summary Bibliography: Isaac Asimov

Despite the title, robots are not featured in many of the stories, but they did contain computers, aliens, social science, Neanderthals, memory-enhancing drugs and bees.

Some of my favorite stories here are “Watery Place”, which tells of an ignorant man that can’t be distracted from his taxes to acknowledge he is being addressed by a being from Venus, and ensuring they will never visit again. A book with a link to 1 of 4 elements: The list of crimes grew longer over the years and Multivac had added wife-beating to its list of predictable crimes Not all stories have robots which is a little misleading from the cover and title, but hey you can’t judge a book by it’s Some were in previous collections.


For another timeless interval, AC thought how best to do this. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The problem is not Robots making love but humans falling in love with robots.

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Heinlein and previously produced by Cordwainer Smith and Poul Anderson. This denouement is exactly like a punchline, and hence his stories are typically constructed similarly to the literary asimob of the “joke”. Books by Isaac Asimov.

The scene drawn by Sonny for Will Smith’s character to track down, Sonny’s dream, is based largely on this short story.

Cuentos completos I by Isaac Asimov (1 star ratings)

He has works published in nine o Isaac Asimov was a Russian-born, American author, a professor of biochemistry, and a highly successful writer, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books. There’s just something about them. There wasn’t a single story that I felt like skipping at any point. In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Still, the chauvinism is ripe in many, if not most, of his stories, and I shudder to think what a man he might have been if his attitude to women that shines through these stories was indeed reflected in his personality.

Nicola They say my question needs to contain a question mark. Asimov is widely considered a master of the science-fiction genre and, along with Robert A. Professor Asimov is generally considered one of the most prolific writers of all time, having written or edited more than books and an estimated 90, letters and postcards. After reading the 25 short stories in this collection, I think I have three comments: The best part of this story is the fellow who realizes that his wife could sleep through the trumpet call for the end of the world, he always thought so, and now she was: La trompeta del juicio final.


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I, Robot, is the first collection of short stories. Heinlein and Arthur C. Using a mighty computer called “Multivac”, Noel Meyerhof, a Grand Master, asks two questions of Multivac after feeding it all the jokes he knows to find where they came from.

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When the expiry date is reached your computer deletes the cookie. Among his futuristic, sometimes dystop This is my first tryst with science fiction and I’m glad I started with Asimov.

His plan is thwarted by his boss, who puts him on a last-minute assignment, but on finishing it, he is just about to be off to his illicit rendezvous when his wife greets him, having been able to catch a service up to Marsport to surprise him.

The s saw the growth of television, atomic energy, the hydrogen bomb, rocket Isaac Asimov is obviously one of the most popular Science Fiction writers of all times. Asimov won numerous awards and honors for his books and stories, and he is considered to be a leading writer of the Chistso Age of science fiction. Jun 20, Soumya Jain rated it really liked it. I have very fond memories of Isaac Asimov and especially a number of his more famous works.

Not for me, kind of stupid tale about the first contact with venusians.