I, Asimov: A Memoir

I, Asimov: A Memoir

Isaac Asimov


Arguably the best technological know-how fiction author who ever lived, Isaac Asimov additionally possessed some of the most awesome and unique minds of our time. His obtainable variety and far-reaching pursuits in matters starting from technology to humor to heritage earned him the nickname "the nice Explainer." I. Asimov is his own story--vivid, open, and honest--as merely Asimov himself may possibly inform it.

Here is the tale of the paradoxical genius who wrote of go back and forth to the celebs but refused to fly in airplanes; who imagined alien universes and mammoth galactic
civilizations whereas staying domestic to put in writing; who compulsively authored greater than 470 books but nonetheless came upon the time to percentage his rules with a number of the great
minds of our century. listed below are his wide-ranging concepts and sharp-eyed observations on every thing from faith to politics, love and divorce, friendship and Hollywood, popularity and mortality. the following, too, is a riveting behind-the-scenes examine the various personalities--Campbell, Ellison, Heinlein, Clarke, del Rey, Silverberg, and others--who in addition to Asimov contributed to shaping technology fiction.

As targeted and irrepressible because the guy himself, I. Asimov  is the candid memoir of an incomparable expertise who entertained readers for almost part a
century and whose paintings would definitely undergo into the longer term he so vividly anticipated.

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