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Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, Vol. 64, No. 1. Whole No. 368, July 1974

Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, Vol. 64, No. 1. Whole No. 368, July 1974


Edward D Hoch
Isaac Asimov
Ellery Queen
Jon L Breen
S S Rafferty
John Pierce
Robert L Fish
Joyce Harrington
Edith Summers Kelley
Julia McNiven
Francis M Nevins, Jr
Barry Perowne
Kay Nolte Smith

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Year of publication: 1974

Ellery Queens Mystery Magazine, Vol. 64, No. 1. Whole No. 368, July 1974 A Chip of the Black Stone by Isaac Asimov1 A new Black Widowers story by Isaac Asimov Another vivid account of a monthly meeting of the Black Widowers Club... The honored guest this evening is a jeweler named Latimer Reed, and we are assured by the host, Geoffrey Avalon the patent attorney, that there will be no crime to solve, no mystery to unravel but dont you believe it We guarantee you will be fascinated by the ...

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Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, Vol. 59, No. 1. Whole No. 338, January 1972

Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, Vol. 59, No. 1. Whole No. 338, January 1972


Edward D Hoch
Isaac Asimov
Avram Davidson
Lloyd Biggle Jr
James Holding
Joe Gores
Michael Gilbert
Miriam Allen deFord
Robert Edward Eckels
David Ely
Henry Reymond Fitzwalter Keating
Lika Van Ness
John Pierce
Joan Richter
Alan K Young

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Year of publication: 1972

Ellery Queens Mystery Magazine, Vol. 59, No. 1. Whole No. 338, January 1972 The Acquisitive Chuckle by Isaac Asimov1971 by Isaac Asimov. The first of a new series by Isaac Asimov The first of a brand-new series about the Black Widowers and the piquant problems that challenged them monthly In this opening adventure Bartram, the private detective, tells the Black Widowers the details of an old case that the detective had never been able to solve. Could the five members patent lawyer Geoffrey ...

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Nightfall (novel)

Nightfall (novel)


Robert Silverberg
Isaac Asimov

ISBN: 9780307792396
Year of publication: 2011

Nightfall by Isaac Asimov, Robert Silverberg If the stars should appear one night in a thousand years, how would men believe and adore, and preserve for many generations the remembrance of the city of God EMERSON Other world There is no other world Here or nowhere is the whole fact. EMERSON To the Reader Kalgash is an alien world and it is not our intention to have you think that it is identical to Earth, even though we depict its people as speaking a language that you can understand, and using ...

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The Mammoth Book of Golden Age SF

The Mammoth Book of Golden Age SF


Martin H Greenberg
Theodore Sturgeon
A E Van Vogt
Isaac Asimov
Lester Del Rey
Fredric Brown
Jack Williamson
Ross Rocklynne
Charles G Waugh
C L Moor
A Bertram Chandler
T L Sherred

ISBN: 9781845290962
Year of publication: 2012

THE MAMMOTH BOOK OF GOLDEN AGE SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Isaac Asimov, Charles G. Waugh and Martin H. Greenberg ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Ross Rocklynne Copyright 1941 by Street Smith Publications, Inc. renewed 1969. Reprinted by permission of the authors agent, Forrest J. Ackerman, 2495 Glendower Ave., Hollywood, CA 90027. A. E. van Vogt Copyright 1942 by Street Smith Publications, Inc. renewed 1970 by A. E. van Vogt. Reprinted by permission of Richard Curtis Associates, Inc. Lester del Rey ...

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Foundation and Earth

Foundation and Earth


Isaac Asimov

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Foundation and Earth by Isaac Asimov To the memory of Judy-Lynn del Rey 19431986, a giant in mind and spirit THE STORY BEHIND THE FOUNDATION On August1, 1941, when I was a lad of twenty-one, I was a graduate student in chemistry at Columbia University and had been writing science fiction professionally for three years. I was hastening to see John Campbell, editor of Astounding, to whom I had sold five stories by then. I was anxious to tell him a new idea I had for a science fiction story. It was ...

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Foundation's Edge

Foundation's Edge


Isaac Asimov

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Foundations Edge by Isaac Asimov To the memory of Judy-LynndelRey 19431986, agiant inmind andspirit PROLOGUE The first Galactic Empire was falling. It had been decaying and breaking down for centuries and only one man fully realized that fact. He was Hari Seldon, the last great scientist of the First Empire, and it was he who perfected psychohistorythe science of human behavior reduced to mathematical equations. The individual human being is unpredictable, but the reactions of human mobs, Seldon ...

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Second Foundation

Second Foundation


Isaac Asimov

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Second Foundation by Isaac Asimov To the memory of John W.Campbell, Jr. 19101971 PROLOGUE The First Galactic Empire had endured for tens of thousands of years. It had included all the planets of the Galaxy in a centralized rule, sometimes tyrannical, sometimes benevolent, always orderly. Human beings had forgotten that any other form of existence could be. All except Hari Seldon. Hari Seldon was the last great scientist of the First Empire. It was he who brought the science of psychohistory to ...

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Foundation and Empire

Foundation and Empire


Isaac Asimov

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Foundation andEmpire by IsaacAsimov To the memory of my father 18961969 PROLOGUE The Galactic Empire was falling. It was a colossal Empire, stretching across millions of worlds from arm-end to arm-end of the mighty multi-spiral that was the Milky Way. Its fall was colossal, tooand a long one, for it had a long way to go. It had been falling for centuries before one man became really aware of that fall. That man was Hari Seldon, the man who represented the one spark of creative effort left among ...

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Foundation

Foundation


Isaac Asimov

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Foundation by Isaac Asimov To the memory of my mother 18951973 PART I THE PSYCHOHISTORIANS HARI SELDON ...born in the 11,988th year of the Galactic Era died 12,069. The dates are more commonly given in terms of the current Foundational Era as 79 to the year 1 F.E. Born to middle-class parents on Helicon, Arcturus sector where his father, in a legend of doubtful authenticity, was a tobacco grower in the hydroponic plants of the planet, he early showed amazing ability in mathematics. Anecdotes ...

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Forward the Foundation

Forward the Foundation


Isaac Asimov

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Forward the Foundation by Isaac Asimov For all my loyal readers PART 1 ETO DEMERZEL DEMERZEL, ETO ...While there is no question that Eto Demerzel was the real power in the government during much of the reign of Emperor Cleon I, historians are divided as to the nature of his rule. The classic interpretation is that he was another in the long line of strong and ruthless oppressors in the last century of the undivided Galactic Empire, but there are revisionist views that have surfaced and that ...

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Prelude to Foundation

Prelude to Foundation


Isaac Asimov

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Prelude to Foundation by Isaac Asimov To Jennifer Green Pencil Brehl, the best and hardest-working editor in the world. AUTHORS NOTE When I wrote Foundation, which appeared in the May 1942 issue of Astounding Science Fiction, I had no idea that I had begun a series of stories that would eventually grow into six volumes and a total of 650,000 words so far. Nor did I have any idea that it would be unified with my series of short stories and novels involving robots and my novels involving the ...

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The End of Eternity

The End of Eternity


Isaac Asimov

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Isaac Asimov The End of Eternity To Horace L. Gold 1 Technician Andrew Harlan stepped into the kettle. Its sides were perfectly round and it fit snugly inside a vertical shaft composed of widely spaced rods that shimmered into an unseeable haze six feet above Harlans head. Harlan set the controls and moved the smoothly working starting lever. The kettle did not move. Harlan did not expect it to. He expected no movement neither up nor down, left nor right, forth nor back. Yet the spaces between ...

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The Twelve Crimes of Christmas

The Twelve Crimes of Christmas


Martin H Greenberg
Edward D Hoch
Rex Stout
Isaac Asimov
Dorothy L Sayers
John Dickson Carr
Ellery Queen
Carol-Lynn össel Waugh
Robert Somerlott
Alice Scanlan Reach
S S Rafferty
Nick ’Donohoe
Stanley Ellin
August Derleth

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Carol-Lynn Rssel Waugh, Martin H Greenberg, Isaac Asimov, Rex Stout, Robert Somerlott, Dorothy L. Sayers, Alice Scanlan Reach, S. S. Rafferty, Ellery Queen, Nick ODonohoe, Edward D. Hoch, Stanley Ellin, August Derleth, John Dickson Carr The Twelve Crimes of Christmas An anthology of stories 1981 by Nightfall, Inc., Carol-Lynn Rssel Waugh, and Martin Harry Greenberg To Charles Gordon Waugh C-L. R. W., M. H. G. and I. A. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The Thirteenth Day of Christmas, by Isaac Asimov. Copyright ...

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The Ugly Little Boy

The Ugly Little Boy


Isaac Asimov

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Year of publication: 1958

The Ugly Little Boy by Isaac Asimov Edith Fellowes smoothed her working smock as she always did before opening the elaborately locked door and stepping across the invisible dividing line between the is and the is not. She carried her notebook and her pen although she no longer took notes except when she felt the absolute need for some report. This time she also carried a suitcase. Games for the boy, she had said, smiling, to the guardwho had long since stopped even thinking of questioning her ...

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The Last Question

The Last Question


Isaac Asimov

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Year of publication: 1956

The Last Question by Isaac Asimov The last question was asked for the first time, half in jest, on May 21, 2061, at a time when humanity first stepped into the light. The question came about as a result of a five-dollar bet over highballs, and it happened this way: Alexander Adell and Bertram Lupov were two of the faithful attendants of Multivac. As well as any human beings could, they knew what lay behind the cold, clicking, flashing facemiles and miles of faceof that giant computer. They had ...

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