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CHANGE!; Seventy-one Glimpses of the Future by  Isaac Asimov - First Edition, First Printing - 1981 - from Borg Antiquarian and Biblio.com

CHANGE!; Seventy-one Glimpses of the Future

by Asimov, Isaac

Condition: Fine/Fine


Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo, green cloth with silver lettering on spine and front cover, Mylar-protected lgreen and white lettered dust jacket (unclipped) on a silver field, 201 pages. EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION! Isaac Asimov (1920-1992) was an American writer of science fiction and popular science and professor of biochemistry at Boston University. A prolific writer, he wrote or edited more than 500 books. Along with Robert A. Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke, he is considered one of the "Big Three" science fiction writers. Asimov's most famous work is the Foundation Series; his other major series are the Galactic Empire series and the Robot series.--Wikipedia. Change! is a collection of 71 short and very readable essays in which the author predicts humanity's future while ranging over subjects like cloning, space travel though black holes, how brain cells might have their electromagnetic fields amplified to create telepathy, the colonization of space and tourism, and a cosmic subway.
  • Bookseller: Borg Antiquarian US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2190
  • Title: CHANGE!; Seventy-one Glimpses of the Future
  • Author: Asimov, Isaac
  • Format/binding: Cloth and boards
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 039531545X
  • ISBN 13: 9780395315453
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1981
  • Keywords: Future, space, colonization, telepathy, science, adventure, invention, neuroscience
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