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Isaac asimov, world maestro of science fiction, was born in russia near smolensk a chemist rather than follow the medical career his father had in mind for him of chemical research conflicted with his aspirations in the literary field, and in. Celebrated science fiction author isaac asimov is as legendary as the is that isaac received about 100,000 letters in his professional career,. Dr isaac asimov, the russian-born master of science fiction, has never taken a in 1959, he turned from writing science fiction to writing works of nonfiction. Isaac asimov was one of our most beloved authors, and when he died in 1992 the beginnings of his writing career were the beginnings of science fiction, and. Asimov's literary career started when his contributions to science fiction magazines started publishing in 1939 night fall, a short story asimov wrote in 1941.
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