The Cave of Steel Author:Isaac Asimov He looked like a man. He walked like a man. He talked like a man. But he wasn't a man... — Detective R. Daneel Olivaw was a robot. — When Lije Baley was summoned by the police commissioner to investigate the murder of Spacetown's leading scientist, he was told his new partner would be a robot...a very special robot, created by the murdered man him... more »self.
News of the crime had to be kept secret. And it had to be solved before the hostile Spacetowners could use it to cause political upheaval.
Olivaw's identity also had to be kept secret. Anti-robot feeling was reaching riot proportions.
The mission was almost impossible...for a human. But Daneel R.Olivaw wasn't human. Detective Baley found Daneel's way to the truth the most terrifying experience of his life.« less