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Foundation

Isaac-Asimov

For twelve thousand years the Galactic Empire has ruled supreme. Now it is dying. But only Hari Seldon, creator of the revolutionary science of psychohistory, can see into the future -- to a dark age of ignorance, barbarism, and warfare that will last thirty thousand years. To preserve knowledge and save mankind, Seldon gathers the best minds in th...
Publish Date
2016-10-06T00:00:00.000Z
2016-10-06T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1951
Goodreads rating
4.17
ISBN
9780553293357
Recommendations
8
Recommendations
2020-02-20T00:51:55.000Z
Worth reading Asimov’s Foundation      source
2017-05-02T17:47:33.000Z
I loved reading it as a kid.      source
2020-08-02T13:58:36.000Z
@kerooke Ready Player One, Snow Crash, Foundation      source
2018-12-15T19:46:42.000Z
sci fi reading list done. what should i read next? in the last few months, read and liked: - Walkaway, @doctorow - Madd Adam trilogy, @MargaretAtwood - Stone Sky trilogy, @nkjemisin + re-read Dune and first Foundation book would love recommendations for sci fi - new and old!      source
2020-02-20T00:53:44.000Z
@elonmusk My #1 book recommendation.      source
Selected Books for the Manual for Civilization      source
2020-03-01T23:16:22.000Z
“It is the chief characteristic of the religion of science that it works.” -Isaac Asimov (Foundation) What a great book! Worth a re-read!      source
Life-changing for me as a kid, and have still read it multiple times throughout my life.      source