Foundation
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  • 1
    Foundation | Isaac Asimov

    Foundation

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By Isaac Asimov
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
    Overall
    (700)
    Performance
    (529)
    Story
    (526)

    For 12,000 years the Galactic Empire has ruled supreme. Now it is dying. But only Hari Sheldon, creator of the revolutionary science of psychohistory, can see into the future, to a dark age of ignorance, barbarism, and warfare that will last 30,000 years. To preserve knowledge and save mankind, Seldon gathers the best minds in the Empire, both scientists and scholars, and brings them to a bleak planet at the edge of the Galaxy to serve as a beacon of hope for a fututre generations.

    On Audible at last!

    A brilliantly thought out book that was a pleasure to listen to. The story is ambitious in scale to say the least but Asimov is more than up to the t..Show More »

    Reviewed on 01 March 2011 by Peter (Beulah, United Kingdom)
  • 2
    Foundation and Empire | Isaac Asimov

    Foundation and Empire

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Isaac Asimov
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
    Overall
    (373)
    Performance
    (278)
    Story
    (275)

    The Foundation novels of Isaac Asimov are one of the great masterworks of science fiction. Unsurpassed for their unique blend of nonstop action, daring ideas, and extensive world-building, they chronicle the struggle of a courageous group of men and women to preserve humanity's light against an inexorable tide of darkness and violence.

    Better than the first book

    A magnificent book that surpasses the first in the series, although both books are superb. The Foundation is in trouble and Hari Seldon's prophecies ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 01 March 2011 by Peter (Beulah, United Kingdom)
  • 3
    Second Foundation | Isaac Asimov

    Second Foundation

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Isaac Asimov
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
    Overall
    (304)
    Performance
    (228)
    Story
    (227)

    The fate of the Foundation rests on young Arcadia Darell, only 14 years old and burdened with a terrible secret. As its scientists gird for a final showdown with the Mule, the survivors of the First Foundation begin their desperate search. They too want the Second Foundation destroyed, before it destroys them.

    Superb conclusion to trilogy

    For me this trilogy peaked in the middle with 'Foundation and Empire', but this book is still great and well worth listening to if you have listened/r..Show More »

    Reviewed on 05 April 2011 by Peter (Beulah, United Kingdom)
  • 4
    Not Available on Audible.co.uk Why not?

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  • 5
    Not Available on Audible.co.uk Why not?

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  • 6
    Not Available on Audible.co.uk Why not?

    There are many reasons why a book might be unavailable.


    Sometimes a book goes temporarily out of print - and sometimes no audio version has ever been recorded. Audible wants to give you the most complete selection we can and we'll keep adding series and filling in gaps as quickly as possible.