Foundation

Foundation
Author: D. G. Leahy
Publisher: SUNY Press
Total Pages: 716
Release: 1996-01-01
Genre: Religion
ISBN: 9780791420225

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This book presents the ontological and logical foundation of a new form of thinking, the beginning of an “absolute phenomenology.” It does so in the context of the history of thought in Europe and America. It explores the ramifications of a categorically new logic. Thinkers dealt with include Plato, Galileo, Hegel, Kierkegaard, Marx, Nietzsche, Husserl, Heidegger, Peirce, James, Dewey, Derrida, McDermott, and Altizer.

The Foundation Trilogy

The Foundation Trilogy
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Avon Books
Total Pages: 679
Release: 1974
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 9780380001019

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The Foundation is established after the Old Empire gives way to barbarism, a mighty struggle for power occurs, and a mutant strain gone wild poses a threat following the First Empire's defeat

Prelude to Foundation

Prelude to Foundation
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Spectra
Total Pages: 530
Release: 1989-03-01
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 0553278398

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The first of two prequel novels in Isaac Asimov’s classic science-fiction masterpiece, the Foundation series THE EPIC SAGA THAT INSPIRED THE APPLE TV+ SERIES FOUNDATION It is the year 12,020 G.E. and Emperor Cleon I sits uneasily on the Imperial throne of Trantor. Here in the great multidomed capital of the Galactic Empire, forty billion people have created a civilization of unimaginable technological and cultural complexity. Yet Cleon knows there are those who would see him fall—those whom he would destroy if only he could read the future. Hari Seldon has come to Trantor to deliver his paper on psychohistory, his remarkable theory of prediction. Little does the young Outworld mathematician know that he has already sealed his fate and the fate of humanity. For Hari possesses the prophetic power that makes him the most wanted man in the Empire . . . the man who holds the key to the future—an apocalyptic power to be known forever after as the Foundation.

Foundation

Foundation
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Spectra
Total Pages: 255
Release: 2004-06-01
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 055390034X

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The first novel in Isaac Asimov’s classic science-fiction masterpiece, the Foundation series THE EPIC SAGA THAT INSPIRED THE APPLE TV+ SERIES FOUNDATION • Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read 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 humankind, 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 future generations. He calls his sanctuary the Foundation. The Foundation novels of Isaac Asimov are among the most influential in the history of science fiction, celebrated for their unique blend of breathtaking action, daring ideas, and extensive worldbuilding. In Foundation, Asimov has written a timely and timeless novel of the best—and worst—that lies in humanity, and the power of even a few courageous souls to shine a light in a universe of darkness.

Misbegotten Missionary

Misbegotten Missionary
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 24
Release: 2016-04-26
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 1682997456

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It was a lovable little creature, anxious to help solve the troubles of the world. Moreover, it had the answer! But what man ever takes free advice?

Foundation and Empire

Foundation and Empire
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Spectra
Total Pages: 257
Release: 2004-06-01
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 0553900358

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The second novel in Isaac Asimov’s classic science-fiction masterpiece, the Foundation series THE EPIC SAGA THAT INSPIRED THE APPLE TV+ SERIES FOUNDATION Led by its founding father, the psychohistorian Hari Seldon, and utilizing science and technology, the Foundation survived the greed and barbarism of its neighboring warrior-planets. Now cleverness and courage may not be enough. For the Empire—the mightiest force in the Galaxy—is even more dangerous in its death throes. Even worse, a mysterious entity called the Mule has appeared with powers beyond anything humanly conceivable. Who—or what—is the Mule? And how is humanity to defend itself against this invulnerable avatar of annihilation? Filled with nail-biting suspense, nonstop action, and cutting-edge speculation, Foundation and Empire is the story of humanity’s perpetual struggle against the darkness that forever threatens to overwhelm the light—and of how the courage of even a determined few can make all the difference in the universe.

Robots and Empire

Robots and Empire
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Voyager
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2018-04-13
Genre: Robots
ISBN: 9780008277796

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Long ago, Gladia's robots Daneel and Giskard played a vital role in opening the worlds beyond the Solar system to Settlers from Earth. Now the conscience-stricken robots are faced with an even greater challenge. Either the sacred Three Laws of Robotics are in ruins - or a new, superior Law must be established to bring peace to the galaxy. With Madam Gladia and D.G. Baley - the captain of the Settler traders and a descendant of the robots' friend Elijah Baley - Daneel and Giskard travel to the robot stronghold of Solaria...where they uncover a sinister Spacer plot to destroy Earth itself.

Foundation and Empire

Foundation and Empire
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Del Rey
Total Pages: 285
Release: 1982
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 9780345336286

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"The Foundation novels"--Dust jacket cover.

The Robot Novels

The Robot Novels
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Del Rey
Total Pages: 0
Release: 1988
Genre: Robots
ISBN: 9780345331199

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"The Caves of Steel"--Science fiction suspense as New York City detective, Elijah Baley, and his partner, a robot named R. Daneel Olivaw, investigate the murder of Spacetown's leading scientist.

The Best of Isaac Asimov

The Best of Isaac Asimov
Author: Isaac Asimov
Publisher:
Total Pages: 336
Release: 1973
Genre:
ISBN: 9780722112540

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