Culture series

11 works, 10 primary works

The Culture series or Culture cycle refers to a series of novels and short fiction written by Scottish author Iain Banks. The stories center around the Culture, a post-scarcity semi-anarchist utopia consisting of various humanoid races and managed by very advanced artificial intelligences.

Series also known as:
* Ciclo della Cultura [Italian]

Consider Phlebas (Culture, #1)
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 29,723 ratings — published 1987 — 39 editions book 1
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The Player of Games (Cultur...
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 25,960 ratings — published 1988 — 44 editions book 2
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Use of Weapons (Culture, #3)
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 16,928 ratings — published 1990 — 1 edition book 3
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The Culture: Consider Phleb...
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4.52 of 5 stars 4.52 avg rating — 105 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions book 1-3
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The State of the Art (Cultu...
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 5,884 ratings — published 1991 — 19 editions book 4
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Excession (Culture, #5)
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 11,298 ratings — published 1996 — 18 editions book 5
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Inversions (Culture, #6)
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 6,912 ratings — published 1998 — 21 editions book 6
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Look to Windward (Culture, #7)
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 9,664 ratings — published 2000 — 26 editions book 7
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Matter (Culture, #8)
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 10,897 ratings — published 2008 — 24 editions book 8
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Surface Detail (Culture, #9)
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 10,530 ratings — published 2010 — 19 editions book 9
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The Hydrogen Sonata (Cultur...
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 6,629 ratings — published 2012 — 17 editions book 10
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