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Forward the Foundation, Asimov, Isaac

Forward the Foundation

Authors: Asimov, Isaac
Series: Foundation
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC004000, FIC028020, FIC028030
ISBN: 9780553900965, Related ISBNs: 0307970620, 0307970639, 0385247931, 051715482X, 0553470078
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 384
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: The second of two prequel novels in Isaac Asimov’s classic science-fiction masterpiece, the Foundation series

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As Hari Seldon struggles to perfect his revolutionary theory of psychohistory and ensure a place for humanity among the stars, the great Galactic Empire totters on the brink of apocalyptic collapse. Caught in the maelstrom are Seldon and all he holds dear, pawns in the struggle for dominance. Whoever can control Seldon will control psychohistory—and with it the future of the Galaxy.

Among those seeking to turn psychohistory into the greatest weapon known to man are a populist political demagogue, the weak-willed Emperor Cleon I, and a ruthless militaristic general. In his last act of service to humankind, Hari Seldon must somehow save his life’s work from their grasp as he searches for its true heirs—a search that begins with his own granddaughter and the dream of a new Foundation.

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