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In 1965, Asimov's Foundation trilogy beat out several other science fiction and fantasy series (including The Lord of the Rings) to receive a special Hugo Award for "Best All-Time Series."
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For twelve thousand 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 thirty thousand 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. He calls his sanctuary the Foundation.

But soon the fledgling Foundation finds itself at the mercy of corrupt warlords rising in the wake of the receding Empire. Mankind's last best hope is faced with an agonizing choice: submit to the barbarians and be overrun--or fight them and be destroyed.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780345336279
Author:
Asimov, Isaac
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Science fiction
Edition Description:
1st Ballantine Books ed.
Series Volume:
90-13.
Publication Date:
1983
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xviii, 285 p.

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Product details xviii, 285 p. pages Ballantine,1983. - English 9780345336279 Reviews:
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In 1965, Asimov's Foundation trilogy beat out several other science fiction and fantasy series (including The Lord of the Rings) to receive a special Hugo Award for "Best All-Time Series."

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