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Publisher Description

Isaac Asimov's Foundation novels are one of the great masterworks of science fiction. As unsurpassed blend of nonstop action, daring ideas, and extensive world-building, they chronicle the struggle of a courageous group of men and women dedicated to preserving humanity's light in a galaxy plunged into a nightmare of ignorance and violence thirty thousand years long.

After years of struggle, the Foundation lies in ruins—destroyed by the mutant mind power of the Mule. But it is rumored that there is a Second Foundation hidden somewhere at the end of the Galaxy, established to preserve the knowledge of mankind through the long centuries of barbarism. The Mule failed to find it the first time—but now he is certain he knows where it lies.

The fate of the Foundation rests on young Arcadia Darell, only fourteen 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.

From the Paperback edition.

GENRE
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
RELEASED
1991
October 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
272
Pages
PUBLISHER
Random House Publishing Group
SELLER
Penguin Random House LLC
SIZE
6.9
MB

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It's Always Good to Have a Backup!

This is one lesson of many that we learn in the final book of the original Foundation trilogy. Engaging action builds to a satisfying conclusion. Another huge lesson from this trilogy- ignorance will destroy a civilization.

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Other Foundation Books

These books are great but what happened to the other Foundation books? I was reading "Foundation and Earth" on my iPad, updated to iOS 5.0 and then couldn't find the book in the iBooks store!

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