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Prelude to Foundation

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9780553278392
9780385245852
9780553900958
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Level 6.1, 21 Points
Lexile measure:
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Novelist Primary ISBN9780593159972

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display_descriptionThe first of two prequel novels in Isaac Asimov’s classic science-fiction masterpiece, the Foundation series

THE EPIC SAGA THAT INSPIRED THE UPCOMING 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.
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seriesFoundation
series_with_volumeFoundation|1
subject_facetLife on other planets -- Fiction
Psychohistory -- Fiction
Science fiction
Seldon, Hari -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_displayPrelude to Foundation
title_fullPrelude to Foundation
Prelude to Foundation / Isaac Asimov
title_shortPrelude to Foundation
topic_facetClassic Literature
Fiction
Life on other planets
Psychohistory
Science Fiction
Seldon, Hari