Authors & Events
Authors & Events
Apr 29, 2008
| ISBN 9780553382594
Oct 01, 1991
| ISBN 9780553293364
Jun 01, 2004
| ISBN 9780553900361
Apr 20, 2010
| 563 Minutes
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Apr 29, 2008 | ISBN 9780553382594
Oct 01, 1991 | ISBN 9780553293364
Jun 01, 2004 | ISBN 9780553900361
Apr 20, 2010 | ISBN 9780307749741
The third novel in Isaac Asimov’s classic science-fiction masterpiece, the Foundation seriesTHE EPIC SAGA THAT INSPIRED THE APPLE TV+ SERIES FOUNDATIONThe Foundation lies in ruins—destroyed by a mutant mind bent on humanity’s annihilation. But it’s rumored that there’s a Second Foundation hidden somewhere at the end of the Galaxy, established as insurance to preserve the knowledge of mankind. Now a desperate race has begun between the survivors of the First Foundation and an alien entity to find this last flicker of humanity’s shining past—and future hope. Yet the key to it all might be a fourteen-year-old girl burdened with a terrible secret. Is she the Foundation’s savior—or its deadliest enemy?Unforgettable, thought-provoking, and riveting, Second Foundation is a stunning novel of adventure and ideas writ huge across the Galaxy—a powerful tale of humankind’s struggle to preserve the fragile light of wisdom against the threat of its own dark barbarism.
In THE SECOND FOUNDATION, Isaac Asimov addresses the phenomenon of genetic mutation and its potential danger to a civilization. This novel tells of an overwhelmingly powerful mutant human being, born with the ability to mold men’s emotions and minds. He has brought down the First Foundation, and now only the Second Foundation remains.THE SECOND FOUNDATION is the third book in Asimov’s FOUNDATION series.
Isaac Asimov began his Foundation series at the age of twenty-one, not realizing that it would one day be considered a cornerstone of science fiction. During his legendary career, Asimov penned more than 470 books on subjects ranging from science to… More about Isaac Asimov
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