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Foundation

Far into the future, Hari Seldon predicts the end of the Galactic Empire and comes close to being executed for his views.  He is the creator of the revolutionary science of psychohistory. He convinces those who wish for his death to allow him to preserve knowledge and save humanity, The best minds in the Empire are gathered and taken to a bleak planet at the edge of the galaxy to serve as a beacon of hope for future generations. He calls this sanctuary the Foundation.  The novel takes us through a series of crisis as the Empire falls apart and Hari’s followers work to save civilization.