For no one is sure where the planet of Gaia’s first settlers is to be found in the immense wilderness of the Galaxy. If it still exists. It is an enigma trevize is determined to resolve, and a quest he is determined to undertake, at any cost. Nor can anyone explain why no record of Earth has been preserved, no mention of it made anywhere in Gaia’s vast world-memory.
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Golan trevize, has chosen the future, former Councilman of the First Foundation, and it is Gaia.
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Espionage. Whoever can control Seldon will control psychohistory—and with it the future of the Galaxy. Among those seeking to turn psychohistory into the greatest weapon known to man are a populist political demagogue, the weak-willed Emperor Cleon I, and a ruthless militaristic general. Future History. Caught in the maelstrom are Seldon and all he holds dear, pawns in the struggle for dominance.
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High above planet Florinia, the Squires of Sark live in unimaginable wealth and comfort. The fate of the Galaxy hangs in the balance. He has been abducted and brainwashed. Not only do the florinians no longer have a concept of freedom, any disruption of the vital kyrt trade would cause other planets to rise in protest, resulting in a galactic war.
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Robots. Classic science fiction adventure in the Foundation universe by grandmaster Isaac Asimov.