Five hundred years have passed since the establishment of the Foundation. Harla Branno, the Mayor of Terminus, is victorious after recent successful resolution of a Seldon Crisis and her policies have been vindicated. Everyone believes that the Second Foundation has been obliterated, but they do not realize that it still lurks on the former Empire home world of Trantor. And it is slowly controlling the fate of the entire galaxy through its machinations.
About Isaac Asimov
Isaac Asimov was an American novelist, short story writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University. He is best remembered for his science fiction novels, including I, Robot, Foundation, Foundation and Empire, Foundation and Earth and The Robots of Dawn.
Considered one of the pioneers of the Science Fiction genre, Asimov also wrote under the name of Paul French. A long-time member and vice president of Mensa International, he was awarded the the Hugo Award and the asteroid5020 Asimov, a crater on the planet Mars, and a literary award are named in his honor.