Prelude to Foundation

TitlePrelude to Foundation
Year for Search1988
AuthorsAsimov, Isaac (1920-92)
Date Published1988
PublisherDoubleday
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Prequel to the Foundation series. See note at 1982 Asimov. See also 1986 Asimov. Includes a description of a society presented as dystopian that is similar to a traditional religious commune.

Info Notes

Another prequel was his Forward the Foundation. New York: Doubleday, 1993. Parts originally published as “Forward the Foundation.” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine 15.2& 3 (177& 178) (November 1991): 18-24, 26-28, 30-32, 34-37, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50, 52-54, 56-58, 60-66, 69-95; and “Cleon the Emperor.” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine 16.4& 5 (184& 185) (April 1992): 240-303.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

The author (1920-92) was born in Russia, brought to the U. S. age three, and became a U. S. citizen in 1928. His name was anglicized from Isaak Iudich Azimov

Full Text

1988 Asimov, Isaac (1920-92). Prelude to Foundation. New York: Doubleday. MoR, PSt

Prequel to the Foundation series. See the note at 1982 Asimov. See also 1986 Asimov. The novel includes a description of a society presented as dystopian that is similar to a traditional religious intentional community. Another prequel was his Forward the Foundation. New York: Doubleday, 1993. Parts originally published as “Forward the Foundation.” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine 15.2&3 (177&178) (November 1991): 18-24, 26-28, 30-32, 34-37, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50, 52-54, 56-58, 60-66, 69-95; and “Cleon the Emperor.” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine 16.4&5 (184&185) (April 1992): 240-303. The author was born in Russia, brought to the U. S. age three, and became a U. S. citizen in 1928. His name was anglicized from Isaak Iudich Azimov