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Foundation

Foundation

by Isaac Asimov

Foundation Part V, Prologue Summary

"The Merchant Princes"

  • Another Encyclopedia Galactica entry on the Traders. This one tells how the Traders grew in stature as the economic power of the Foundation grew. 
  • It also mentions a man named Hober Mallow, who began his life in the low rungs of society but ended it rocking the title of the Merchant Prince.
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