(IBList user synopsis):
Donald Kingsbury (Courtship Rite) revisits a far-future milieu first seen in the pulp magazines of the 1930s. "Historical Crisis" takes place in Isaac Asimov's Foundation universe. "Crisis" follows a young scientist who breaks with the galaxy's ruling cadre of "psychohistorians," who use mathematics and psychology to predict--and control--the course of civilization.
Published in Far Futures.
Original title: Historical Crisis
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Political→ Galactic Empires
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Far Futures (1995) [Anthology]
Authors: Greg Bear
, Poul Anderson
, Joe Haldeman
, Charles Sheffield
, Donald M. Kingsbury