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2001 - Space Odyssey 2001

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ISBN-10: 0451457994

ISBN-13: 9780451457998

Edition: 2000

Authors: Arthur C. Clarke, Arthur C. Clarke, Arthur Clarke

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List price: $8.99
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 9/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 4.00" wide x 6.75" long x 0.80" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Arthur C. Clarke was born in Minehead, Somerset, England, on December 16, 1917. During World War II, he served as a radar specialist in the RAF. His first published piece of fiction was Rescue Party and appeared in Astounding Science, May 1946. He graduated from King's College in London with honors in physics and mathematics, and worked in scientific research before turning his attention to writing fiction. His first book, Prelude to Space, was published in 1951. He is best known for his book 2001: A Space Odyssey, which was later turned into a highly successful and controversial film under the direction of Stanley Kubrick. His other works include Childhood's End, Rendezvous with Rama, The…