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Arthur C. Clarke

Neil McAleer

Arthur C. Clarke

The Authorized Biography

by Neil McAleer

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Contemporary Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Authorship,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Science fiction,
  • Clarke, Arthur Charles,,
  • Literary,
  • Authors, English,
  • 1917-,
  • 20th century,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7976017M
    ISBN 100809237202
    ISBN 109780809237203
    OCLC/WorldCa26161429


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Sir Arthur C. Clarke () wrote a hundred books and more than a thousand short stories and essays covering science fiction and science fact in a career spanning more than six decades. Among his bestselling novels are Childhood’s End, A Space Odyssey, and Rendezvous with Rama.

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