2061: Odyssey Three

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Random House Value Publishing, Mar 31, 1993
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Revisits the future created in the classic science fiction novel 2001: A Space Odyssey. Copyright Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.

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User Review  - Razinha - LibraryThing

As with similar Clarke books of this period, the science of the fiction is great while the social fiction not so great. Even though I'd read it before, I didn't remember much so it was nearly new and entertaining the second time around. Read full review

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User Review  - empress8411 - LibraryThing

Between 2001: A Space Odyssey and 2010: Odyssey Two and this one, this one is my favorite. I enjoyed seeing the character Heywood Floyd again, I enjoyed the new technology, the adventure, the ... Read full review

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About the author (1993)

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 Garden of Rama, The Snows of Olympus, 2010: A Space Odyssey II, 2062: Odyssey III, and 3001: The Final Odyssey. During his lifetime, he received at least three Hugo Awards and two Nebula Awards. He died of heart failure on March 19, 2008 at the age of 90.

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