2001: A Space Odyssey
It has been over thirty years since the publication of 2001: A Space Odyssey, the science fiction classic that changed the way we looked at the stars -- and ourselves. From the savannas of Africa at the dawn of mankind to the rings of Saturn as man ventures to the outer rim of our solar system, Arthur C. Clarke takes us on a journey unlike any other.
This allegory about humanity's exploration of the universe, and the universe's reaction to humanity, was the basis for Stanley Kubrick's immortal film, and lives on as a hallmark achievement in storytelling.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - unclebob53703 - LibraryThing
His most famous book, written at the same time he and Kubrick were writing the screenplay. The movie famously left you with a lot of questions--the book answered them. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kvrfan - LibraryThing
For those who found the movie a puzzlement, all the answers are here. From what I understand, the movie came first, with Arthur C. Clarke and Stanley Kubrick having collaborated on the script. As is ... Read full review