2010: Odyssey Two

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HarperCollins, 1997 - Interplanetary voyages - 297 pages
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To the spaceship Discovery, floating in the silent depths of space since Dave Bowman passed through the alien 'Star Gate', comes Heywood Floyd on a mission of recovery. What he finds near Jupiter is beyond the imaginings of any mere human.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A slick, tame sequel that extensively recaps and updates the original 2001—but betters it only in the nuts-and-bolts department. The derelict ship Discovery, with disconnected computer Hal aboard, is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Vitor Peres - Goodreads

I had just found a public library when I checked this book out. A long afternoon later, it was gone, and I kept thinking about a swarm of monoliths making Jupiter a sun for the rest of the week. Fun stuff. Read full review

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About the author (1997)

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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