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RIP Arthur C. Clarke

Postby LoneWolf on Tue Mar 18, 2008 9:02 pm

http://www.cnn.com/2008/SHOWBIZ/books/0 ... index.html

I read all three books in the 2001 series; I think you really need to read all three to get the full picture. It's been awhile, so I'll have to revisit them.

He was an interesting man, and a pioneer. May he rest in peace.
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Postby MediumRare on Wed Mar 19, 2008 3:58 am

He was one of the great ones- up there with Heinlein and Azimov.
My personal favourites are some of his short stories, like "The Star" or "The Nine Billion Names of God".

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