2001 : a space odyssey / Arthur C. Clarke.

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    • Abstract:
      Summary: When an enigmatic monolith is found buried on the moon, scientists are amazed to discover that it's at least 3 million years old. Even more amazing, after it's unearthed the artifact releases a powerful signal aimed at Saturn. What sort of alarm has been triggered? To find out, a manned spacecraft, the Discovery, is sent to investigate. Its crew is highly trained--the best--and they are assisted by a self-aware computer, the ultra-capable HAL 9000. But HAL's programming has been patterned after the human mind a little too well. He is capable of guilt, neurosis, even murder, and he controls every single one of Discovery's components. The crew must overthrow this digital psychotic if they hope to make their rendezvous with the entities that are responsible not just for the monolith, but maybe even for human civilization.
    • Notes:
      "Based on a screenplay by Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke."
      Reprint of the "First Roc Trade Paperback Printing (Clarke Introduction), July 2005."--T.p. verso.
    • Other Titles:
      Two thousand and one. Two thousand one.
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      CLARKE, A. C.; KUBRICK, S. 2001 : a space odyssey. [s.l.] : Paw Prints, 2008. Disponível em: . Acesso em: 14 nov. 2019.
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      Clarke AC, Kubrick S. 2001 : A Space Odyssey. Paw Prints; 2008. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799. Accessed November 14, 2019.
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      Clarke, A. C., & Kubrick, S. (2008). 2001 : a space odyssey. Paw Prints. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799
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      Clarke, Arthur C., and Stanley Kubrick. 2008. 2001 : A Space Odyssey. Paw Prints. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799.
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      Clarke, A. C. and Kubrick, S. (2008) 2001 : a space odyssey. Paw Prints. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799 (Accessed: 14 November 2019).
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      Clarke, AC & Kubrick, S 2008, 2001 : a space odyssey, Paw Prints, viewed 14 November 2019, .
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      Clarke, Arthur C., and Stanley Kubrick. 2001 : A Space Odyssey. Paw Prints, 2008. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799.
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      Clarke, Arthur C., and Stanley Kubrick. 2001 : A Space Odyssey. Paw Prints, 2008. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799.
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      Clarke AC, Kubrick S. 2001 : a space odyssey [Internet]. Paw Prints; 2008 [cited 2019 Nov 14]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799


LJ Reviews 1994 January #1

The 1968 book and film that took more people tripping than LSD turns 25. This anniversary edition contains a new introduction by Clarke in which he reminisces about the story's origin. Note that an anniversary video/laserdisc also is being released. Copyright 1994 Cahners Business Information.