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.
    • ISBN:
      9781435293328
      1435293320
    • Accession Number:
      ocn229020359
      229020359
    • Accession Number:
      fay.423799
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      CLARKE, A. C.; KUBRICK, S. 2001 : a space odyssey. [s. l.]: Paw Prints, 2008. ISBN 9781435293328. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799. Acesso em: 5 ago. 2020.
    • AMA:
      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 August 5, 2020.
    • AMA11:
      Clarke AC, Kubrick S. 2001 : A Space Odyssey. Paw Prints; 2008. Accessed August 5, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799
    • APA:
      Clarke, A. C., & Kubrick, S. (2008). 2001 : a space odyssey. Paw Prints.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      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.
    • Harvard:
      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: 5 August 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Clarke, AC & Kubrick, S 2008, 2001 : a space odyssey, Paw Prints, viewed 5 August 2020, .
    • MLA:
      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.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      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.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Clarke AC, Kubrick S. 2001 : a space odyssey [Internet]. Paw Prints; 2008 [cited 2020 Aug 5]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.423799

Reviews

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.