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Born in Somerset, 1917, and a graduate of Kings College, London, Arthur C. Clarke has written over 60 books including the science fiction classics, 'Childhood’s End', 'The City and the Stars', 'Rendezvous with Rama' and '2001: A Space Odyssey'. He is a past Chairman of the British Interplanetary Society, a member of the Academy of Astronautics and the Royal Astronomical Society, and of other scientific organisations. He has lived for many years in Sri Lanka, where he founded the Arthur C. Clarke Centre for Advanced Technology. He was awarded the CBE in 1989.
Books By Arthur C. Clarke
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Life Mask - Emma Donoghue
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