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Childhood's End By Arthur C. Clarke

Childhood's End
by Arthur C. Clarke

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An all-time Science Fiction classic with a new Millennial Introduction and revised 1990 first chapter as an appendix
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Childhood's End Summary

Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke

Silent spacecraft take the light from the world, superintelligent aliens rule with wisdom not force, a new era of invention and prosperity brings hope and peace . . . The twilight of the human race has begun.'There has been nothing like it for years'C. S. LEWIS

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Childhood's End Reviews

"'There has been nothing like it for years' C. S. Lewis; 'The Colossus Of Science Fiction' New York Times"

About Arthur C. Clarke

Sir Arthur Charles Clarke was a British science-fiction author, who won innumerable international awards for his fiction and science writing. He was described by the New York Times as being "awesomely informed about physics and blessed with one of the most astounding imaginations ever encountered in print." He wrote the scrrenplay for the hugely influential Stanley Kubrick film, 2001: A Space Oddyssey, as well as numerous science fiction novels, including the sci-fi classic Childhood's End. He moved to live in Sri Lanka in 1956, and remained there until his death, aged ninety, in 2008.

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Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke
Arthur C. Clarke
Used - Good
Pan Macmillan
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The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.