Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008

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Noted science fiction author, Arthur Charles Clarke, was born in 1917 in Minehead, England. He worked in the British Civil Service before his career as an editor and writer. In later years his career has been varied, reflecting his broad interests.

From the guide to the Arthur Charles Clarke, 1964, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc])

Arthur C. Clarke was born in Somerset, England in 1917 and is best known for his novel 2001: a space odyssey. He also wrote a number of children's science fiction books.

From the description of Arthur C. Clarke papers, 1966-1976 (bulk 1966). (University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus). WorldCat record id: 48917761

English author, editor, explorer, publisher, and commentator; writes science fiction.

From the description of Arthur C. Clarke collection, 1930-1987. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70962491

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referencedIn Mueller, G. E. (George Edwin), 1918-. G.E. Mueller papers, 1876-1997 (bulk 1935-1995). Library of Congress
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Arthur C. Clarke papers, 1966-1976 (bulk 1966). University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus, Joseph Anderson Cook Library
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Arthur C. Clarke collection, 1930-1987. Boston University. School of Medicine
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Letter : Colombo, Ceylon, to Joseph M. Pukl, Uniontown, Pa., 1970 Dec. 10. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Inventory of the Arthur C. Clarke - Playboy Papers: SCIF MSS 00234 ., 1960-1969. Cushing Memorial Library,
referencedIn Science Fiction Galleys and Page Proofs, 1971-1973. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
referencedIn Burack, A. S. (Abraham Saul), 1908-. Abraham Burack collection, 1922-1997. Boston University. School of Medicine
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Collection of 53 letters : various places, to Ian Macauley, 1952 May 17-1998 June 9. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn McConnell, James V. James V. McConnell papers, 1950-1990. University of Akron, Bierce Library
referencedIn The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive, 1860-2004, (bulk 1962-1997) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Science fiction compositions, 1951-1959. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Gabor, Dennis, 1900-1979. Correspondence, 1961-1969. University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Frederic Dannay Papers, ca.1920-1982. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973,. Creative writing questionnaires for writing class at University of Pennsylvania, 1970-1972. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Gail and Stephen Rudin autograph collection, 1841-1993. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn English literature mss., 1951-1993 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Lasser, David, 1902-. Papers, 1931-1998. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn White mss., 1932-1969 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Pickering, William H., 1910-2004. William H. Pickering Speech Collection, 1955-1975. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
referencedIn Gore Vidal papers, 1875-2004 (inclusive), 1936-2000 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Purdom, Thomas, 1936-. Science Fiction and Fantasy Collection, Papers, 1965-1973. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
referencedIn David Lasser Papers, 1930 - 1998 University of California, San Diego. Geisel Library. Mandeville Special Collections Library.
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur Charles, 1917-. La ciudad y las estrellas [recurso electrónico] / Arthur C. Clarke. Biblioteca Nacional de Mexico
referencedIn R. Buckminster Fuller papers, ca. 1920-1983 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Gould, Stephen Jay. Stephen Jay Gould papers, 1899-2004 (inclusive), 1941-2002 (bulk). Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur Charles, 1917-. Alba de Saturno [recurso electrónico] / Arthur C. Clarke. Biblioteca Nacional de Mexico
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Letters, 1975, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Life in the year 2001 [sound recording] / [Arthur C.] Clarke. Ball State University Library, Bracken Library
referencedIn Dannay, Frederic, 1905-1982. Papers, ca.1920-1982. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Science fiction compositions, 1951-1959. Houghton Library.
referencedIn G. E. Mueller Papers, 1876-1997, (bulk 1935-1995) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Arthur Charles Clarke, 1964 University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur Charles, 1917-. 2001 Una odisea del espacio [recurso electrónico] / Arthur C. Clarke. Biblioteca Nacional de Mexico
creatorOf Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Correspondence, 1975, from Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Pulp Science Fiction and Detective Fiction Periodical Collection, 1940-1983 Fales Library & Special Collections
creatorOf Boucher, Anthony, 1911-1968. Papers, 1932-1969 Indiana University
creatorOf Barton, William S.,. Tiny 'Moons' Circling Earth Proposed as Lonf Distance Broadcasting Aid, 1946 Feb 3. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
creatorOf Pickering, William H., 1910-2004. William H. Pickering Office File Collection, 1955-1976. Jet Propulsion Laboratory Library and Archives
referencedIn Stephen Jay Gould papers, 1899-2004, 1941-2002 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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associatedWith Barton, William S., person
associatedWith Boucher, Anthony, 1911-1968. person
correspondedWith Burack, A. S. (Abraham Saul), 1908- person
associatedWith Clarke, Arthur Charles. person
associatedWith Dannay, Frederic, 1905-1982. person
correspondedWith Druyan, Ann, 1949- Seth MacFarlane collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan archive. 1860-2004 person
associatedWith Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983 person
associatedWith Gabor, Dennis, 1900-1979. person
associatedWith Gould, Stephen Jay. person
associatedWith Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973, person
associatedWith Lasser, David, 1902- person
correspondedWith Macauley, Ian T person
associatedWith McConnell, James V. person
correspondedWith Mueller, G. E. (George Edwin), 1918- person
associatedWith Murdoch, Rupert, 1931- person
associatedWith Pickering, William H., 1910-2004. person
associatedWith Purdom, Thomas, 1936- person
correspondedWith Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996 person
associatedWith University Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith USM Libraries. de Grummond Children's Literature Collection. corporateBody
correspondedWith Vidal, Gore, 1925- person
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Great Britain
Subject
English literature--20th century
Children's literature, English--20th century
Ciegos--Libros y lectura
Publishers and Publishing
Science fiction, American--Sources
Science fiction--Publishing
Children's literature--Manuscripts
Gays--Correspondence
Science fiction, English
Occupation
Authors, English
Explorers--Great Britain
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Birth 1917-12-16

Death 2008-03-19

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English

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