Manuscripts/Mixed Material In praise of Arthur C. Clarke : initial draft of essay
About this Item
- In praise of Arthur C. Clarke : initial draft of essay
- Contributor Names
- Sagan, Carl (Author)
- Subject Headings
- - Science fiction
- - Outer space--Exploration
- - Space colonies
- - Astronautics--Human factors
- - Clarke, Arthur C
- - Kubrick, Stanley
- - 2001 a space odyssey (Motion picture)
- - Artificial satellites in telecommunication
- - Communications satellites
- - Manuscripts
- - Carl Sagan reflects on Arthur C. Clarke's impact on the world, discussing his contributions to the development of communications satellites and the film, 2001; a space odyssey, based on the screenplay by Clarke and Stanley Kubrick. Sagan suggests that Clarke "has done an enormous global service in preparing the climate for a serious human presence beyond the Earth." Sagan also recounts various personal interactions with Clarke.
- Dimensions in inches: 11 x 8 1/2
- Source Collection
- The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
- Manuscript Division
- Online Format
- online text
Subjects2001 a Space Odyssey (motion Picture)
Artificial Satellites in Telecommunication
Clarke, Arthur C.
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Sagan, Carl. In praise of Arthur C. Clarke: initial draft of essay. 1981. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000061/. (Accessed October 24, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Sagan, C. (1981) In praise of Arthur C. Clarke: initial draft of essay. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000061/.
MLA citation style:
Sagan, Carl. In praise of Arthur C. Clarke: initial draft of essay. 1981. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000061/>.