Clarke, Arthur C(harles)

 (1917–) English science-fiction writer.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • Clarke, Arthur C(harles) — born Dec. 16, 1917, Minehead, Somerset, Eng. British science fiction writer. He first published stories while in the Royal Air Force and, after earning a degree in physics and mathematics, wrote such novels as Childhood s End (1953), Earthlight… …   Universalium

  • Clarke, Arthur C(harles) — (n. 16 dic. 1917, Minehead, Somerset, Inglaterra). Escritor de ciencia ficción británico. Comenzó a publicar sus primeros cuentos mientras servía en la Fuerza Áerea Real; luego de sacar un grado en física y matemática, escribió las novelas… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Clarke, (Sir) Arthur C(harles) —     (1917– )    The author of the screenplay (with STANLEY KUBRICK) and novel, 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (1968), Arthur C. Clarke is now regarded as one of the most important SCIENCE FICTION authors of the 20th century. Very early in life, Clarke… …   The Encyclopedia of Stanley Kubrick

  • Arthur — (as used in expressions) Adamov, Arthur Arthur, Chester A(lan) Arthur, paso Ashe, Arthur (Robert), Jr. Baldwin, James (Arthur) Balfour (de Whittingehame), Arthur James, 1 conde Bell, (Arthur) Clive (Heward) Bliss, Sir Arthur (Edward Drummond)… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Clarke — (as used in expressions) Clarke, Arthur C(harles) Moore, Clement Clarke Quantrill, William C(larke) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Clarke — [klärk] Sir Arthur C(harles) 1917 ; Eng. writer, esp. of science fiction …   English World dictionary

  • Clarke — /klahrk/, n. Arthur C(harles), born 1917, English science fiction writer. * * * (as used in expressions) Clarke Arthur Charles Moore Clement Clarke Quantrill William Clarke * * * …   Universalium

  • Charles — Charles, Ray * * * (as used in expressions) Adams, Charles Francis Addams, Charles (Samuel) Atlas, Charles Babbage, Charles Barkley, Charles (Wade) Charles Daly Barnet Bartlett, Sir Frederic C(harles) Baudelaire, Charles (Pierre) Charles Edward… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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