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Sentinel, the (1951) [Short Story]
by Arthur C. Clarke Rating: Weighted - 7.7 / Average - 7.8 of 10 (4 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

The Sentinel: A crystal pyramid left on the Moon millions of years ago to await the arrival of man.

Written in 1948 for a BBC competition, first published in 10 Story Fantasy, Spring 1951 as "Sentinel of Eternity". First collected in Expedition to Earth, 1954.

Original title: Sentinel of Eternity
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionAlien BeingsFirst Contact

This work has been adapted as the following works :
     2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) [Novel]
      Author: Arthur C. Clarke
This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Expedition to Earth (1954) [Collection]
      Author: Arthur C. Clarke
     Spectrum III (1963) [Anthology]
      Authors: Arthur C. Clarke , Alfred Bester , Poul Anderson , Murray Leinster , Theodore Sturgeon , J. G. Ballard , Peter Phillips , Mark Rose
     Best of Arthur C. Clarke: 1937-1971, the (1973) [Collection]
      Author: Arthur C. Clarke
     Sentinel, the (1983) [Collection]
      Author: Arthur C. Clarke
     Collected Stories, the (2000) [Collection]
      Author: Arthur C. Clarke

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