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2001 A Space Odyssey what was the first the book or the movie?

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05/07/2008

the movie The book was written by Arthur C. Clarke at the same time as the movie was being made (1968) and was based on several earlier short stories particularly, 'The sentinel' which was written in 1948 (also published under the title 'Sentinel of Eternity').