By Arthur C. Clarke

3001 : L'Odyssée finale (3001: the ultimate Odyssey) est un roman de science-fiction publié en 1997, le dernier de l. a. quadrilogie d'Arthur C. Clarke initiée par 2001 : l'Odyssée de l'espace.

Après one thousand années de dérive dans l'espace, le corps de Frank Poole est récupéré puis ramené à los angeles vie. Ce dernier peut désormais contempler los angeles planète Terre du haut de l. a. travel Afrique. Les humains ont construit quatre excursions : Afrique, Amérique, Asie et Océanie, hautes de trente-six mille kilomètres (toutes reliées par un anneau d’une centaine de milliers de kilomètres de lengthy) grâce au diamant de l'ancien noyau de Jupiter, éjecté lorsque celle-ci fut transformé en soleil. Poole, persuadé que David Bowman se trouve sur Europe, le satellite tv for pc interdit, va transgresser l'interdiction et se poser sur Europe.

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