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Title: The Star of Bethlehem Title Record # 1059804
Author: Arthur C. Clarke
Date: 1954-12-00
Type: ESSAY
Language: English
Note: First published in Holiday, December 1954. See Clarke's short story ''The Star'' (1955) for an adroit use of the same material in fiction.
Synopsis: In search of a scientific explanation of ''His star in the East'' which, according to the Gospel of Matthew (2:1-4), marked the birth of Jesus.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1954 The Star of the Magi
Year Language Title
1960Translated by Heinz Gartmann
German Der Stern der Weisen
1985Translated by Klaus Sticker
German Der Stern der Weisen

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Challenge of the Spaceship: Previews of Tomorrow's World 1959-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Harper & Brothers   $3.50 212
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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The Challenge of the Spaceship: Previews of Tomorrow's World 1959-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Frederick Muller Ltd   15/- vi+
212
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
non-fic  
Über den Himmel hinaus: Unser Leben im Zeichen der Raumfahrt 1960-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Econ   DM 14.80 251
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
non-fic Werner Rebhuhn Checkmark
The Challenge of the Spaceship 1961-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Ballantine Books F528 $0.35 189
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
non-fic Richard Powers Checkmark
Report on Planet Three and Other Speculations 1972-01-00 Arthur C. Clarke Harper & Row 0-06-010793-6 £6.95 xii+
250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
non-fic Bob Korn  
Report on Planet Three and Other Speculations 1973-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Corgi Books / Transworld Publishers (Corgi SF Collector's Library) 0-552-09413-7 £0.35 255
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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Report on Planet Three and Other Speculations 1975-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Corgi (Corgi SF Collector's Library) 0-552-09413-7 £0.40 256
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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The Challenge of the Spaceship 1980-06-00 Arthur C. Clarke Pocket Books 0-671-82139-3 $2.50 222
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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Report on Planet Three and Other Speculations 1982-06-00 Arthur C. Clarke Signet / New American Library 0-451-11573-2 $2.50 224
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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Report on Planet Three and Other Speculations 1984-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Pan Books 0-330-28182-8 £1.75 255
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
non-fic Laurie-Rae Chamberlain Checkmark
Berichte über einen kleinen blauen Planeten 1985-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Allgemeine Reihe #13027) 3-404-13027-8 DM 7.80 282
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
non-fic Quadro-Grafik Checkmark
Report on Planet Three and Other Speculations 1985-03-00 Arthur C. Clarke Berkley Books 0-425-07592-3 $3.50 x+
245
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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Greetings, Carbon-Based Bipeds!: Collected Essays 1934-1998 1999-00-00 Arthur C. Clarke Voyager 0-00-224697-X £19.99 xviii+
558
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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Greetings, Carbon-Based Bipeds!: Collected Essays 1934-1998 1999-08-00 Arthur C. Clarke St. Martin's Press 0-312-19893-0 $35.00 xvii+
558
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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