2001 A Space Odyssey Book and 'Monolith' Flown on Space Shuttle Atlantis

Signed Copy of 2001 A Space Odyssey and 'Monolith' Flown on Space Shuttle in 2001
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This book and 'monolith' were flown by astronaut Thomas D. Jones on Space Shuttle Atlantis (STS-98) in February, 2001. The book is signed by Jones and Arthur C. Clarke. The 'monolith' is a sharpening stone that Jones purchased to represent the monolith from 2001 A Space Odyssey.

Created:

03/12/2018

Photographer:

Eric Long

ID #:

NASM2018-00388

Source:

National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution

Copyright/Owner:

Smithsonian Institution

Rights Usage:

Public Domain

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