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Koestler, Arthur Line breaks: Ar¦thur Koest|ler
Pronunciation: /ˈkəːstlə/

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( 1905–83), Hungarian-born British novelist and essayist. His best-known novel Darkness at Noon (1940) exposed the Stalinist purges of the 1930s. He left money in his will to found a university chair in parapsychology.

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