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Koestler, Arthur

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Pronunciation: /ˈkəːstlə
 
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Definition of Koestler, Arthur in English:

( 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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