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The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy [electronic resource] : primary phase / Douglas Adams.

Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001 (Author). Jones, Peter, 1920-2000 (Added Author). Jones, Simon, 1950- (Added Author). McGivern, Geoffrey. (Added Author). Wing-Davey, Mark, 1948- (Added Author). Sheridan, Susan. (Added Author). Moore, Stephen, 1937- (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781408409084 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1408409089 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: [Bath, England] : BBC Audiobooks, 2008.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 3:56:03.
"Special edition. The original BBC radio series, newly remastered plus bonus material."
Participant or Performer Note: Starring Peter Jones, Simon Jones, Geoffrey McGivern, Mark Wing-Davey, Susan Sheridan and Stephen Moore.
Summary, etc.: Arthur Dent never could get the hang of Thursdays. On this particular Thursday, his house is set to be demolished and his friend Ford Prefect turns out to be from a star named Betelgeuse (and not, after all, from Guildford). Furthermore, it turns out that the whole Earth is scheduled for demolition by the Vogons to make way for a new hyperspace bypass. The irony of the situation is almost lost on Arthur as he and Ford hitch an intergalactic ride away from oblivion.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 56560 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Prefect, Ford > Fiction.
Dent, Arthur (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Interstellar travel > Fiction.
Human-alien encounters > Fiction.
Extraterrestrial beings > Fiction.
Interplanetary voyages > Fiction.
Life on other planets > Fiction.
Genre: Humorous stories.
Humorous fiction.
Science fiction.

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