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The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy [electronic resource] : The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Series, Book 1. Douglas Adams.

Adams, Douglas. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307417138 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Del Rey, 2007.

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Summary, etc.: "IRRESISTIBLE!"--The Boston GlobeSeconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy who, for the last fifteen years, has been posing as an out-of-work actor.Together this dynamic pair begin a journey through space aided by quotes from The Hitchhiker's Guide ("A towel is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have") and a galaxy-full of fellow travelers: Zaphod Beeblebrox--the two-headed, three-armed ex-hippie and totally out-to-lunch president of the galaxy; Trillian, Zaphod's girlfriend (formally Tricia McMillan), whom Arthur tried to pick up at a cocktail party once upon a time zone; Marvin, a paranoid, brilliant, and chronically depressed robot; Veet Voojagig, a former graduate student who is obsessed with the disappearance of all the ballpoint pens he bought over the...
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Subject: Fiction.
Humor (Fiction).
Genre: Electronic books.

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