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Don't panic : Douglas Adams & the hitchiker's guide to the galaxy [electronic resource].

Gaiman, Neil. (Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781504056281 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1504056280 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : Open Road Media, 2018.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary, etc.:
Douglas Adams's "six-part trilogy," The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy grew from a blip of a notion into an ever-expanding multimedia universe that amassed an unprecedented cult of followers and became an international sensation. As a young journalist, Neil Gaiman was given complete access to Adams's life, times, gossip, unpublished outtakes, and files (and became privy to his writing process, insecurities, disillusionments, challenges, and triumphs). The resulting volume illuminates the unique, funny, dramatic, and improbable chronicle of an idea, an incredibly tall man, and a mind-boggling success story. In Don't Panic, Gaiman celebrates everything Hitchhiker: the original radio play, the books, comics, video and computer games, films, television series, record albums, stage musicals, one-man shows, the Great One himself, and towels. And as Douglas Adams himself attested: "It's all absolutely devastatingly true-except the bits that are lies." Updated several times in the thirty years since its original publication, Don't Panic is available for the first time in digital form.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001.
Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001. Hitch-hiker's guide to the galaxy.
Prefect, Ford.
Dent, Arthur (Fictitious character)
Science fiction, English > History and criticism.
Novelists, English > 20th century > Biography.
Electronic books.

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