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8 edition of The hitchhiker"s guide to the electronic highway found in the catalog.

The hitchhiker"s guide to the electronic highway

by Pamela Kane

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by MIS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer networks.,
  • Information networks.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementPamela Kane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK5105.5 .K353 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 366 p. :
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1092804M
    ISBN 101558283528
    LC Control Number94017156
    OCLC/WorldCa30518147

    Synopsis The long-awaited film version of Douglas Adams' The Hitchiker's Guide to the Galaxy, based on his five-book series, is a funny, wacky, highly creative ride through a bizarre universe. Martin Freeman (Tim from The Office) stars as Arthur Dent, a British everyman suddenly thrust into   The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a science fiction comedy radio series written by Douglas Adams (with some material in the first series provided by John Lloyd). It was originally broadcast in the United Kingdom by BBC Radio 4 in , and afterwards the BBC World Service, National Public Radio in the US and CBC Radio in Canada. The series was the first radio comedy programme to be 's_Guide_to_the_Galaxy_(radio_series).

      And, she pointed out, the eccentric electronic guide that gave the series its name bore more than a passing resemblance to her iPhone. Phillipe Bosher, 16, from Egham, Surrey, said: "A couple of Douglas Adams's long-awaited film version of THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY, based on his five-book series, is a funny, wacky, highly creative ride through a bizarre universe. Martin Freeman (Tim from THE OFFICE) stars as Arthur Dent, a British everyman suddenly thrust into intergalactic intrigue when the earth is destroyed by the Vogons

    Douglas Adams's long-awaited film version of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, based on his five-book series, is a funny, wacky, highly creative ride through a bizarre :// The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy series is one of those rare book series that I can re-read again and again and find something new each time. I like the fact that they've put them all together, and in chronological order. In true Hitchhikers Guide spirit, I'm reading my edition on a Kindle, which quite resembles the Guide  › Home › Literature & Fiction.


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