AUTHOR | DOUGLAS ADAMS



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Douglas Adams | Writer



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Douglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English writer, humorist, and dramatist.
Adams is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which originated in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a 'trilogy' of five books that sold more than 15 million copies in his lifetime and generated a television series, several stage plays, comics, a computer game, and in 2005 a feature film. Adams's contribution to UK radio is commemorated in The Radio Academy's Hall of Fame.
Adams also wrote Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (1987) and The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul (1988), and co-wrote The Meaning of Liff (1983), The Deeper Meaning of Liff (1990), Last Chance to See (1990), and three stories for the television series Doctor Who. he also served as script editor for the show's seventeenth season in 1979. A posthumous collection of his work, including an unfinished novel, was published as The Salmon of Doubt in 2002.
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Born: 1952-03-11

Born in: Cambridge, England

Died: 2001-05-11







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Ford carried on counting quietly. This is about the ...

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Curiously enough, the only thing that went through t...

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What's up?' asked Ford.I don't know,' said Marvin, '...

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The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy offers this de...

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If you try and take a cat apart to see how it works,...

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The impossible often has a kind of integrity to it w...

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God's Final Message to His Creation:'We apologize fo...

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I have detected disturbances in the wash.''The wash?...

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I'd far rather be happy than right any day.

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Unfortunately this Electric Monk had developed a fau...

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So, the world is fine. We don’t have to save the wor...

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Arthur shook his head and sat down. He looked up.“I ...

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Just believe everything I tell you, and it will all ...

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The story so far:In the beginning the Universe was c...

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I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they ma...

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The first ten million years were the worst,' said Ma...

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I refuse to answer that question on the grounds that...

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The argument goes something like this: 'I refuse to ...

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy skips lightly o...

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But for a moment Dirk had a sense of inifinite loss ...

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