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Last chance to see : in the footsteps of Douglas Adams

Author: Mark Carwardine; Stephen Fry
Publisher: London : Collins, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A groundbreaking, humourous and extraordinary adventure to find the rarest creatures on Earth. In the 1980s celebreated writer Douglas Adams teamed up with zoologist Mark Carwardine in search of some of the world's most threatened animals. 20 years later Adam's great friend Stephen Fry is going back to see if the animals still exist.
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Named Person: Mark Carwardine; Stephen Fry; Mark Carwardine; Stephen Fry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Carwardine; Stephen Fry
ISBN: 9780007290727 0007290721 9780099536796 009953679X
OCLC Number: 782039656
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 320 pages : color illustrations, color portraits ; 26 cm
Contents: Traveling Case for a Seal --
Danger: Rebels Coming --
Bits of Other Animals --
Dear Old Ralph --
Poisoned Dagger --
Singing the Blues.
Responsibility: written & photographed by Mark Carwardine ; foreword by Stephen Fry.
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