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Last chance to see

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Published by Harmony Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Adams, Douglas, 1952- -- Travel,
  • Carwardine, Mark -- Travel,
  • Endangered species

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDouglas Adams and Mark Carwardine.
ContributionsCarwardine, Mark.
LC ClassificationsQL82 .A33 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 220 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1882057M
ISBN 100517582155
ISBN 109780517582152
LC Control Number90042756

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Oddly, this mirrors my experience with the first Last Chance To See, a book by Adams and Carwardine published in which sat on my shelf for several years before I read it and was somehow surprised that my favorite writer of science fiction comedy could also be funny writing about endangered species/5.   Hilarious and poignant—as only Douglas Adams can be— Last Chance to See is an entertaining and arresting odyssey through the Earth’s magnificent wildlife galaxy. Praise for Last Chance to See “Lively, sharply satirical, brilliantly written shows how human care can undo what human carelessness has wrought.” —The Atlantic/5(37). About Last Chance to See. New York Times bestselling author Douglas Adams and zoologist Mark Carwardine take off around the world in search of exotic, endangered creatures. Author Douglas Adams | Submitted by: Jane Kivik Free download or read online Last Chance to See pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Douglas Adams. The book was published in multiple languages including, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5.

Last Chance to See tells of humorist Douglas Adams and zoologist Mark Carwardine's travels in search of endangered species and examines the chances for these animals' and plants' survival. Last Chance to SeeOnline read: Last Chance to See. TWIG TECHNOLOGY. This isn't at all what I expected. In , by some sort of journalistic accident I was sent to Madagascar with Mark Carwardine to look for an almost extinct form of lemur called the aye-aye.   In Last Chance to See, and the accompanying major BBC television series, we follow the unlikely duo on six separate journeys which take them from the steamy jungles of the Amazon to the ice-covered mountain tops of New Zealand and from the edge of a war zone in Central Africa to a sub-tropical paradise in the North Pacific. The book about our travels, called Last Chance to See, is my personal favourite.’ Douglas Adams (on the left) author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.

  Last Chance to See is a marvellous book by one of our greatest sci fi authors Douglas Adams. It is only a couple of hundred pages long but is full of wit and comedy as well as an obvious love for the endangered poor creatures (well maybe not the /5(). Last Chance to See is a nonfiction book accompanying a BBC radio documentary series of the same name. In both, author Douglas Adams of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy fame and zoologist Mark Carwardine travel to exotic locations to find endangered species on the brink of extinction. The book begins in Madagascar. Last Chance to See () is a non-fiction book written by Douglas Adams and co-written by Mark Carwardine. It describes the pair's journeys around the world in search of critically endangered species for a BBC radio series.   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Last Chance to See by Douglas Adams Summary & Study Guide by BookRags at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Author: Bookrags.