Last Chance to See

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Random House Publishing Group, Sep 21, 2011 - Nature - 256 pages
426 Reviews
"Very funny and moving...The glimpses of rare fauna seem to have enlarged [Adams'] thinking, enlivened his world; and so might the animals do for us all, if we were to help them live."
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Join bestselling author Douglas Adams and zooligist Mark Carwardine as they take off around the world in search of exotic, endangered creatures. 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.

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Funny and educational in equal measure. - Goodreads
Wow, so many cute animals, with pictures! - Goodreads
Spellbinding stories, incredible writing. - Goodreads
He also shows us his great insight and compassion. - Goodreads
Introspective, educational, and often hilarious. - Goodreads
And the writing is sparkling as any of his fiction. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Ashley Wong - Goodreads

Extremely humorous and insightful. I particularly enjoyed 'Blind Panic'. If Adams had been my Science teacher in secondary school, I would have enjoyed the subject very much. Because he was not one of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marty Essen - Goodreads

Still relevant after all these years I normally wouldn't review a twenty-five-year-old book, but since “Last Chance to See” is just as relevant today as it was in 1990, some words are warranted. Also ... Read full review

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Contents

Other Books by This Author
LEOPARDSKIN PILLBOX
HEARTBEATS IN THE NIGHT
RARE OR MEDIUM RARE?
MARKS EPILOGUE
SIFTING THROUGH THE EMBERS
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Douglas Adams (1952-2001) is a legend of imaginative fiction, having ushered in the advent of comedic science fiction with "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. "The book developed into a full series of five novels, all of which were vastly successful. The Hitchhiker series, along with his two Dirk Gently novels, have helped cement Adams as one of the most successful and beloved authors in science fiction, having sold over 15 million books.

Mark Carwardine is a zoologist, writer, photographer, consultant, and broadcaster with a special interest in marine wildlife. He has written more than forty books, including several bestsellers, and hosts Nature and a wide variety of other natural history programs on BBC Radio.

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