42: Douglas Adams' Amazingly Accurate Answer to Life, the by Peter Gill

By Peter Gill

Within the Hitchhiker's consultant to the Galaxy, writer Douglas Adams famously proposed that the reply to the query "What is the that means of Life?" was once the quantity forty two. Why that quantity? through the years, many theories were recommend, yet Adams steadfastly refused to elucidate. It has taken a committed fan and investigator, Peter Gill, ten years to set up simply why forty two is the reply. during this brilliantly designated, maniacally meticulous and hilariously offbeat volume,Gill offers us an entire variety of the explanation why forty two particularly is the answer.

On web page forty two of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry discovers he's a wizard.
Adolf Hitler grew to become vegetarian on the age of 42.
Elvis Presley choked on his hamburger on the age of 42.
Washington is the forty second State.
Channel forty two within the Stanley resort in Colorado, the place Stephen King stayed ahead of writing The Shining, exhibits Kubrick's movie of the e-book in a single continuous loop.

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