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

By Peter Gill

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

On web page forty two of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry discovers he's a wizard.
Adolf Hitler became 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 lodge in Colorado, the place Stephen King stayed sooner than writing The Shining, indicates Kubrick's movie of the booklet in a single continuous loop.

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