Essays Tagged: "Ford Prefect"

"The Universe, And Everything" by Douglas Adams.

All in all Douglas Adams's imagination makes this book a great read.The book is about Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, Zaphod Beeblebrox, Slartibartfast, and Trillian. After being stranded on prehistoric E ... hod Beeblebrox, Slartibartfast, and Trillian. After being stranded on prehistoric Earth, Arthur and Ford find a rip in the space-time continuum that catapults them through time to one day before the E ...

(4 pages) 27 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Interview with Arthur Dent (This is a play based on The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams)

mans from Earth and was at Earth at the last second it was destroyed by the Vogons. He escaped with Ford Prefect's help and they ended up in the Vogon ship. They were then shot out into outer space an ... s mad but got over it. The robot is always depressed so I really don't speak to it.Host: What about Ford Prefect?Arthur Dent: O, okay. I didn't meet him on the Heart of Gold so I didn't know if I had ...

(6 pages) 39 2 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

'Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' compared to 'Wrack'

lucked from the Earth seconds before its destruction and who resists the uncanny ways of his peers; Ford Prefect, a researcher for 'The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy' who visited Earth with the inte ... Zaphod Beeblebrox, a key character who epitomises a personal discovery, he is the untamed cousin of Ford Prefect and the ex-President of the Galactica; Tricia "Trillian" Macmillan, the only other bein ...

(7 pages) 40 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy

are 4 main charactors in this story.1. Arthur Dent he is tall and is always missing Earth and when Ford talks he gets very confused.2. Ford Prefect is and alien who looks like a human but he doesn't ... r hours to the machine on what he wanted the tea to be like. When nothing came out he gave up. Then Ford saw that Vogons were coming he immediately decided that he was going to get out of there. But, ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galexy

has a number of importent characters. Possibly the most importent character besides Arthur Dent is Ford Prefect. Ford is an alien posing as a human on earth. He becomes a friend of Arthur, and then w ... omes a friend of Arthur, and then warns him of the destruction of earth. Jumping from ship to ship, Ford then helps guide Arthur through space. The Vogons also played a large role in the story. They w ...

(2 pages) 14 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

We start on a regular day except that right out

tells him he has to leave immediately to go to the bar with him. Arthur explained the situation so Ford made a deal with the Forman that he would not destroy Arthur's house.So they went to the bar an ... at him and Arthur are not from this planet and how the earth was going to end in about ten minuets. Ford told him that it was going to be destroyed to build a interstellar bypass. Arthur and Ford hitc ...

(3 pages) 450 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature