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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900923]

Producer: Gaynor Shutte

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900930]

Producer: Gaynor Shutte.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901007]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19901014]

Unknown: Juan Fernandez

Producer: Gaynor Shutte.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970505]

Douglas Adams travelled to the remote island of Komodo in search of dragons, equipped only with a zoologist, a BBC producer and a dead goat. Each day this week he reads his account of what happened.

Abridged and produced by Paul Kent

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970505]

Unknown: Douglas Adams

Produced By: Paul Kent

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970506]

By Douglas Adams. Part 2. For details see yesterday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970506]

Unknown: Douglas Adams.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970507]

By Douglas Adams. Part 3. For details see Monday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970507]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970508]

By Douglas Adams. Part 4. For details see Monday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970508]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970509]

By Douglas Adams. Final part. For details see Monday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970509]
Programme Catalogue - Details: Animal, Vegetable Or Mineral?1989102219901007

First broadcast on 1989-10-22

Producer: G.

SHUTTE

Next in series: THE ANSWER IS BLOWING IN THE WIND

Previous in series: ANIMAL, VEGETABLE OR MINERAL?

Broadcast history

22 Oct 1989 20:00-20:30 (RADIO 4)

07 Oct 1990 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1989-10-05.

01Ralph, The Fragrant Parrot Of Codfish Island19891004
02Programme Catalogue - Details: Gone Fishing!1989101119900923

Next in series: ANIMAL, VEGETABLE OR MINERAL?

Previous in series: RALPH, THE FRAGRANT PARROT OF CODFISH ISLAND

Description

SBH:The Yangtze River Dolphin.

Part two of a series of six quests to search for weird, exotic and endangered animals, in the company of Mark Carwardine, an extremely experienced and widely travelled zoologist, and Douglas Adams, an extremely ignorant but keen non-zoologist.

Narrator: Peter Jones (in the style of "Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy").

Broadcast history

11 Oct 1989 12:25-12:55 (RADIO 4)

15 Oct 1989 20:00-20:30 (RADIO 4)

23 Sep 1990 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Peter Jones (narr)

Douglas Adams (Speaker)

Mark Carwardine (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 396406.

05Programme Catalogue - Details: A Man-eating, Evil-smelling Dragon1989110119900930

First broadcast on 1989-11-01

Producer: G.

SHUTTE

Next in series: THE SULTAN OF JUAN FERNANDEZ

Previous in series: THE ANSWER IS BLOWING IN THE WIND

Description

SBH:The Komodo Dragon.

Part five of a series of six quests to search for weird, exotic and endangered animals in the company of Mark Carwardine, an extremely experienced and widely travelled zoologist, and Douglas Adams, an extremely ignorant but keen non-zoologist.

Narrator: Peter Jones (in the style of "Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy").

Broadcast history

01 Nov 1989 12:25-12:55 (RADIO 4)

05 Nov 1989 20:00-20:30 (RADIO 4)

30 Sep 1990 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Peter Jones (narr)

Douglas Adams (Speaker)

Mark Carwardine (Speaker)

Oking Ghandamihardja (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 405693.

06 LASTThe Sultan Of Juan Fernandez1989110819901014

First broadcast on 1989-11-08

Producer: G.

SHUTTE

Next in series: PT.1

Previous in series: A MAN-EATING, EVIL-SMELLING DRAGON

Description

SBH:Fur seals.

Final part of series of six quests to search for weird, exotic and endangered animals in the company of Mark Carwardine, an extremely experienced and widely travelled zoologist, and Douglas Adams, an extremely ignorant but keen non-zoologist.

Narrator: Peter Jones (in the style of "Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy").

Broadcast history

08 Nov 1989 12:25-12:55 (RADIO 4)

12 Nov 1989 20:00-20:30 (RADIO 4)

14 Oct 1990 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Peter Jones (narr)

Douglas Adams (Speaker)

Mark Carwardine (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 408608.