Current availability of HHGTTG Towels
The most frequently asked question is "Where can I buy a towel?" Here is a quick overview of the current availability of the different towels.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy has a few things to say on the subject of Douglas Adams...
Douglas Adams (1952-2001) was a British comedy science fiction author, technology enthusiast, and town crier for endangered animals everywhere (Save The Rhino International and the Last Chance to See television series and book with Mark Carwardine). Douglas Adams wrote the script for the Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy comedy series that originally aired on Radio 4 in 1978. This was followed by the publication of the books between 1979-1992. There was a BBC television series shown in 1981. The movie began life in 1980, and finally appeared (posthumously) in 2005.
Douglas Adams also wrote the Dirk Gently series of books, was a script editor for Doctor Who, played left-handed guitar incredibly well, and help produce some rather good computer games. Please see DouglasAdams.com
or the Douglas Adams page on Wikipedia
for more information on these subjects.