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Welcome to the discworld & terry pratchett wiki this wiki is a terry pratchett-oriented wiki environmentwe currently have 4,094 articles although it started out centred on discworld, it now hosts all sorts of information about terry pratchett. On his early computers, from a talk when i were a lad, we used to dream of 64k at the 63rd world science fiction convention in glasgow, scotland, (august 2005) no, i happen to be one of those people whose memory shuts down under pressure the answers would come to me in the middle of the night in. British fantasy author sir terry pratchett has died aged 66 after a long battle with alzheimer's disease, his publisher said today he sold more than 85million books worldwide in 37 languages, but also waged a very public struggle with alzheimer's disease in recent years - and was a vocal campaigner. Mort (discworld) [terry pratchett] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers new york times bestselling author sir terry pratchett makes death a central character in mort. Discworld is a comic fantasy book series written by the english author terry pratchett (1948–2015), set on the fictional discworld, a flat disc balanced on the backs of four elephants which in turn stand on the back of a giant turtle, great a'tuin.
Terry pratchett, writer: mort terry pratchett was born on april 28, 1948 in beaconsfield, buckinghamshire, england as terence david john pratchett he was a writer and actor, known for mort, good omens (2018) and the wee free men. Find great deals on ebay for terry pratchett discworld and terry pratchett discworld cd shop with confidence. Terry pratchett 1948 – 2015 one day i'll be dead and then you'll all be sorry -- (terry pratchett, 28 nov 1992, on altfanpratchett.
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Terry pratchett's discworld series is being adapted for television by bbc studios. London (cnn)terry pratchett fans might want to look away now the late fantasy author's hard drive, containing what is thought to be a mix of 10 unfinished and unpublished novels, has been destroyed in line with pratchett's wishes the hard drive was crushed by a six-and-a-half ton vintage. Did you know trivia after he was knighted, he decided to make his own sword, so he dug up 81 kilograms of iron ore, smelted it in a makeshift kiln at his home, added some pieces of meteorite and took it to a blacksmith who made it into a blade.
London (ap) - fantasy writer terry pratchett, creator of the discworld series and author of more than 70 books, has died he was 66 pratchett, who suffered from a rare form of early onset alzheimer's disease, had earned wide respect in britain and beyond with his dignified campaign for the right of critically ill patients to choose assisted. This work is licensed under a creative commons attribution-noncommercial 25 license this means you're free to copy and share these. Johnny and the bomb (the johnny maxwell trilogy) by pratchett, terry and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom.
2,275 tweets • 249 photos/videos • 150k followers check out the latest tweets from terry pratchett (@terryandrob. Sir terence david john pratchett obe, better known as terry pratchett, was an english author of fantasy novels, especially comical works he is best known fo. Terry pratchett, the immensely popular british fantasy novelist whose more than 70 books include the series known as discworld, died on thursday at his home near salisbury, england he was 66 the cause was posterior cortical atrophy, a rare form of dementia, suzanne bridson, an editor at transworld.