By Steve Stack
A fond farewell to the numerous inanimate items, cultural icons and normal stuff round us that locate themselves at the verge of extinction.
We’ve all heard of the record of endangered animals, yet not anyone has ever pulled jointly an inventory of endangered inanimate objects.
Until now, that is.
Steve Stack has catalogued good over 100 items, traditions, cultural icons and, good, different stuff that's liable to extinction.
Some of them have vanished already.
Cassette tapes, rotary dial telephones, half-day last, milk bottle deliveries, Concorde, handwritten letters, typewriters, nations that not exist, white puppy poo…
…all those and lots of extra are huge a fond farewell during this nostalgic, and occasionally irreverent, journey down reminiscence lane.
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Www. tvcream. co. united kingdom – the house of the entire television minutiae and nostalgia you can desire. twenty first Century Dodos can be to be had as an book and audiobook. thank you although I wrote this complete bloody factor myself, it really is conventional to thank plenty of folks so you don’t look like an smug sod and, thankfully, there are numerous those who are greater than deserving of my gratitude by way of twenty first Century Dodos. So, because of my kinfolk for permitting me to bugger off for ten days to a cabin in the course of a Scottish wooded area to jot down up a major chew of my examine, and for placing up with me in the course of the remainder of the six months i've got spent piecing this publication jointly. I owe an incredible debt to Sam McColl for letting me remain in her aforementioned cabin that is anything i'll always remember, specifically the pooing within the woods half. I observed no bears. Kat Stephen helped me out with a few Scottish examine, and is perhaps someplace out at sea without delay. Assuming she doesn’t sink, i'll thank her safely while I subsequent see her. a tremendous hug to Corinna Harrod on the Friday undertaking for ensuring this e-book acquired made, and in addition to Jo Walker for the glorious conceal. they're either potent effective girls. Dave Cornmell drew the illustrations. he's a the best option chap. and eventually a truly distinctive thanks to the glorious readers of my web publication, Me and my giant Mouth, and all of my Twitter neighbors who contributed rules for entries, a complete host of prompt subtitles, and remembered ads slogans of yesteryear. You men have been a tremendous aid. concerning the writer Steve Stack is the pseudonym of a blogger and someday journalist. he's the writer of 1 earlier publication, it's only You, Everything’s now not Shit that can most likely nonetheless be present in cut price bookshops and Poundland for those who desired to upload it in your rest room library. it's also to be had as a especially priced (i. e. very affordable) book when you are all very smooth and personal a kind of new fangled units. for you to touch Steve, you could drop him a line at 21stcenturydodos@gmail. com you can even pay a trip to his weblog at http://meandmybigmouth. typepad. com/ stopover at www. AuthorTracker. com for unique info in your favourite HarperCollins authors. via an analogous writer it is only You, Everything’s now not Shit Copyright The Friday venture An imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 77–85 Fulham Palace highway Hammersmith, London W6 8JB www. harpercollins. co. united kingdom First released in nice Britain by means of The Friday undertaking in 2011 Steve Stack asserts the ethical correct to be pointed out because the writer of this paintings. He does this with no the necessity for an assertiveness education direction. a list list for this booklet is on the market from the British Library ISBN 978-1-906321-73-4 twenty first CENTURY DODOS. Copyright © Steve Stack 2011. All rights reserved less than overseas and Pan-American Copyright Conventions. through cost of the necessary charges, you've been granted the nonexclusive, nontransferable correct to entry and browse the textual content of this ebook on-screen.