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Crichton, Michael 1942-2008

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Jurassic Park : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

306 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 6,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening the attraction to the public, he invites some scientists to experience the park and help calm anxious investors; but, during the visit, the security system breaks down and prehistoric creatures break out
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Book )

192 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 6,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Yale history professor travels back in time to 15th century France and gets stuck, unable to return to the present, so his colleagues organize a rescue and on landing in France become involved in the Hundred Years War
State of fear : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

137 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Paris, a graduate student in a secret laboratory reveals a powerful new technology to a beautiful and mysterious woman. A few hours later, the student is drugged and dumped in a river. Radical environmental terrorists are launching a fanatical campaign and the very future of the world they seek to protect may be at stake. Only MIT scientist and federal agent John Kenner can stop the deadly plot before the terrifying consequences are realized and millions die
The Andromeda strain by Michael Crichton( Book )

255 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 17 languages and held by 5,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A military satellite launched to collect organisms in the upper atmosphere comes down in Arizona. Within a few hours, almost everyone in a nearby town is dead. A team of scientists is assembled to investigate
Disclosure : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

170 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 5,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accusation of sexual harassment threatens a man's career in the cutthroat computer industry, and when he attempts to defend himself, he uncovers some damaging company secrets
Airframe by Michael Crichton( Book )

156 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 5,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An airliner porpoises over the Pacific--dives and rises--killing a number of passengers. Human or technical error? On the answer depend a big overseas sale to China and company jobs. Vice-president Casey Singleton battles TV hounds, intrigues and a hostile CEO as she tries to determine the cause
Next : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

118 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 5,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a near-future world where biotechnology and genetic research has become big business, the discovery of several transgenic animals leads to a legal and ethical battle over the rights to genes that can be used for commercial purposes
Prey : novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

56 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep in the remote Nevada desert, eight people are trapped inside of the Xymos Corporation by a rapidly evolving swarm of predatory molecules that have massed together to form a powerful and intelligent organism that is targeting its creators
Congo by Michael Crichton( Book )

232 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in 25 languages and held by 4,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an expedition to return Amy, his talking gorilla, to her home in the Congo, Professor Peter Elliot is joined by others who hope to find a legendary diamond mine guarded by mutant gorillas
Rising sun : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

203 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 18 languages and held by 4,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a novel set within the arena of volatile Japanese-American relations, business moguls compete for control of the international electronics industry
Pirate latitudes : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

73 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Caribbean, 1665. Pirate captain Charles Hunter, with backing from a powerful ally, assembles a crew of ruffians to take the Spanish galleon, "El Trinidad, " guarded by the bloodthirsty Cazalla, a favorite commander of the Spanish king himself
Sphere : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

199 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 18 languages and held by 4,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of scientists journey to the bottom of the sea to explore a sunken spaceship in this thriller from the author of The Andromeda Strain (1969). A group of American scientists are rushed to a huge vessel that has been discovered resting on the ocean floor in the middle of the South Pacific. What they find defines their imaginations and mocks their attempts at logical explanation. It is a spaceship of phenomenal dimensions, apparently, undamaged by its fall from the sky. And, most startling, it appears to be at least three hundred years old
The great train robbery by Michael Crichton( Book )

187 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In teeming Victorian London, where lavish wealth and appalling poverty live side by side, Edward Pierce charms the most prominent of the well-to-do as he cunningly orchestrates the crime of the century. Who would suspect that a gentleman of breeding could mastermind the daring theft of a fortune in gold? Who could predict the consequences of making the extraordinary robbery aboard the pride of England's industrial era, the mighty steam locomotive? Based on fact, as lively as legend, and studded with all the suspense and style of a modern fiction master, here is a classic caper novel set a decade before the age of dynamite--yet nonetheless explosive
The terminal man by Michael Crichton( Book )

172 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 4,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Benson suffers from violent seizures. So violent that he requires a police guard when entering a Los Angeles hospital for treatment
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

180 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free. Now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
Micro : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

72 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of graduate students accept work with a mysterious biotech company in Hawaii only to be abandoned in a treacherous wilderness when they discover their employer's dark agenda
The lost world : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

21 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 3,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an island off Costa Rica there exists a hush-hush colony of giant animals which attracts the attention of two expeditions. The first one, including children, is led by a paleontologist, the other is made up of evil scientists who want to do experiments. The animals rout both without much concern for their motives
Eaters of the dead : the manuscript of Ibn Fadlan relating his experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922 by Michael Crichton( Book )

100 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 922 A.D. The refined Arab courtier Ibn Fadlan is accompanying a party of Viking warriors back to the north. Fadlan belatedly discovers that his job is to combat the terrors in the night that come to slaughter the Vikings--but just how he will do it, Fadlan has no idea
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

56 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton play scientists pursuing the most destructive weather front to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years
Jurasic Park III by Sam Neill( Visual )

52 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
 
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Jurassic Park : a novel
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controlled identityDouglas, Michael

controlled identityHudson, Jeffrey, 1942-2008

Chrichton, Michael 1942-2008

Crichton, Douglas 1942-

Crichton, John Michael

Crichton, John Michael, 1942-

Crichton, John Michael 1942-2008

Crichton, Michael

Crichton, Michael, 1942-

Douglas, Michael

Douglas , Michael <1942-2008>

Hudson , Jeffery

Hudson, Jeffery, 1942-2008

Hudson, Jeffrey 1942-2008

Kraĭton, Maĭkl, 1942-2008

Kraitons, Maikls 1942-

Krajton, Majkl 1942-2008

Krāytūn, Māykil, 1942-2008

Kʻŭraitʻŭn, Maikʻŭl, 1942-2008

Lange , John

Lange, John 1942-2008

Maiklas Kraitonas

Maikls Kraitons

Michael Crichton Amerikaans schrijver, filmregisseur

Michael Crichton amerykański pisarz, producent, reżyser i scenarzysta filmowy

Michael Crichton escritor estadounidense

Michael Crichton scrittore e regista statunitense

Michael Crichton US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Drehbuchautor und Regisseur

Michael Douglas 1942-2008

Μάικλ Κράιτον Αμερικανός συγγραφέας, σεναριογράφος, κινημ. παραγωγός

Крайтон, Майкл 1942-

Майкл Крайтон

Майкъл Крайтън

לאנג', ג'ון, 1942-2008

לנג', ג'ון, 1942-2008

מייקל קרייטון

קריטון, מיקל, 1942-2008

קרייטון, מייקל, 1942־2008

קריצ'טון, מיקל, 1942-2008

كريشون، مايكل، 1942-2008

مايكل كرايتون، 1942-2008

مايكل كريتشتون

مایکل کرایتون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

मायकेल क्रिख्टन

மைக்கேல் கிரைட்டன்

മൈക്കൽ ക്രൈറ്റൺ

ไมเคิล ไครช์ตัน

마이클 크라이턴

크라이턴, 마이클 1942-2008

크라이튼, 마이클 1942-2008

클라이튼, 마이클 1942-2008

クライトン, マイクル

クライトン, マイクル 1942-2008

クライトン, マイケル

マイクル.クライトン, 1942-2008

マイケル・クライトン

克赖顿, 迈克尓

米高·克賴頓

迈克尔·克莱顿

麥可·克萊頓

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