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Crichton, Michael 1942-2008

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Jurassic Park : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

268 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 15 languages and held by 6,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American bioengineering research firm erects a theme park on a Caribbean island, complete with living dinosaurs, and invites a group of scientists to be its first terrified guests
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Book )

200 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 6,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Crichton's new novel opens on the threshold of the twenty-first century. It is a world of exploding advances on the frontiers of technology. Information moves instantly between two points, without wires or networks. Computers are built from single molecules. Any moment of the past can be actualized -- and a group of historians can enter, literally, life in fourteenth-century feudal France
State of fear : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

149 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 6,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eco-thriller takes readers to such far-flung locales as Paris, Iceland, Antarctica, and the Solomon Islands
Prey : novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

141 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,960 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
The lost world : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

208 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 5,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People It is now six years since the secret disaster at Jurassic Park, six years since the extraordinary dream of science and imagination came to a crashing end--the dinosaurs destroyed, the park dismantled, the island indefinitely closed to the public. There are rumors that something has survived
The Andromeda strain by Michael Crichton( Book )

272 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 17 languages and held by 5,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The United States government is given a warning by the pre-eminent biophysicists in the country: current sterilization procedures applied to returning space probes may be inadequate to guarantee uncontaminated re-entry to the atmosphere. Two years later, seventeen satellites are sent into the outer fringes of space to "collect organisms and dust for study." One of them falls to earth, landing in a desolate area of Arizona. Twelve miles from the landing site, in the town of Piedmont, a shocking discovery is made: the streets are littered with the dead bodies of the town's inhabitants, as if they dropped dead in their tracks."--Cover
Disclosure : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

171 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 14 languages and held by 5,397 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 )

166 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 5,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruising 35,000 feet above the earth, a twin-engine commercial jet encounters an accident that leaves 3 dead, 56 wounded, and the cabin in shambles. What happened? With a multi-billion-dollar company-saving deal on the line, Casey Singleton is sent by her hard-driving boss to uncover the mysterious circumstances that led to the disaster before more people die. But someone doesn't want her to find the truth
Next : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

128 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 18 languages and held by 5,179 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
Pirate latitudes : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

76 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,815 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
Congo by Michael Crichton( Book )

238 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in 25 languages and held by 4,788 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 )

212 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 18 languages and held by 4,642 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
Sphere : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

207 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 20 languages and held by 4,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the middle of the South Pacific, a thousand feet below the surface of the water, a huge vessel is discovered resting on the ocean floor. Rushed to the scene is a group of American scientists who descend together into the depths of the sea to investigate this astonishing discovery. What they find defies their imaginations and mocks their attempts at logical explanations. It is a spaceship
The great train robbery by Michael Crichton( Book )

195 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,385 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?
The terminal man by Michael Crichton( Book )

174 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 4,284 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
Micro : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

78 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three men are found dead in the locked second floor office of a Honolulu building, with no sign of struggle except ultra-fine, razor-sharp cuts covering their bodies. The only clue left behind is a tiny bladed robot, nearly unrecognizable to the human eye. In the lush forests of Oahu, an advance in micro-robotics has put unheard-of resources at the fingertips of science; trillions of previously unknown micro-organisms, tens of thousands of species of bacteria, are being discovered, feeding a search for new life-saving drugs and profitable applications on a scale beyond anything previously imagined. In Cambridge, Massachusetts, a group of graduate students at the forefront of their fields are recruited to work at a cutting-edge microbiology start-up. Nanigen MicroTechnologies' exploratory work is conducted under a veil of secrecy and promises the young researchers the chance to wield unprecedented new tools at the limits of scientific discovery. To participate they must commit now and come to Hawaii, or be left behind and watch their peers reap the rewards. But when the true costs of Nanigen's innovations are revealed in Oahu, the graduate students find themselves cast out of the stable certainties of the lab, thrust into a hostile wilderness, prey to a technology of radical and unbridled power
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

224 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 3,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy entrepreneur invites a top paleontologist, a paleobotanist, a mathematician/theorist, and his two eager grandchildren to visit his secret island theme park featuring living dinosaurs created from prehistoric DNA
Eaters of the dead : the manuscript of Ibn Fadlan relating his experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922 by Michael Crichton( Book )

90 editions published between 1976 and 2018 in English and German and held by 3,364 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
Dragon teeth : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

27 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The year is 1876. Warring Indian tribes still populate America's western territories even as lawless gold-rush towns begin to mark the landscape. In much of the country, it is still illegal to espouse evolution. Against this backdrop, two monomaniacal paleontologists pillage the Wild West, hunting for dinosaur fossils while surveilling, deceiving, and sabotaging each other in a rivalry that will come to be known as the Bone Wars. Into this treacherous territory plunges the arrogant and entitled William Johnson, a Yale student with more privilege than sense. Determined to survive a summer in the West to win a bet against his arch-rival, William has joined world-renowned paleontologist Othniel Charles Marsh on his latest expedition. But when the paranoid and secretive Marsh becomes convinced that William is spying for his nemesis, Edwin Drinker Cope, he abandons him in Cheyenne, Wyoming, a locus of crime and vice. William is forced to join forces with Cope and soon stumbles upon a discovery of historic proportions. With this extraordinary treasure, however, comes exceptional danger, and William's newfound resilience will be tested in his struggle to protect his cache, which pits him against some of the West's most notorious characters."--
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

68 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton play scientists pursuing the most destructive weatherfront to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years
 
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Jurassic Park : a novel
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controlled identityHudson, Jeffrey, 1942-2008

Chadson, Džefri

Chrichton, Michael 1942-2008

Crichton, Douglas 1942-

Crichton J. M. 1942-2008

Crichton, John Michael

Crichton, John Michael, 1942-

Crichton, John Michael 1942-2008

Crichton M. 1942-2008

Crichton, Michael

Crichton, Michael, 1942-

Douglas, Michael

Douglas , Michael <1942-2008>

Hadson, Džefri

Hudson J. 1942-2008

Hudson , Jeffery

Hudson, Jeffery, 1942-2008

Hudson, Jeffery, 1942-2008 (duln. f. Michael Crichton)

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 Crichton usona verkisto, scenaristo, reĝisoro, filmproduktoro kaj kuracisto

Michael Douglas 1942-2008

Μάικλ Κράιτον Αμερικανός συγγραφέας, σεναριογράφος, κινημ. παραγωγός

Крайтон М. 1942-2008

Крайтон, Майкл 1942-

Кричтон, Майкл

Майкл Крайтон

Майкъл Крайтън

Мајкл Крајтон амерички књижевник, филмски режисер и сценариста

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 كريتون

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

크리튼, 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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