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Crichton, Michael 1942-2008

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Jurassic Park : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

227 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 28 languages and held by 6,287 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 )

209 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 24 languages and held by 6,224 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. 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 )

165 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 22 languages and held by 6,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

224 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 25 languages and held by 5,796 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
The Andromeda strain by Michael Crichton( Book )

248 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 21 languages and held by 5,709 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
Disclosure : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

183 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 22 languages and held by 5,398 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 )

155 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 5,226 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 )

113 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 21 languages and held by 5,182 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
Congo by Michael Crichton( Book )

215 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in 25 languages and held by 4,841 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
Pirate latitudes : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

92 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 4,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Michael Crichton presents a story about pirates in the New World"--Provided by publisher
Rising sun : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

195 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 21 languages and held by 4,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the grand opening celebration of the new American headquarters of an immense Japanese conglomerate, the dead body of a beautiful woman is found. The investigation begins, and immediately becomes a headlong chase through a twisting maze of industrial intrigue and a violent business battle that takes no prisoners
The great train robbery by Michael Crichton( Book )

202 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 4,555 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
Sphere : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

187 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 22 languages and held by 4,502 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 terminal man by Michael Crichton( Book )

167 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 4,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Benson suffers from violent seizures. Electrodes are placed deep in his brain, sending monitored soothing pulses to its pleasure canyons. The operation is a success-until Benson discovers how to get the pulses with increasing frequency. He escapes from the hospital, a homicidal maniac with a deadly agenda
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

182 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 4,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a remote island off Costa Rica, wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond has created Jurassic Park. It features real live dinosaurs, cloned by using actual dinosaur DNA found in amber. Prompted by his lawyer, Hammond recruits paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant, paleobotanist Dr. Ellie Sattler, and eccentric mathematician Ian Malcolm to take a guided tour of the park, evaluate it, and give it a seal of approval. Hammond's visiting grandchildren, Tim and Lex, are along for the ride, which is interrupted by a tropical storm and industrial sabotage
Eaters of the dead : the manuscript of Ibn Fadlan relating his experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922 by Michael Crichton( Book )

164 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 17 languages and held by 3,788 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
Micro : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

63 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 3,747 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
Prey : novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,124 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
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

49 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,344 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
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill( Visual )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,315 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

Chadson, Džefri.

Chrichton, Michael 1942-2008

Crichton, John Michael

Crichton, John Michael, 1942-

Crichton, John Michael 1942-2008

Crichton, Michael

Crichton, Michael, 1942-

Douglas, Michael.

Douglas , Michael <1942-2008>

Hadson, Džefri.

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

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

クライトン, マイクル

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

米高克賴頓

迈克尔克莱顿

麥可克萊頓

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