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Crichton, Michael 1942-2008

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Jurassic Park : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

190 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 6,532 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 )

187 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 6,196 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 )

136 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 5,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

189 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 5,511 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 )

167 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 5,324 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
Next : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

112 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 5,136 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
Airframe by Michael Crichton( Book )

109 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 5,098 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
Prey : novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

41 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,808 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 )

172 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 21 languages and held by 4,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deep in the Congo, near the legendary ruins of the Lost City of Zinji, an eight-person field expedition dies mysteriously and brutally in a matter of minutes."--Back cover
Pirate latitudes : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

71 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,544 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 )

141 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 18 languages and held by 4,471 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
Sphere : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

141 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 18 languages and held by 4,363 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 )

129 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,346 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 )

116 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 4,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Benson suffers from violent seizures. So much so that he requires a police guard when entering a Los Angeles hospital for treatment. Dr. Roger McPherson, head of the prestigious Neuropsychiatric Research Unit, is convinced he can cure Benson through a procedure known as stage three. During this highly specialized surgery, electrodes are placed deep in Benson's 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. A computer specialist who suffers from violent seizures has electrodes implanted in his brain to soothe his impulses and he soon learns to program the implants himself
The lost world : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

20 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 3,706 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
Micro : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )

46 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 3,668 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
Eaters of the dead : the manuscript of Ibn Fadlan relating his experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922 by Michael Crichton( Book )

97 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,490 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
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill( Visual )

41 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,393 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
The lost world : Jurassic Park( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free but 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
Disclosure( Visual )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An executive who rejects the advances of his new female boss finds himself charged with sexual harrassment. His struggle to clear his name leads him into his company's cyberspace virtual reality corridor and uncovers a conspiracy amongst company personnel
 
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Jurassic Park : a novel
Alternative Names

controlled identityDouglas, Michael

controlled identityHudson, Jeffrey, 1942-2008

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

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

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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