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Michael Crichton : a critical companion

Autore: Elizabeth A Trembley
Editore: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.
Serie: Critical companions to popular contemporary writers.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Until now, Michael Crichton's many readers have had nowhere to turn for more information on one of America's most popular novelists. This companion features clear analyses of Crichton's life and literary influences, as well as chapter on each of his 10 major novels to date. It will help Chrichton's readers learn more about how significant events in his life affected the development of his fiction and literary style
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Genere/forma: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Trembley, Elizabeth A. (Elizabeth Ann), 1963-
Michael Crichton.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996
(OCoLC)605200420
Persona incaricata: Michael Crichton; Michael Crichton; Michael Crichton; Michael Crichton
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Elizabeth A Trembley
ISBN: 0313294143 9780313294143
Numero OCLC: 32665096
Descrizione: xi, 192 pages ; 25 cm.
Contenuti: Series Foreword / Kathleen Gregory Klein --
1. The Life of Michael Crichton --
2. Michael Crichton's Literary Heritage --
3. The Andromeda Strain (1969) --
4. The Terminal Man (1972) --
5. The Great Train Robbery (1975) --
6. Eaters of the Dead (1976) --
7. Sphere (1987) --
8. Congo (1980) --
9. Jurassic Park (1990) --
10. Rising Sun (1992) --
11. Disclosure (1994) --
12. The Lost World --
13. Bibliography.
Titolo della serie: Critical companions to popular contemporary writers.
Responsabilità: Elizabeth A. Trembley.

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