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The science of Michael Crichton : an unauthorized exploration into the real science behind the fictional worlds of Michael Crichton

Author: Kevin R Grazier
Publisher: Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, 2008.
Series: Science of pop culture series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A must-have for any Michael Crichton fan, or, indeed, any science fiction fan, this fascinating guide examines the true science behind some of Crichton's most astounding fiction.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Science of Michael Crichton.
Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, 2008
(OCoLC)608390642
Online version:
Science of Michael Crichton.
Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, 2008
(OCoLC)608574601
Named Person: Michael Crichton; Michael Crichton; Michael Crichton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin R Grazier
ISBN: 1933771321 9781933771328
OCLC Number: 154744330
Description: x, 173 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: The Andromeda strain / Sergio Pistoi --
Virtual reality and man-machine interface in Disclosure and The terminal man / Ray Kurzweil --
Shock to the system / Steven Gulie --
Neanderthals and wendols / Ian Tattersall --
Primate behavior and misbehavior in Michael Crichton's Congo / Dario Maestripieri --
We still can't clone dinosaurs / Sandy Becker --
Crichton travels in time / Joel Shurkin --
Be afraid. Be very afraid.: Michael Crichton's State of fear / David Lawrence --
Science comes second in next / Phill Jones.
Series Title: Science of pop culture series.
Responsibility: edited by Kevin R. Grazier.
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