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Crichton, Michael 1942-2008

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Jurassic Park : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
223 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 28 languages and held by 6,257 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 )
208 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 23 languages and held by 6,239 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 )
160 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 22 languages and held by 6,115 libraries worldwide
In Paris, a graduate student in a secret laboratory reveals a powerful new technology to a beautiful and mysterious woman. A few hours later, the student is drugged and dumped in a river. Radical environmental terrorists are launching a fanatical campaign and the very future of the world they seek to protect may be at stake. Only MIT scientist and federal agent John Kenner can stop the deadly plot before the terrifying consequences are realized and millions die
The Andromeda strain by Michael Crichton( Book )
238 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 21 languages and held by 5,747 libraries worldwide
The United States government stands warned that sterilization procedures for returning space probes may be inadequate to guarantee uncontaminated re-entry to the atmosphere. When a probe satellite falls to the earth two years later, and lands in a desolate area of northeastern Arizona, the bodies that lie heaped and flung across the ground, have faces locked in frozen surprise. The terror has begun
The lost world : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
182 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 24 languages and held by 5,712 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
Disclosure : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
180 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 21 languages and held by 5,411 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 )
146 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 5,228 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 )
115 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 21 languages and held by 5,152 libraries worldwide
Cancer survivor Frank Burnet and his daughter and grandson are targets of an unscrupulous drug company that wants to profit from their unique disease-fighting genes. Meanwhile other genetic-engineering experiments involving a boy/chimpanzee hybrid and a talking parrot have gone awry
Congo by Michael Crichton( Book )
216 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in 25 languages and held by 4,886 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 )
98 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 18 languages and held by 4,779 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 4,755 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
Prey : novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
46 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,731 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 great train robbery by Michael Crichton( Book )
196 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 4,587 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 4,535 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 )
168 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 4,443 libraries worldwide
Harry Benson suffers from violent seizures. So violent that he requires a police guard when entering a Los Angeles hospital for treatment. Dr. Roger McPherson is convinced he can cure Benson through a procedure known as a stage three. During this highly specialized surgery, electrodes, placed deep in Benson's brain, send monitored soothing pulses to its pleasure canyons. The operation is a success--until Benson discovers how to get the pulses with increasing frequency. Then he escapes from the hospital and lapses into murderous rampages, becoming a homicidal maniac with a deadly agenda
A case of need by Michael Crichton( Book )
140 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 4,351 libraries worldwide
It's the late '60s. Abortion is illegal, and Art Lee has the misfortune to be a Chinese abortionist in Boston when the young member of a prominent family dies from a botched abortion. His friend, pathologist John Berry, has plenty of reason to step up and prove Art's innocence. For one thing, Art is actually innocent of killing Karen Randall. For another, John has been helping Art cover up the abortions he HAS done for a long time
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
178 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,021 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 )
163 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 16 languages and held by 3,793 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 3,715 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
State of fear by Michael Crichton( Sound Recording )
47 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,373 libraries worldwide
In Paris, a graduate student in a secret laboratory reveals a powerful new technology to a beautiful and mysterious woman. A few hours later, the student is drugged and dumped in a river. Radical environmental terrorists are launching a fanatical campaign--and the very future of the world they seek to protect may be at stake. Only MIT scientist and federal agent John Kenner can stop the deadly plot before the terrifying consequences are realized--and millions die
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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.
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Hadson, Džefri.
Hudson , Jeffery
Hudson, Jeffery, 1942-2008
Hudson, Jeffery, pseud. de 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
Lange, John, pseud. de Michael Crichton
Maiklas Kraitonas
Maikls Kraitons
Michael Crichton Amerikaans 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
مايكل كريتشتون
مایکل کرایتون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
मायकेल क्रिख्टन
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മൈക്കൽ ക്രൈറ്റൺ
ไมเคิล ไครช์ตัน
마이클 크라이턴
クライトン, マイクル
クライトン, マイケル
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