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Crichton, Michael 1942-2008

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Timeline by Michael Crichton( Book )
122 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 6,416 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
Jurassic Park : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
185 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 6,386 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
The Andromeda strain by Michael Crichton( Book )
150 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 5,951 libraries worldwide
A military satellite launched to collect organisms in the upper atmosphere comes down in Arizona. Within a few hours, almost everyone in a nearby town is dead. A team of scientists is assembled to investigate
Prey : novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
91 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,870 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
State of fear : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
83 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,739 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 lost world : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
102 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 5,646 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
Next : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
96 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,321 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
Airframe by Michael Crichton( Book )
83 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 5,292 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
Disclosure : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
78 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,255 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
Congo by Michael Crichton( Book )
165 editions published between 1891 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,085 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 )
54 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,658 libraries worldwide
"Michael Crichton presents a story about pirates in the New World"--Provided by publisher
Rising sun : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
73 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,506 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 )
72 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,473 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 )
74 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,444 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 )
72 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,326 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
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
156 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 3,800 libraries worldwide
A wealthy entrepreneur invites a top paleontologist, a paleobotanist, a mathematician/theorist, and his two eager grandchildren to visit his secret island theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA
Micro : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
55 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,699 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 )
70 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and German and held by 3,562 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
State of fear by Michael Crichton( Sound Recording )
48 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,426 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
Twister by Jan de Bont( visu )
47 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,295 libraries worldwide
Scientists pursue the most destructive weatherfront to sweep through middle America's 'Tornado Alley' in 50 years. By launching electronic sensors into the funnel, the storm chasers hope to gain data to improve warning systems, but their own lives become endangered
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Douglas, Michael

controlled identity Hudson, 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.
Hadsons, Džefrijs 1942-
Hudson , Jeffery
Hudson, Jeffery 1942-
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
Крайтон, Майкл, 1942-
קרייטון, מייקל, 1942־2008
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
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Dutch (24)
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Japanese (3)
Turkish (2)
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Hebrew (1)
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Albanian (1)
Hungarian (1)
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