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Crichton, Michael 1942-2008

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Jurassic Park : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
232 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 6,680 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 )
188 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 6,198 libraries worldwide
Michael Crichton's new novel opens on the threshold of the twenty-first century. It is a world of exploding advances on the frontiers of technology. Information moves instantly between two points, without wires or networks. computers are built from single molecules. Any moment of the past can be actualised - and a group of historians can enter, literally, life in the fourteenth-century feudal France. -- inside cover
State of fear : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
137 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 5,951 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 )
188 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 5,508 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
Disclosure : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
168 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 5,322 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 )
116 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 5,133 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 )
104 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 5,068 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 4,823 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 )
175 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 21 languages and held by 4,668 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
Rising sun : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
155 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 18 languages and held by 4,554 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
Pirate latitudes : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
72 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,547 libraries worldwide
"Michael Crichton presents a story about pirates in the New World"--Provided by publisher
Sphere : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
143 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 18 languages and held by 4,387 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 )
132 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 4,341 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 )
121 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 4,262 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
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
142 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,724 libraries worldwide
On a remote island off Costa Rica, wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond (Attenborough) has created Jurassic Park. It features real live dinosaurs, created through the reconstruction of dinosaur DNA. Prompted by his lawyer (Ferrero), Hammond recruits paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant (Neill), paleobotanist Dr. Ellie Sattler (Dern), and eccentric mathematician Ian Malcolm (Goldblum) to take a guided tour of the park, evaluate it, and give it a seal of approval. Hammond's visiting grandchildren (Richards and Mazzello) come along for the ride, which is interrupted by a tropical storm and industrial sabotage
The lost world : a novel by Michael Crichton( Book )
21 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 3,711 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 )
47 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,649 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 )
76 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,220 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
Twister by Jan de Bont( visu )
52 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,398 libraries worldwide
Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton play scientists pursuing the most destructive weatherfront to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years
Jurasic Park III by Sam Neill( visu )
32 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,344 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
 
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controlled identity Douglas, Michael

controlled identity Hudson, 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
מייקל קרייטון
קרייטון, מייקל, 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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