Jurassic Park : [novel]

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Ballantine Books, 1991 - Fiction - 399 pages
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An astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been discovered. Creatures once extinct now roam Jurassic Park, soon-to-be opened as a theme park. Until something goes wrong...and science proves a dangerous toy....
" Wonderful...Powerful."
THE WASHINGTON POST BOOK WORLD
 

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An excellent intro to science fiction one of the best. - LibraryThing
Crichton's writing reads effortlessly. - LibraryThing
The character development is also top notch. - LibraryThing
The ending...wow so much unexpected moments... - LibraryThing

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User Review  - davidtaylorjr - LibraryThing

I literally could not put Jurassic Park down! If you liked the movie, you have to read the book that started it all! Many scenes that did not make the movie will send chills down your spine. This is a thriller like none other! Read full review

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Originally posted on Books With Chemistry Well, everyone knows what this is about, but for this review to make sense, I'm going to suppose you all live in caves and have never heard about the ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
11
Section 2
23
Section 3
49
Section 4
52
Section 5
63
Section 6
69
Section 7
83
Section 8
111
Section 15
198
Section 16
218
Section 17
221
Section 18
228
Section 19
244
Section 20
260
Section 21
271
Section 22
288

Section 9
126
Section 10
134
Section 11
138
Section 12
144
Section 13
167
Section 14
181
Section 23
317
Section 24
345
Section 25
367
Section 26
380
Section 27
400
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About the author (1991)

Michael Crichton's novels include The Andromeda Strain, The Great Train Robbery, Congo, Jurassic Park, Rising Sun, Disclosure, and The Lost World. He was as well the creator of the television series ER. Crichton died in 2008.

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