Jurassic Park : [novel]

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Ballantine Books, 1991 - Fiction - 399 pages
179 Reviews
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

Brought for my nephew

User Review  - AN2015 - Tesco

My nephew has been dinosaur mad since he was young and enjoys the film. Was looking for something he would enjoy reading and he hasn't put it down since I gave it to him. Read full review

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User Review  - Luffy Monkey D. - Goodreads

So, straight to it. Jurassic Park, the book, is inimitable, apart from a few clumsy attempts. One thing that differentiated it from its wannabes is that, unlike books about sharks, snakes or let's say ... 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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