Jurassic Park (Fiction omnibus)

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9780091821340: Jurassic Park (Fiction omnibus)

From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo, this is the classic thriller of science run amok that took the world by storm.

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"Wonderful . . . powerful."--The Washington Post Book World

An astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been discovered. Now humankind's most thrilling fantasies have come true. Creatures extinct for eons roam Jurassic Park with their awesome presence and profound mystery, and all the world can visit them--for a price.

Until something goes wrong. . . .

In Jurassic Park, Michael Crichton taps all his mesmerizing talent and scientific brilliance to create his most electrifying technothriller.

"Frighteningly real . . . compelling . . . It'll keep you riveted."--The Detroit News

"Crichton's dinosaurs are genuinely frightening."--Chicago Sun-Times

"Full of suspense."--The New York Times Book Review

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On a remote jungle island, genetic engineers have created a dinosaur game park.

An astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been discovered. Now one of mankind's most thrilling fantasies has come true and the first dinosaurs that the Earth has seen in the time of man emerge.

But, as always, there is a dark side to the fantasy and after a catastrophe destroys the park's defence systems, the scientists and tourists are left fighting for survival...

With this masterful cross of science fiction and action-adventure, Michael Crichton created one of the biggest bestsellers of all time, turned by Steven Spielberg into the highest grossing blockbuster ever in 1993.

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An island off Costa Rica is becoming a famous theme park - a dinosaur preserve. A biotechnology company has succeeded in cloning 15 species of dinosaur, which are presumed to be incapable of breeding. But the results of these experiments can't be gauged. By the author of "The Andromeda Strain".

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