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Jurassic Park : a novel

Jurassic Park : a novel

Author: Michael Crichton
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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.

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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Horror fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Crichton, Michael, 1942-2008.
Jurassic Park.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990
Online version:
Crichton, Michael, 1942-2008.
Jurassic Park.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Crichton
ISBN: 0394588169 9780394588162 0345370775 9780345370778 0712646868 9780712646864 9780345538987 0345538986
OCLC Number: 22511027
Awards: Winner of Nevada Young Readers' Award (Young Adult) 1993
Winner of South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award (Young Adult) 1993
Winner of Iowa Teen Award 1995
Winner of Colorado Blue Spruce Award 1993
Description: xi, 399 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening the attraction to the public, he invites some scientists to experience the park and help calm anxious investors; but, during the visit, the security system breaks down and prehistoric creatures break out.
Responsibility: by Michael Crichton.
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