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Micro

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Micro
Title
Micro
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Summary
In the vein of Jurassic Park, this high-concept thriller follows a group of graduate students lured to Hawaii to work for a mysterious biotech company—only to find themselves cast out into the rain forest, with nothing but their scientific expertise and wits to protect them.In the lush forests of Oahu, groundbreaking technology has ushered in a revolutionary era of biological prospecting, feeding a search for priceless drugs and applications on a scale beyond anything previously imagined. In Cambridge, Massachusetts, seven graduate students at the forefront of their fields are recruited by a pioneering microbiology start-up, Nanigen MicroTechnologies, which dispatches the group to a mysterious lab in Hawaii. But once in the rainforest, the scientists are thrust into a hostile wilderness that reveals surprising dangers at every turn. Armed only with their knowledge of the natural world, they find themselves prey to a technology of radical and unbridled powerAn instant classic, Micro pits nature against technology in vintage Michael Crichton fashion. Completed by visionary science writer Richard Preston, this boundary-pushing thriller melds scientific fact with pulse-pounding fiction to create yet another masterpiece of sophisticated, cutting-edge entertainment
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  • Crichton, Michael
  • Preston, Richard
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Thriller
Label
Micro
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3524a0aa-87db-4b76-b799-b402892e3c2b
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062094735
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Micro
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3524a0aa-87db-4b76-b799-b402892e3c2b
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780062094735
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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