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The Resource Micro

Micro

Label
Micro
Title
Micro
Statement of responsibility
Michael Crichton and Richard Preston
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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.An 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
Summary
The acclaimed late author of Jurassic Park and the award-winning author of The Hot Zone present the story of a group of graduate students who accept work with a mysterious biotech company in Hawaii only to be abandoned in a treacherous wilderness when they discover their employer's dark agenda.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10022899
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
  • Crichton, Michael
  • Preston, Richard
Dewey number
813
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
Micro
Instantiates
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
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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