Jurassic Park : a novel
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Published
New York : Ballantine Books, 2015.
Edition
Ballantine Books mass market edition, 25th anniversary.
Physical Desc
xii, 448 pages : illus. ; 20 cm.
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Frank Carlson Library - FictionFIC Crichton, MichaelOn Shelf
Scandia City Library - PAPERBACKSFic Crichton, MichaelOn Shelf
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Book
Language
English
ISBN
0345538986, 9780345538987, 1613835051, 9781613835050
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Level 7.3, 20 Points

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General Note
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. An island off Costa Rica will soon be the world's most ambitious theme--a dinosaur preserve. A visionary financier's biotechnology company has succeeded in cloning these extinct reptiles. fifteen different species, presumably incapable of breeding, are now placidly roaming around, but Jurassic Park's resident mathematician, an expert in chaos theory, predicts that the animals' behavior is inherently unstable. When a rival genetics firm attempts to steal frozen dinosaur embryos, things to haywire. Two cute American kids, eight-year-old Tina and 11-year-old Tim, a safari guide from Kenya and a Denver paleontologist set things aright--almost. Though the dinosaurs here are more interesting than the people.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Crichton, M. (2015). Jurassic Park: a novel. Ballantine Books mass market edition, 25th anniversary. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Crichton, Michael. 2015. Jurassic Park: A Novel. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Crichton, Michael, Jurassic Park: A Novel. New York: Ballantine Books, 2015.

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Crichton, Michael. Jurassic Park: A Novel. Ballantine Books mass market edition, 25th anniversary. New York: Ballantine Books, 2015. Print.

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