Micro: A Novel

Paperback | February 5, 2013

byMichael Crichton, Richard Preston

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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.

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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 vi...

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In a locked Honolulu office building, three men are found dead, covered in ultrafine, razor-sharp cuts. The only clue left behind is a tiny bladed robot.In the lush forests of Oahu, trillions of microorganisms are being discovered, feeding a search for priceless drugs.In Cambridge, Massachusetts, seven graduate students are recruited b...

Michael Crichton has sold over 200 million books, which have been translated into thirty-eight languages; thirteen of his books have been made into films. Also known as a filmmaker and the creator ofER, he remains the only writer to have had the number one book, movie, and TV show simultaneously. At the time of his death in 2008, Crich...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.72 inPublished:February 5, 2013Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062227181

ISBN - 13:9780062227188

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