Title
Jurassic Park / Michael Chrichton ; retold by F.H. Cornish
Author
Michael Crichton
Adapter
F.H. Cornish
Language
English
Publisher
Oxford: Heinemann ELT, 2000?
126 p. : ill.
Note
Vereenvoudigde uitg.
ISBN
0-435-27348-5

About Michael Crichton

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John Michael Crichton (; October 23, 1942 – November 4, 2008) was an American author and filmmaker. His books have sold over 200 million copies worldwide, and over a dozen have been adapted into films. His literary works are usually within the science fiction, techno-thriller, and medical fiction genres, and heavily feature technology. His novels often explore technology and failures of human interaction with it, especially resulting in catastrophes with biotechnology. Many of his novels have medical or scientific underpinnings, reflecting his medical training and scientific background.

Crichton received an M.D. from Harvard Medical School in 1969 but did not practice medicine, choosing to focus on his writing instead. Initially writing under a pseudonym, he eventually wrote 26 novels, including The Andromeda Strain (1969), The Terminal Man (1972), The Great Train Robbery (1975), Congo (1980), …Read more on Wikipedia