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Product Description: A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. There is no cure. In a few days 90 percent of its victims are dead. A secret military SWAT team of soldiers and scientists is mobilized to stop the outbreak of this exotic "hot" virus...read more

Paperback:

9788498386448 | Salamandra Publicacions Y Edicions, October 24, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.

An instant classic in the vein of Jurassic Park, this boundary-pushing novel has all the hallmarks of Michael Crichton's greatest adventures with its combination of pulse-pounding thrills, cutting-edge technology, and extraordinary research Three men are found dead in a locked second-floor office in Honolulu. There is no sign of struggle, though their bodies are covered in ultra-fine, razor-sharp cuts. With no evidence, the police dismiss it as a bizarre suicide pact. But the murder weapon is still in the room, almost invisible to the human eye. In Cambridge, Massachusetts, seven graduate students at the forefront of their fields are recruited by a pioneering microbiology start-up company. Nanigen MicroTechnologies sends them to a mysterious laboratory in Hawaii, where they are promised access to tools that will open up a whole new scientific frontier. But this opportunity of a lifetime will teach them the true cost of existing at the cutting-edge! The group becomes prey to a technology of radical, unimaginable power and is thrust out into the teeming rainforest. Armed only with their knowledge of the natural world, the young scientists face a hostile wilderness that threatens danger at every turn. To survive, they must harness the awe-inspiring creative -- and destructive -- forces of nature itself.

Hardcover:

9788401352478 | Italian edition edition (Plaza & Janes Editories Sa, May 10, 2012), cover price $29.95
9780007350032 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, November 22, 2011, cover price $32.10 | About this edition: An instant classic in the vein of Jurassic Park, this boundary-pushing novel has all the hallmarks of Michael Crichton's greatest adventures with its combination of pulse-pounding thrills, cutting-edge technology, and extraordinary research Three men are found dead in a locked second-floor office in Honolulu.

Paperback:

9780060873172 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, September 25, 2012), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: 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.
9780307949165 | Italian edition edition (Random House Spanish, August 14, 2012), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: En Parque Jurásico Michael Crichton nos enseñó un nuevo mundo terrorífico.
9780061776458 | Int rep edition (Harpercollins, April 26, 2012), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: An instant classic in the vein of Jurassic Park, this boundary-pushing novel has all the hallmarks of Michael Crichton's greatest adventures with its combination of pulse-pounding thrills, cutting-edge technology, and extraordinary research Three men are found dead in a locked second-floor office in Honolulu.
9780007350001 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, April 12, 2012, cover price $16.65
9780062091413 | Harpercollins, November 22, 2011, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Michael Crichton
2 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780062192936, titled "Micro: Micro" | Unabridged edition (Harperaudio, August 28, 2012), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: 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.
9780007430697 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, November 22, 2011, cover price $36.35

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Product Description: Panic in Level 4 is a grand tour through the eerie and unforgettable universe of Richard Preston, filled with incredible characters and mysteries that refuse to leave one’s mind. Here are dramatic true stories from this acclaimed and award-winning author, including• the phenomenon of “self-cannibals,” who suffer from a rare genetic condition caused by one wrong letter in their DNA that forces them to compulsively chew their own flesh–and why everyone may have a touch of this disease• the search for the unknown host of Ebola virus, an organism hidden somewhere in African rain forests, where the disease finds its way into the human species, causing outbreaks of unparalleled horror• the brilliant Russian brothers–“one mathematician divided between two bodies”–who built a supercomputer in their apartment from mail-order parts in an attempt to find hidden order in the number pi (π)In exhilarating detail, Preston portrays the frightening forces and constructive discoveries that are currently roiling and reordering our world, once again proving himself a master of the nonfiction narrative...read more

Paperback:

9780812975604 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, June 16, 2009), cover price $16.00 | also contains Panic in Level 4: Cannibals, Killer Viruses, and Other Journeys to the Edge of Science | About this edition: Panic in Level 4 is a grand tour through the eerie and unforgettable universe of Richard Preston, filled with incredible characters and mysteries that refuse to leave one’s mind.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780739328897 | Unabridged edition (Random House, May 27, 2008), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Bizarre illnesses and plagues that kill people in the most unspeakable ways.

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Product Description: Panic in Level 4 is a grand tour through the eerie and unforgettable universe of Richard Preston, filled with incredible characters and mysteries that refuse to leave one’s mind. Here are dramatic true stories from this acclaimed and award-winning author, including• the phenomenon of “self-cannibals,” who suffer from a rare genetic condition caused by one wrong letter in their DNA that forces them to compulsively chew their own flesh–and why everyone may have a touch of this disease• the search for the unknown host of Ebola virus, an organism hidden somewhere in African rain forests, where the disease finds its way into the human species, causing outbreaks of unparalleled horror• the brilliant Russian brothers–“one mathematician divided between two bodies”–who built a supercomputer in their apartment from mail-order parts in an attempt to find hidden order in the number pi (π)In exhilarating detail, Preston portrays the frightening forces and constructive discoveries that are currently roiling and reordering our world, once again proving himself a master of the nonfiction narrative...read more

Hardcover:

9781400064908 | Random House Inc, May 27, 2008, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Bizarre illnesses and plagues that kill people in the most unspeakable ways.

Paperback:

9780812975604 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, June 16, 2009), cover price $16.00 | also contains Panic in Level 4: Cannibals, Killer Viruses, and Other Journeys to the Edge of Science | About this edition: Panic in Level 4 is a grand tour through the eerie and unforgettable universe of Richard Preston, filled with incredible characters and mysteries that refuse to leave one’s mind.

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Product Description: For more than 3000 years, hundreds of millions of people have died or been left permanently scarred or blind by the relentless, incurable disease called smallpox. In 1967, Dr. D.A. Henderson became director of a worldwide campaign to eliminate this disease from the face of the earth...read more

Hardcover:

9781591027225 | 1 edition (Prometheus Books, June 23, 2009), cover price $27.99 | About this edition: For more than 3000 years, hundreds of millions of people have died or been left permanently scarred or blind by the relentless, incurable disease called smallpox.

Collects nature- and science-based essays by such authors as Anne Fadiman, Brian Hayes, Cullen Murphy, and Gary Taubes.
By Tim Folger (editor) and Richard Preston (editor)

Hardcover:

9780618722242 | Houghton Mifflin, October 10, 2007, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Collects nature- and science-based essays by such authors as Anne Fadiman, Brian Hayes, Cullen Murphy, and Gary Taubes.

Paperback:

9780618722310 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, October 10, 2007), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Collects nature- and science-based essays by such authors as Anne Fadiman, Brian Hayes, Cullen Murphy, and Gary Taubes.

Prebinding:

9781439566459 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 20, 2008), cover price $23.00 | also contains The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2007

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Product Description: A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. There is no cure. In a few days 90 percent of its victims are dead. A secret military SWAT team of soldiers and scientists is mobilized to stop the outbreak of this exotic "hot" virus...read more

Hardcover:

9781568952055 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, April 1, 1995), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The bestselling landmark account of the first emergence of the Ebola virus.
9780679430940 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, September 1, 1994), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Describes how a strain of a lethal, infectious, previously unknown virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory and the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and prevent the spread of the virus

Paperback:

9780385495226 | Anchor Books, July 1, 1999, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Describes how a strain of lethal virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory, and relates the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and contain the virus
9780385479561 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, August 1, 1995), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Describes how a strain of lethal virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory, and relates the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and contain the virus

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780671045180 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, June 1, 1999), cover price $9.98
9780671506988 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1994), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Describes how a strain of a lethal, infectious, previously unknown virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory and the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and prevent the spread of the virus.

Reinforced:

9780606142304 | Demco Media, June 1, 1995, cover price $16.80 | About this edition: Describes how a strain of lethal virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory, and relates the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and contain the virus

Prebinding:

9781439503157 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.
9780785775973 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Describes how a strain of lethal virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory, and relates the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and contain the virus

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. In a chilling new look at the world of bioterrorism, the best-selling author of The Hot Zone explores the return of smallpox, eradicated in 1979 but now returning in a deadlier, genetically engineered form.

Hardcover:

9780375431869, titled "The Demon in the Freezer" | Large print edition (Random House Large Print, October 1, 2002), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The author explores the return of smallpox, eradicated in 1979 but now returning on the black market as a weapon of bioterrorism, and the crusade of three doctors to uncover the mastermind of the 2001 anthrax attacks.

Paperback:

9780345466631, titled "The Demon in the Freezer" | Fawcett Books, September 1, 2003, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The author explores the return of smallpox, eradicated in 1979 but now returning on the black market as a weapon of bioterrorism, and the crusade of three doctors to uncover the mastermind of the 2001 anthrax attacks.

Miscellaneous:

9780553756555 | Random House Inc, September 1, 2002, cover price $17.95 | also contains The Grammar of Possession: Inalienability, Incorporation and Possessor Ascension in Guarani | About this edition: “The bard of biological weapons capturesthe drama of the front lines.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780375419539, titled "The Demon in the Freezer" | Abridged edition (Random House, September 1, 2002), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The author explores the return of smallpox, eradicated in 1979 but now returning on the black market as a weapon of bioterrorism, and the crusade of three doctors to uncover the mastermind of the 2001 anthrax attacks.

Prebinding:

9781435298323, titled "The Demon in the Freezer" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 5, 2008), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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The best-selling author of The Hot Zone takes a close-up look at the world's tallest trees, the coast redwoods that grow only in the coastal regions of California, and at the previously unknown ecosystem that the trees form high in the air in the forest canopy, profiling the scientists and researchers that study this unique, labyrinthine ecological niche. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9781400064892 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, April 10, 2007), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Hidden away in foggy, uncharted rain forest valleys in Northern California are the tallest organisms the world has ever sustained--the coast redwood trees.

Paperback:

9780812975598 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, February 12, 2008), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The best-selling author of The Hot Zone takes a close-up look at the world's tallest trees, the coast redwoods that grow only in the coastal regions of California, and at the previously unknown ecosystem that the trees form high in the air in the forest canopy, profiling the scientists and researchers that study this unique, labyrinthine ecological niche.

Miscellaneous:

9780743561228 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, April 1, 2007), cover price $17.95

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Drawing on written and spoken insults to the intelligence from television, radio and the press, this A-Z lexicon covers politicians' cliches, business jargon; shop assistants' rudenesses; public-service padding; menu madness; and idiotic innovations.

Hardcover:

9781845296759 | Constable & Robinson Ltd, May 24, 2007, cover price $10.45 | About this edition: Drawing on written and spoken insults to the intelligence from television, radio and the press, this A-Z lexicon covers politicians' cliches, business jargon; shop assistants' rudenesses; public-service padding; menu madness; and idiotic innovations.

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Describes how a strain of lethal virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory, and relates the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and contain the virus. Read by Howard McGillin. Book available.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780743565387 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, April 10, 2007), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Describes how a strain of a lethal, infectious, previously unknown virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory and the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and prevent the spread of the virus.

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Product Description: The Wow Wow Diary 2005 is a collection of images sourced from strange and unusual websites. Presented in the form of a leather-bound desk diary, with a week to view per double-page spread, and an image to view per week, it offers something unexpected 52 times a year...read more

Hardcover:

9783865210401 | Steidl / Edition7L, August 15, 2004, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The Wow Wow Diary 2005 is a collection of images sourced from strange and unusual websites.

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Stumbling upon a rugged, ornery, somewhat smelly old man watching TV in the trailer they call home, Lila and Will Foster, who have recently lost their father in conflict in Vietnam, begin to realize that their visitor is Santa Claus, here to grant them a special Christmas wish in the form of their father's beautiful lobster boat, the Sarah Ann. 125,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780743245920 | Touchstone Books, October 28, 2003, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Stumbling upon an ornery old man in the trailer they call home, Lila and Will Foster, who have recently lost their father, realize that their visitor is Santa Claus, who grants them a Christmas wish--their father's beautiful lobster boat.

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The author explores the return of smallpox, eradicated in 1979 but now returning on the black market as a weapon of bioterrorism, and the crusade of three doctors to uncover the mastermind of the 2001 anthrax attacks.

Hardcover:

9780375508561 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, September 1, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The author explores the return of smallpox, eradicated in 1979 but now returning on the black market as a weapon of bioterrorism, and the crusade of three doctors to uncover the mastermind of the 2001 anthrax attacks.

Prebinding:

9780613920803, titled "Demon In The Freezer: A True Story" | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2003, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: The author explores the return of smallpox, eradicated in 1979 but now returning on the black market as a weapon of bioterrorism, and the crusade of three doctors to uncover the mastermind of the 2001 anthrax attacks.

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A novel based on real-life events and situations focuses on top-secret operations by a U.S. government organization preparing for a mind-boggling, horrifying threat to civilian populations (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780679457145 | Random House Inc, November 1, 1997, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A novel based on real-life events and situations focuses on top-secret operations by a U.

Paperback:

9780345409973 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, October 1, 1998), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A novel based on real-life events and situations focuses on top-secret operations by a U.
9780783882468 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 1, 1997), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A novel based on real-life events and situations focuses on top-secret operations by a U.
9780345427113, titled "Cobra Event" | Ballantine Books, June 1, 1997, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: From the author of the hugely acclaimed The Hot Zone comes a terrifying tale of bioweaponry research gone bad.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780679460510, titled "Cobra Event" | Abridged edition (Random House, November 1, 1997), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A novel based on real-life events and situations focuses on top-secret operations by a U.

Reinforced:

9780606176286 | Demco Media, June 1, 1998, cover price $16.76 | About this edition: A novel based on real-life events and situations focuses on top-secret operations by a U.

Prebinding:

9780613162548 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: A novel based on real-life events and situations focuses on top-secret operations by a U.

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Product Description: Back Cover: Si usted cree que el SIDA es lo peor que puede pasarle, se equivoca... Las selvas tropicales del Africa, de donde emergio el virus del SIDA, albergan otros virus aun mas letales, capaces de matar a una persona en pocos dias...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9788478884131 | Emece Editores, March 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Back Cover: Si usted cree que el SIDA es lo peor que puede pasarle, se equivoca.

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Based on real-life events and situations, a chilling, explosive thriller by the best-selling author of The Hot Zone focuses on top-secret operations by a U.S. government organization preparing for a mind-boggling, horrifying threat to civilian populations. (Adventure & Suspense).

Paperback:

9780679774471 | Large print edition (Random House Large Print, November 1, 1997), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A novel based on real-life events and situations focuses on top-secret operations by a U.

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Product Description: This book examines the diversity of our culture by graphic means. Photography, illustration and graphic interpretations along with a disparate text provide observations on contemporary society.
By Fuel (corporate author), Peter Miles (editor), Damon Murray (editor), Richard Preston and Stephen Sorrell (editor)

Hardcover:

9780688152291 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, February 1, 1997, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: This book examines the diversity of our culture by graphic means.

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The best-selling author of The Hot Zone describes efforts by astronomers at the Palomar Observatory in California to explore the farthest reaches of outer space through the Hale Telescope in an effort to solve the riddle of the creation of the universe. 20,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780679449690 | 1st rev edition (Random House Inc, November 1, 1996), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Describes efforts by astronomers at the Palomar Observatory in California to explore the farthest reaches of outer space through the Hale Telescope in an effort to solve the riddle of the creation of the universe
9780871132000 | Atlantic Monthly Pr, November 1, 1987, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Seven years before Richard Preston wrote about horrifying viruses in The Hot Zone, he turned his attention to the cosmos.

Paperback:

9780812991857 | Random House Inc, October 1, 1996, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Seven years before Richard Preston wrote about horrifying viruses in The Hot Zone, he turned his attention to the cosmos.
9780385480093 | Anchor Books, October 1, 1995, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: An entertaining and compelling account of contemporary astronomy focusses on the Hale Telescope in southern California, where a diverse, international group of scientists explores the edges of the universe.
9780452261709 | Plume, December 1, 1988, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: This introduction of the renowned Palomar Observatory, which houses the world's largest optical telescope, also profiles the scientists and astronomers working at the forefront of astronomical research and discusses the discoveries they have made

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A report on the resurrection of an American Dream provides a glimmer of hope on the seemingly barren economic horizon with the story of an Indiana steel company that is aiming to restore some of the 300,000 jobs lost in that industry over the past decade. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780130296047 | 1 edition (Simon & Schuster, April 1, 1991), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A chronicle of the efforts of America's ninth largest steel company to build a new steel plant in the Midwest's Rust Belt presents true-life characters and suspense in its exploration of the American steel industry

Paperback:

9780380718221 | Reprint edition (Avon Books, June 1, 1992), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A report on the resurrection of an American Dream provides a glimmer of hope on the seemingly barren economic horizon with the story of an Indiana steel company that is aiming to restore some of the 300,000 jobs lost in that industry over the past decade.

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