Cover of: Timeline | Michael Crichton

About the Book

Michael Crichton's new novel opens on the threshold of the twenty-first century. It is a world of exploding advances on the frontiers of technology. Information moves instantly between two points, without wires or networks. Computers are built from single molecules. Any moment of the past can be actualised - and a group of historians can enter, literally, life in fourteenth-century feudal France.

Imagine the risks of such a journey.

Not since Jurassic Park has Michael Crichton given us such a magnificent adventure. Here, he combines a science of the future – the emerging field of quantum technology – with the complex realities of the medieval past. In a heart-stopping narrative, Timeline carries us into a realm of unexpected suspense and danger, overturning our most basic ideas of what is possible.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [447]-[450]).

Genre Fiction.
Copyright Date 1999

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 813/.54
Library of Congress PS3553.R48 T56 1999

The Physical Object

Format Hardcover
Pagination ix, 449, [1] p. ;
Number of pages 449
Dimensions 9.5 x 6.5 x 1.5 inches

ID Numbers

Open Library OL117989M
Internet Archive timelinecric00cric
ISBN 10 0679444815
ISBN 13 9780679444817
LC Control Number 99461985
Library Thing 8362
Goodreads 222193

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