Van de auteur van o.a. de wereldberoemde bestseller Jurassic Park Een avontuur in de zeventiende-eeuwse Cariben, zo realistisch dat je het buskruit bijna kunt ruiken. Jamaica, 1665. Een afgelegen Engelse kolonie midden in Spaanse wateren. De hoofdstad Port Royal is een broeinest vol kroegen, boeven en hoeren, waar je even snel sterft door een dolksteek als door dysenterie. Het is de ideale plek
Title
Piraten
Author
Michael Crichton
Translator
Jan De Nijs
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Edition
1
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Luitingh-Sijthoff B.V., Uitgeverij, 2010
ISBN
9789024576272
CloudLibrary
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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