Timeline

By Michael Crichton
Read by Stephen Lang

6.02 Hours 07/04/2000 abridged
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In this thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Jurassic Park, a group of young scientists travel back in time to medieval France on a daring rescue mission that becomes a struggle to stay alive. In an Arizona desert a man wanders in a daze, speaking words that make no sense. Within twenty-four hours he is dead, his body swiftly cremated by his only known associates. Halfway around the world, archaeologists make a shocking discovery at a medieval site. Suddenly they are swept off to the headquarters of a secretive multinational corporation that has developed an astounding technology. Now this group is about to get a chance not to study the past but to enter it. And with history opened to the present, the dead awakened to the living, these men and women will soon find themselves fighting for their very survival … six hundred years ago.

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Summary

Summary

In this thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Jurassic Park, a group of young scientists travel back in time to medieval France on a daring rescue mission that becomes a struggle to stay alive.

In an Arizona desert a man wanders in a daze, speaking words that make no sense. Within twenty-four hours he is dead, his body swiftly cremated by his only known associates. Halfway around the world, archaeologists make a shocking discovery at a medieval site. Suddenly they are swept off to the headquarters of a secretive multinational corporation that has developed an astounding technology. Now this group is about to get a chance not to study the past but to enter it. And with history opened to the present, the dead awakened to the living, these men and women will soon find themselves fighting for their very survival … six hundred years ago.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

MORE SCREAMS PER PAGE . . . THAN JURASSIC PARK AND THE LOST WORLD COMBINED. . . . THE PACE WILL LEAVE MANY BREATHLESSLY GRASPING FOR OXYGEN MASKS. San Diego Union-Tribune
EXCITING . . . CLASSIC ADVENTURE . . . [A] SWASHBUCKLING NOVEL . . . CRICHTON DELIVERS. USA Today
COMPULSIVE READING . . . BRILLIANTLY IMAGINED. Los Angeles Times

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Author

Author Bio: Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton (1942–2008) was a writer and filmmaker best known as the author of Jurassic Park and the creator of ER. He graduated summa cum laude from Harvard College, received his MD from Harvard Medical School, and was a postdoctoral fellow at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. His first bestseller, The Andromeda Strain, was published while he was still a medical student. He later worked full time on film and writing. One of the most popular writers in the world, his books have been translated into thirty-six languages, and thirteen have been made into films.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 6.02
Audience: Adult
Edition: English