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State of Fear by Michael Crichton
In Paris, a young physicist performs an oceanographic experiment -- then dies mysteriously after a romantic tryst with a beautiful stranger.

In the jungles of Malaysia, powerful hypersonic cavitation technology -- capable of toppling mountains with sound -- is purchased by a private interest for an unspecified purpose.

In Vancouver, a businessman leases a small research submarine for use in the waters off New Guinea.

In Tokyo, in Los Angeles, in Antarctica, in the Solomon Islands . . . an intelligence agent races to put all the pieces together to prevent a global catastrophe.
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  • Published:
    Dec-2004 (Hardcover)
    Nov-2005 (Paperback)
  • Formats:
    Print / eBook / Audio
  • Pages:
    624
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One of the best books I've read by Michael Crichton. Very well researched and controvercial in that it actually opposes the Global Warming alarmist point of view. Science can explain many things, the problem is that science is conducted by human beings who are prone to many faults like greed, corruption, selfishness, and the like. Very thought provoking and action packed book, surprised that this has not been made into a movie yet.
David
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