The Andromeda strain
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New York : Vintage Books, 2017.
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Published
New York : Vintage Books, 2017.
Format
Book
Physical Desc
295 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language
English

Notes

General Note
Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1969.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [292]-295).
Description
The United States government is given a warning by the pre-eminent biophysicists in the country: current sterilization procedures applied to returning space probes may be inadequate to guarantee uncontaminated re-entry to the atmosphere. Two years later, seventeen satellites are sent into the outer fringes of space to "collect organisms and dust for study." One of them falls to earth, landing ina desolate area of Arizona. Twelve miles from the landing site, in the town of Piedmont, a shocking discovery is made: the streets are littered with the dead bodies of the town's inhabitants, as if they dropped dead in their tracks. The terror has begun . . . -- from Amazon.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Crichton, M. (2017). The Andromeda strain (First Vintage Books edition.). Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Crichton, Michael, 1942-2008. 2017. The Andromeda Strain. Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Crichton, Michael, 1942-2008. The Andromeda Strain Vintage Books, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Crichton, Michael. The Andromeda Strain First Vintage Books edition., Vintage Books, 2017.

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