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Old 06-09-2006, 11:36 AM   #255
Tredici
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Originally Posted by BroncoBuff1
Well Tredici, I just rescued the "ABCs of Movies" thread after Alkazar forgot his ABC's, and now I'm going to start on "State of Fear." The way it dropped like a stone off the Times bestseller list 18 months ago, I'm not expecting much ... but I've read every other Crichton, so why stop now?

Besides, it's like movies ... if you're expecting too much, you'll be disappointed.
Oh it puts forth some good arguements and thought material like most Crieghton books do. But you will see that it is already pretty Hollywooded up. Like he presumed the book and screenplay were one and the same... but it will keep your attention. Just presenting all the conflicting scientific data on global warming makes it an interesting read.
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