There was a problem adding your email address. Because this expedition, led by Karen Ross of Earth Resources Technology Services ERTS in Houston, is the nth degree in hi-tech--portable computers, laser-beam navigation, satellite TV-hookup with Houston--and the juxtaposition of super-gadgetry with nature at its wildest is simply splendid. Furthermore, since a previous ERTS trek to Zinj was decimated by gorilla-like creatures according to videotape analysisprimate expert Peter Elliot is along; and with him is adorable gorilla Amy--who understands English and is fluent in sign language.
It is a story about a group of scientists and a talking gorilla with conflicting interests on a journey through the Congo jungle. Along the way they encounter an ancient race of killer gorilla-like primates, a volcano eruption and cannibal tribes.
Click here to see the rest of this review The review of this Book prepared by KaTinK Killer ape-like creatures menace a computer specialist, a primatologist and others looking for diamonds on a mission to Africa.
The review of this Book prepared by Jordan This book is about a diamond mining team that gets lost and another team must find them. Will they escape from the grey gorillas, volcano and the long lost city of Zinj Accompanied by Amy,an experimental gorilla,a professor,a mercenery and a team of technicians Ross sets out to explore the thousand year mystery of the Lost City.
A second expedition is sent, consisting of an African Guide, a Primatologist, a Communications Expert, and a talking gorilla named Amy. The review of this Book prepared by Jack Thorne CONGO is a "Lost World"-type story in that a team of scientists, led by a determined young woman from a technology firm, search for diamonds deep in the heart of the African Congo.
The team gets more than it bargains for, however, as they encounter the same threat that befell a previous team. The review of this Book prepared by Marcus Wyche.A typical Crichton reader should know what to expect here: We, the reader, are the idiot; while the character's teach us endlessly.
Once everything is explained, the action starts.
Just like the characters, the action is also unexciting, and does not help in . May 23, · To celebrate the 20th anniversary of The Lost World: Jurassic Park, The Cynic takes a look at the differences between the original Michael Crichton novel and the Steven Spielberg film.
Congo By: Michael Crichton Rating: 70% Brief Summary: A trip into the African jungle looking for diamonds. Oh, and Amy the Gorilla goes for the ride also.
20th Anniversary of the movie release of Congo For Flashback Friday we are looking back at the 20th Anniversary of the release of the movie . May 10, · A quick review of the book "Congo" by Michael Crichton.
Question and/or comments feel free to post them, or send to . John Michael Crichton (/ ˈ k r aɪ t ən /; October 23, – November 4, ) was an American author, screenwriter, film director and producer best known for his work in the science fiction, thriller, and medical fiction genres. His books have sold over million copies worldwide, and over a dozen have been adapted into ashio-midori.com: Action, adventure, science fiction, techno-thriller.