A discovery of historic proportions
The year is 1876. Warring Indian tribes still populate America’s western territories even as lawless gold-rush towns begin to mark the landscape. Against this backdrop two paleontologists pillage the Wild West for dinosaur fossils, while deceiving and sabotaging each other in a rivalry that will come to be known as the Bone Wars. (Out 1st June)
What bloggers and reviewers are saying.....
This posthumous page-turner is a simply told, somewhat true story of a high-brow, Ivy League scientific mission in the summer of 1876 that transforms into a rollicking, Wild West, coming-of-age adventure.
Dragon Teeth is a pleasure to read. The Author’s Note at the end provides us with Crichton’s thought processes as he combined historical research with the crafting of a book of fiction.