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DOUGLAS PRESTON has worked for the American Museum of Natural History as well as with his frequent collaborator, Lincoln Child. He has authored such bestselling thrillers as Brimstone, The Cabinet of Curiosities, and Relic. His latest solo novel is The Codex.

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ISBN-10:  0765311046
ISBN-13:  978-0765311047
Author:  Douglas Preston
Publisher:  Forge Books
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review by . February 25, 2011
Only an extraordinarily deft master of suspense thrillers like Douglas Preston could pull together such wildly unrelated props, ideas and events and combine them into single related roller-coaster story line - an ex-CIA cryptologist who retired to a monastery after witnessing his wife blown to bits in a Cambodian car bomb; a treasure hunter murdered by an ex-con sniper in a canyon in the New Mexico desert; a lunar rock sample that disappeared from the final Apollo mission to the moon in 1972; a …
review by . December 10, 2006
. . . with some truly interesting characters.    "Tyrannosaur Canyon" was the first Douglas Preston novel I had ever read. (A situation now rectified!) I'm very glad that I did!    This is an exciting, fast-paced book which is part "hard science", part mystery, and part "just plain adventure"! From Apollo 17 to the Museum of Natural History in New York to the American Southwest, this search for the greatest archaeological find of all time never lets up.     …
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