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   Pleistocene Redemption, The, by Dan Gallagher  
 
  Novel, first publication in October 1997 , latest edition in October 1998
 
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      A first novel.

    Cloning sheep, cattle, and chimps is only the beginning. Using Fossil Gene Redemption (FGR), geneticist Kevin G. Harrigan experiments with genes from a frozen "Ice Man." His work prompts Iraqi leader Ismail Mon to provide resources for exciting new research that enables Harrigan's team to regenerate extinct animals and human sub-species from the Ice Ages. But when it is discovered that FGR is also the basis for genetic weapons of mass destruction, United States intelligence and defense leaders must act.

    The Pleistocene Redemption, radically different from Jurassic Park, deals with two new methods of species regeneration. Will FGR trigger the Resurrection of the Dead? The major religions' prophecies portend the regeneration of humankind as both physical and spiritual. What physical mechanisms could manifest this new dawn? Might they instead herald the terrifying sunset of humanity?

     
     
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  • Clones - Cloning
  • Cryogenically Frozen Human - Suspended animation
  • Earth
  • Genetic Engineering/manipulation - Bio-engineering
  • Prehistoric Man - Prehistory
  • Prescience - Foretelling - Predicting the Future - Seers - Prophets
  • Religion - Theology - Gods & Deities - Faith - Priests & Clerics
  • U.S.A.

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