The Andromeda Strain Quotes

This Study Guide consists of approximately 67 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Andromeda Strain.
This section contains 809 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Andromeda Strain Study Guide

"According to Lewis Bornheim, a crisis is a situation in which a previously tolerable set of circumstances is suddenly, by the addition of another factor, rendered wholly intolerable. Whether the additional factor is political, economic, or scientific hardly matters: the death of a national hero, the instability of prices, or a technological discovery can all set events in motion. In this sense, Gladstone was right: all crises are the same." Part 1, Chapter 3, page 12

"As the plane came down into a flat second run, he tried not to look at the ground. But he did, and again saw the bodies. The phosphorus flares were burning low, the lighting was darker, more sinister and subdued. But the bodies were still there: he had not been imagining it.

'Jesus,' he said again. 'Sweet Jesus."' Part 1, Chapter 3, page 19

"'Captain Morton,' the man said. He did not offer to shake hands...

(read more from the Quotes section)

This section contains 809 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Andromeda Strain Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Andromeda Strain from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.