Michael Crichton's Timeline

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Timeline by Michael Crichton takes place in two time periods: one being a world with mind boggling advances in technology and 14th Century France. In Timeline, quantum physics is tied into an exciting adventure. Robert Doniger, a rich, cruel and compulsive man, owns the International Technology Corporation. He creates a procedure that allows people to time travel and he believes that he could earn a plethora of money from this, so he buys land by the Dordogne River in France. The land includes some medieval ruins and he employs several respected historians from Yale to reconstruct the area so he can earn his profit. Meanwhile, employees from ITC are traveling back into medieval times to record the details of the buildings. As the
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