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The Resource Blood, bullets, and bones : the story of forensic science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA, Bridget Heos

Blood, bullets, and bones : the story of forensic science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA, Bridget Heos

Label
Blood, bullets, and bones : the story of forensic science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA
Title
Blood, bullets, and bones
Title remainder
the story of forensic science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA
Statement of responsibility
Bridget Heos
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, acclaimed author Bridget Heos uses real-life cases to tell the history of modern forensic science, from the first test for arsenic poisoning to fingerprinting, firearm and blood spatter analysis, DNA evidence, and all the important milestones in between. By turns captivating and shocking, Blood, Bullets, and Bones demonstrates the essential role forensic science has played in our criminal justice system
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Heos, Bridget
Dewey number
363.25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
9Y
Intended audience source
Childrens Plus, Inc
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.9
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Forensic sciences
Label
Blood, bullets, and bones : the story of forensic science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA, Bridget Heos
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223121939814
  • 31223121939806
  • 31223121939822
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-250) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From darkness to light -- A whiff of garlic : the first poison tests -- Bodies of evidence : autopsies and the rise of medical examiners -- Elementary, my dear Watson : the first detectives -- Not without a trace : the introduction of crime scene evidence -- Fingerprints are forever : early fingerprint evidence -- Bang! Bang! You're dead : the birth of firearm analysis -- Blood is thicker : the first blood pattern cases -- Grave matters : hidden bodies -- Dem bones : forensic anthropology beginnings -- To catch a killer : criminal profilers -- One in a trillion : the dawn of DNA evidence
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
264 p.
Isbn
9780062387622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Blood, bullets, and bones : the story of forensic science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA, Bridget Heos
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223121939814
  • 31223121939806
  • 31223121939822
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-250) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From darkness to light -- A whiff of garlic : the first poison tests -- Bodies of evidence : autopsies and the rise of medical examiners -- Elementary, my dear Watson : the first detectives -- Not without a trace : the introduction of crime scene evidence -- Fingerprints are forever : early fingerprint evidence -- Bang! Bang! You're dead : the birth of firearm analysis -- Blood is thicker : the first blood pattern cases -- Grave matters : hidden bodies -- Dem bones : forensic anthropology beginnings -- To catch a killer : criminal profilers -- One in a trillion : the dawn of DNA evidence
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
264 p.
Isbn
9780062387622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.

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