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The Resource The first detective : the life and revolutionary times of Vidocq, criminal, spy and private eye, James Morton

The first detective : the life and revolutionary times of Vidocq, criminal, spy and private eye, James Morton

Label
The first detective : the life and revolutionary times of Vidocq, criminal, spy and private eye
Title
The first detective
Title remainder
the life and revolutionary times of Vidocq, criminal, spy and private eye
Statement of responsibility
James Morton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the detective and forensic scientist's criminal origins and transition into police work, his wartime contributions, and his role in such developments as criminal indexing, fingerprinting, and private detective work
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morton, James
Dewey number
363.25092 a B
Index
index present
LC call number
HV7911.V47
LC item number
M67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vidocq, Eugène François
  • Police
  • France
Label
The first detective : the life and revolutionary times of Vidocq, criminal, spy and private eye, James Morton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2004 by Ebury Press"--T.p. verso
Bar code
  • 31223096371944
  • 31223096371936
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-254) 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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 266 p.
Isbn
9781590206386
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 669752271
  • (OCoLC)669752271
Label
The first detective : the life and revolutionary times of Vidocq, criminal, spy and private eye, James Morton
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2004 by Ebury Press"--T.p. verso
Bar code
  • 31223096371944
  • 31223096371936
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-254) 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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 266 p.
Isbn
9781590206386
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 669752271
  • (OCoLC)669752271

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