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Forensics for dummies

Author: D P Lyle
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, [2004]
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction and reference for the increasingly popular field describes the science and procedure of forensics through case studies.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D P Lyle
ISBN: 0764555804 9780764555800
OCLC Number: 55064423
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Winner of Macavity Award (Nonfiction) 2005
Short-listed for Edgar Allan Poe Awards (Fact Crime) 2005
Description: xxii, 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Cracking open the case --
Uncovering the evidence --
Looking at the body --
Working in the crime lab --
The part of tens.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: by D.P. Lyle.
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Talks about forensic science. This book tells how since the O J Simpson case, popular interest in forensic science has exploded: CBS's "CSI" has 16 to 26 million viewers every week, and Patricia  Read more...

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"...leaves you wondering how anyone ever manages to get away with any crime, let alone murder. Highly recommended..." (Fortean Times, March 2005) "...fascinating reading...a must-have book...a superb Read more...

 
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