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Kirk's fire investigation

Author: Paul L Kirk; John D DeHaan
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson/Prentice Hall, ©2007.
Series: Brady fire.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th ed
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This text, written by a forensic scientist with extensive experience in all phases of fire and explosion investigation, details all the "need-to-know" skills, and offers correlation to both the NFPA 921 and 1033 guidelines. Topics are presented in a logical order from simple chemistry and physics to scene analysis to complex case analysis. Special topics such as lab analysis, fire deaths, and explosions are also  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kirk, Paul Leland, 1902-1970.
Kirk's fire investigation.
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson/Prentice Hall : c2007
(OCoLC)760967413
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul L Kirk; John D DeHaan
ISBN: 013171922X 9780131719224
OCLC Number: 71010517
Notes: At head of title: Brady.
Description: xx, 762 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
Contents: The elementary chemistry of combustion --
The nature and behavior of fire --
Combustion properties of liquid and gaseous fuels --
Combustion properties of solid fuels --
Sources of ignition --
Structure fires and their investigation --
Grass and wildland fires and their investigation --
Automobile, motor vehicle, and ship fires --
Electrical causes of fire --
Clothing and fabric fires --
Explosions and explosive combustion --
Chemical fires and hazardous materials --
Laboratory services --
Fire-related deaths and injuries --
Arson as a crime --
Other investigative topics.
Series Title: Brady fire.
Other Titles: Fire investigation
Fire investigation
Responsibility: John D. DeHaan.

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