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Imprint of the Raj : how fingerprinting was born in colonial India

Author: Chandak Sengoopta
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Opening with the first case in a British criminal court to use the radical new technique of fingerprinting to identify the perpetrators of crime in 1902, this text takes the reader back to the origins of fingerprinting in India.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: William James Herschel; William James Herschel; William James Herschel; William James Herschel
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chandak Sengoopta
ISBN: 0333989163 9780333989166
OCLC Number: 51069109
Description: xv, 234 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Chandak Sengoopta.

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