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The last place you'd look : true stories of missing persons and the people who search for them

Author: Carole Moore
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines true stories of missing persons and their families alongside the various resources available to them.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carole Moore
ISBN: 9781442203686 1442203684 9781442203709 1442203706
OCLC Number: 670479270
Description: x, 233 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Land of the missing : it's a big ugly world out there for families of the lost --
Two brothers : a federal marshal confront the unthinkable --
The police : a report card on police and missing persons cases --
Yesterday and today : DNA, dental records and other forensic tools --
Running away from it all : missing by design --
Parental abduction : stories of the parents left behind --
The mentally ill and substance abuse : the forgotten missing --
Far and away : disappearances abroad --
A story of rumors, gossip and innuendo : a family's tragedy feeds the gossip mill --
Foul play suspected : what happens when all hope is gone --
The searchers : The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Project Jason, search and rescue, private eyes and others --
Happy endings : these loved ones came home.
Responsibility: Carole Moore.

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Every day people go missing. Some run away, some are kidnapped, some are the victims of foul play. This book examines true stories of missing persons and their families alongside the various  Read more...

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An easy to digest narrative of a very difficult subject. Carole Moore has a way of immersing you into story without letting you drown in detail. A highly recommended read for those who desire a Read more...

 
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