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The Resource American Sherlock : murder, forensics, and the birth of American CSI, Kate Winkler Dawson

American Sherlock : murder, forensics, and the birth of American CSI, Kate Winkler Dawson

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American Sherlock : murder, forensics, and the birth of American CSI
Title
American Sherlock
Title remainder
murder, forensics, and the birth of American CSI
Statement of responsibility
Kate Winkler Dawson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the acclaimed author of Death in the Air ("Not since Devil in the White City has a book told such a harrowing tale"--Douglas Preston) comes the riveting story of the birth of criminal investigation in the twentieth century"--
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Dawson, Kate Winkler
Dewey number
  • 363.25092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heinrich, Edward Oscar
  • Criminologists
  • Forensic sciences
  • Forensic sciences
  • Forensic scientists
  • United States
Label
American Sherlock : murder, forensics, and the birth of American CSI, Kate Winkler Dawson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: tales from the archive: pistols, jawbones, and love poetry -- A bloody mess: the case of Allene Lamson's bath, part I -- Genius: the case of Oscar Heinrich's demons -- Heathen: the case of the Baker's handwriting, part I -- Pioneer: the case of the Baker's handwriting, part II -- Damnation: the case of the star's fingerprints, part I -- Indignation: the case of the star's fingerprints, part II -- Double 13: the case of the great train heist -- Bad chemistry: the case of the calculating chemist -- Bits and pieces: the case of Bessie Ferguson's ear -- Triggered: the case of Marty Colwell's gun -- Damned: the case of Allene lamson's Bath, part II
Control code
on1103691025
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
325 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525539551
Lccn
2019050904
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1103691025
Label
American Sherlock : murder, forensics, and the birth of American CSI, Kate Winkler Dawson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: tales from the archive: pistols, jawbones, and love poetry -- A bloody mess: the case of Allene Lamson's bath, part I -- Genius: the case of Oscar Heinrich's demons -- Heathen: the case of the Baker's handwriting, part I -- Pioneer: the case of the Baker's handwriting, part II -- Damnation: the case of the star's fingerprints, part I -- Indignation: the case of the star's fingerprints, part II -- Double 13: the case of the great train heist -- Bad chemistry: the case of the calculating chemist -- Bits and pieces: the case of Bessie Ferguson's ear -- Triggered: the case of Marty Colwell's gun -- Damned: the case of Allene lamson's Bath, part II
Control code
on1103691025
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
325 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525539551
Lccn
2019050904
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1103691025

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