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The Resource Forensics, Richard Platt ; foreword by Kathey Reichs

Forensics, Richard Platt ; foreword by Kathey Reichs

Label
Forensics
Title
Forensics
Statement of responsibility
Richard Platt ; foreword by Kathey Reichs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Explore the crime lab with Forensics and discover how detectives use science to solve crimes. From the scene of the crime to a criminal's conviction, discover how the marks of blood, footprints, and fingerprints can lead the police to criminals. Find outhow specialists can match trace evidence, such as a single hair found on a victim, to the murderer. Learn how famous crimes were solved and,like a true detective, find out whether it was arson, poison,or murder
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
179787
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8073
LC item number
.P584 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1100
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Kingfisher knowledge
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Forensics, Richard Platt ; foreword by Kathey Reichs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Signs of the crime -- The crime scene -- Collecting evidence -- Photography -- Telltale marks -- Finding a body -- Lifting prints -- Showing up the invisible -- Summary -- Who is it? -- Evidence from blood -- DNA analysis -- Teeth and bones -- Making faces -- Matching fingerprints -- Unknown culprit -- Proof of guilt -- Summary -- Crime lab -- The autopsy -- How did they die? -- Trace evidence -- Dirty proof -- Computers and crime -- Bombs and fires -- Drugs and poisons -- Weapons -- Fakes and forgeries -- Summary
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780753458624
Lccn
2005010923
Other control number
9780753458624
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Forensics, Richard Platt ; foreword by Kathey Reichs
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Signs of the crime -- The crime scene -- Collecting evidence -- Photography -- Telltale marks -- Finding a body -- Lifting prints -- Showing up the invisible -- Summary -- Who is it? -- Evidence from blood -- DNA analysis -- Teeth and bones -- Making faces -- Matching fingerprints -- Unknown culprit -- Proof of guilt -- Summary -- Crime lab -- The autopsy -- How did they die? -- Trace evidence -- Dirty proof -- Computers and crime -- Bombs and fires -- Drugs and poisons -- Weapons -- Fakes and forgeries -- Summary
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780753458624
Lccn
2005010923
Other control number
9780753458624
Other physical details
col. ill.

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