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

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lower Macungie Library.
  • 2 of 4 copies available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative. (Show)

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1 current hold with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lower Macungie Library 363.25 DAW (Text) 33400001474603 New Adult Nonfiction Checked Out 07/01/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525539551 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0525539557 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 325 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2020]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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 -- Epilogue: Case closed..
Summary, etc.:
"From the acclaimed author of Death in the Air comes the riveting story of the birth of criminal investigation in the twentieth century."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Heinrich, Edward Oscar, 1881-1953.
Criminologists > United States > Biography.
Forensic sciences > United States > History.
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