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The Science of Sherlock Holmes: From Baskerville Hall to the Valley of Fear, the Real Forensics Behind the Great Detective's Greatest Cases

E. J. Wagner

ISBN:

9780470128237

Publisher:

John Wiley & Sons Inc

Publication Date:

2007

Binding:

Softcover

Synopsis:
A crime historian uses the fictitious cases of Sherlock Holmes mysteries as a way to explain forensics during the Victorian age, describing the history of the field at this time; topics such as anatomy, toxicology, blood chemistry, fingerprinting, evidence handling, ballistics, and handwriting; and cases involving poisoning, dogs, insects, and disguises. Repritn.

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Other editions: Hardcover - 2006


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