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Blood, bullets, and bones : the story of forensic science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA / Bridget Heos.

Heos, Bridget, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 10 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 363.25 HEO (Text) 37521530833666 AMPL Teen Nonfiction Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton YA 363.25 HEO (Text) 36806002796827 NEW ITEMS Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library YA 363.25 HEO (Text) 33187004129009 YA Nonfiction - R Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg YA 363.25 HEOS (Text) 32826014051148 YA New Books Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland Y363.25 H5285 (Text) 76383000445601 Youth New Shelf, Y NF Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library YA 363.25 HEO (Text) 30477101010431 Young Adult: New Checked out 03/20/2017
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch YA 363.25 HEO (Text) 30477101010449 Young Adult: New Checked out 04/13/2017
Noble Co PL - Central (Albion) 363.25 HEO (Text) 38131004185640 NCPLC-YA Non-fiction Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster YA 363.25 HEO (Text) 72436000116813 YA Nonfiction Available -
Osgood PL - Osgood Main Library YA 363.3 HEO (Text) 39692000903103 New Item Shelves Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062387622
  • Physical Description: 264 pages; : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographic references and index.
Summary, etc.: "Blood, Bullets, and Bones provides young readers with a fresh and fascinating look at the ever-evolving science of forensics. Since the introduction of DNA testing, forensic science has been in the forefront of the public's imagination, thanks especially to popular television shows like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. But forensic analysis has been practiced for thousands of years. Ancient Chinese detectives studied dead bodies for signs of foul play, and in Victorian England, officials used crime scene photography and criminal profiling to investigate the Jack the Ripper murders. In the intervening decades, forensic science has evolved to use the most cutting-edge, innovative techniques and technologies. In this book, acclaimed author Bridget Heos uses real-life cases to tell the history of modern forensic science, from the first test for arsenic poisoning to fingerprinting, firearm and blood spatter analysis, DNA evidence, and all the important milestones in between. By turns captivating and shocking, Blood, Bullets, and Bones demonstrates the essential role forensic science has played in our criminal justice system"-- Provided by publisher.
"A history of modern forensic science from the first test for arsenic poisoning in the 1700s to criminal profiling, fingerprinting, blood splatter analysis, DNA evidence, and all the milestones in between"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Forensic sciences > History > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / General (see also headings under Animals or Technology).
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / General.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Law & Crime.

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