Investigating murder mysteries /

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by Dowswell, Paul.
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Series: Forensic files Published by : Heinemann Library, (Chicago, Ill. :) Physical details: 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm. Subject(s): Murder investigation. | Forensic sciences. | Criminal investigation. | Murder --Case studies. Year : 2004 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index.

What is forensic science? -- Forensics, the early days -- The left-handed lumberjack -- The Bulgarian umbrella murder -- The nightstalker's big mistake -- The pitchfork murders -- The maid of the seas -- "Omar killed me" -- Guatemala's killing fields -- The Washington, D.C. snipers -- Solve it!

Discusses some famous murder cases and how forensic science techniques were used to solve them.