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The poisoner's handbook: murder and the birth of forensic medicine in Jazz Age New York

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subject_facetForensic sciences -- New York (State) -- History
Forensic toxicology -- New York (State) -- History
Poisoning -- New York (State) -- History
title_displayThe poisoner's handbook : murder and the birth of forensic medicine in Jazz Age New York
title_fullThe Poisoner's Handbook Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York
The poisoner's handbook : murder and the birth of forensic medicine in Jazz Age New York / Deborah Blum
title_shortThe poisoner's handbook
title_submurder and the birth of forensic medicine in Jazz Age New York
topic_facetForensic sciences
Forensic toxicology
History
Medical
Nonfiction
Poisoning