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The poisoner's handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York

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9780143118824
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display_descriptionChronicles the story of New York City's first forensic scientists to describe Jazz Age poisoning cases, including a family's inexplicable balding, Barnum and Bailey's Blue Man, and the crumbling bones of factory workers. The untold story of how poison rocked Jazz Age New York City. A pair of forensic scientists began their trailblazing chemical detective work, fighting to end an era when untraceable poisons offered an easy path to the perfect crime.
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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