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

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9781594202438
014311882
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9781101524893
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Full title poisoner s handbook murder and the birth of forensic medicine in jazz age new york
Author blum deborah
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display_description Chronicles 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_facet Forensic sciences -- New York (State) -- History, Forensic toxicology -- New York (State) -- History, Poisoning -- New York (State) -- History
title_display The poisoner's handbook : murder and the birth of forensic medicine in Jazz Age New York
title_full The 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_short The poisoner's handbook :
title_sub Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York
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