Books tagged: forensic science

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Coveralls
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The year was 1921, and Sheriff Bill Brewster had a murder on his hands. His only possible link to the killer was a pair of blood-stained coveralls discovered in a trash can. Forensic science was in its infancy in the early 1920s, but in the hands of Dr. Winslow Tegan, the coroner, those coveralls would provide a number of clues to the killer's identity.
Prayers for the Dying
Series: Marshall House Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00)
Dr. Peter Ainsley knew it was only a matter of time before London claims another murder victim, but this time the body is discovered tied to a lamppost four doors down from the house Ainsley shares with his sister and their bedridden father. The day the body is discovered, a maid of their house and Ainsley’s lover, Julia Kemp, fails to return home from errands in the city.
They Almost Got Away With It: How DNA & Forensic Science Caught 7 Notorious Killers
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In his 6th book in the True Crime Series, John Summit thoroughly examines the origins of DNA and how advancements in DNA analysis around the world have propelled law enforcement and crime scene investigation into a new era. If you've never read any of Mr. Summit's work in the prior volumes of his True Crime Series, this book is a great place to start and is a real brain tweak.
That's Not My Voice!: A Practical Understanding of the Art and Science of Modern Voice Identification
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Forensic Science
Ed Primeau has three decades of experience as an Audio Forensic analyst. This book is a comprehensive guide, and offers readers a practical understanding of the art and science of modern voice identification. Anyone with a home computer can follow the clear illustrated instructions and begin to explore the fascinating field of Audio Forensics.
Foresnsics 103 - Yet Another Friendly Primer for Writers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,600. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Gathered from years of posts about Forensics, aimed at educating writers and laymen on a variety of subjects, this second volume in Robert Jone's series continues where Forensics 101, A Friendly Primer for Writers, and the follow-on Forensics 102 left off, with more articles on a wide variety of subjects. An invaluable tool, and very interesting book.
South of the Deadline
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,580. Language: American English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00)
In 1910, Seattle’s red light district, called the “Deadline,” is doing booming business in gambling, boozing and prostitution. Clara Johnson, a singer and prostitute, is found murdered in a cheap hotel. Suffragette Sophie Bramson, fleeing the music halls of Paris, returns to Seattle and meets Dr. Lars Haglund, a surgeon and pioneer forensic scientist. Together they investigate Clara's death.
Mestaclocan
Series: Zack Tolliver, FBI. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,380. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When an early morning phone call from San Francisco brings news of yet another murder victim, her throat ravaged as if by an animal, FBI Agent Zack Tolliver agrees to assist his old friend Homicide Detective Marty O'Bannon with his investigation. Zack enlists his Navajo colleague Eagle Feather but what they discover there leads them to an old nemesis and into the vortex of a deadly mystery.
The Adventure of Black Drop
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes, resurrected here a hundred years after his last canonical case, is forced to take on more than one case simultaneously. Will he survive this diabolical blow to his modus operandi, while striving to repair an estranged friendship with faithful Dr. Watson, and navigating the smoke and mirrors set up at the corner of every street of Victorian London by his nemesis, Prof. Moriarty?
Chorus of the Dead
Series: Marshall House Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,650. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
1867 - Morgue surgeon at one of London's most prestigious hospitals, Dr. Peter Ainsley is familiar with the smells of the dead and the dying but when the brilliant, young doctor is summoned to a small English town in the north his ability to keep his patients at a cold, comfortable distance is put to the test.
The Final Diagnosis
Price: $5.58 USD. Words: 41,090. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Final Diagnosis: What Autopsies Reveal About Life and Death, by Boris Datnow MD, and Claire Datnow, rewards readers with fascinating insights into this little known branch of medicine, its scientific conclusions and human repercussions. Like a good mystery, each case is salted with clues to help the reader solve the final cause of death—revealed only at the end.