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Forensic Science of CSI

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The CBS television show, "C.S.I.: Crime Scene Investigation," has captured audiences - and ratings - with its unflinchingly realistic details of forensic science, tools, and technology. This fascinating new book - written by an acclaimed biographer with a master's degree in forensic psychology - goes behind the crime-solving techniques dramatized on the TV show to examine the reality of these cutting-edge procedures.

From DNA typing and ballistics, to bitemark and blood pattern analysis, here are detailed accounts of the actual techniques used in today's crime investigations. Prominent experts in the field offer rare glimpses into cases ranging from missing persons to murder.

For fans of the television show, as well as true crime buffs and science readers - this is the real thing.

Praise for this book

"Fascinating... this book is a must for anyone who wonders how the real crime-solvers do it." - Michael Palmer

Used availability for Katherine Ramsland's Forensic Science of CSI

Paperback Editions

August 2001 : USA Paperback

Title: The Forensic Science of C.S.I.
Author(s): Katherine Ramsland
ISBN: 0-425-18359-9 / 978-0-425-18359-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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Kindle Editions

September 2001 : USA, Canada Kindle edition

Title: Forensic Science of CSI
Author(s): Katherine Ramsland
Publisher: Berkley
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