Forensics and modern disasters
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Published by Marshall Cavendish Benchmark in New York .
Written in English


  • Forensic sciences,
  • Disaster victims,
  • General,
  • Identification,
  • Criminal investigation,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Disasters,
  • Social Science

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Provides an introduction to forensic science and how it is used to provide answers in modern disasters.

Edition Notes

Statementby Rebecca Stefoff
SeriesForensic science investigated, Forensic science investigated
LC ClassificationsHV8073.8 .S7384 2011eb
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] /
Pagination1 online resource (95 p.) :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25563322M
ISBN 101608703177
ISBN 109781608703173

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