Bones: A Forensic Detective's Casebook

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M. Evans, Incorporated, 2000 - Medical - 317 pages
9 Reviews
Fascinating, educational, and highly readable, "Bones" takes readers into the dark world of forensic science. Dr. Ubelaker, a frequent forensics consultant to the FBI, and Scammell, author of "Mortal Remains, " document a collection of cases that span from 40,000 B.C. to today. 43 b&w photos.

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User Review  - David - Goodreads

At first I wondered if I was going to get through this one. The author's writing style was dry. As I got into the rythem of his writing, though, it became far more accessible. If you have any interest ... Read full review

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User Review  - Angie - Goodreads

anyone who has even a weak interest in forensic anthropology should read this book. i've read it thrice, prior to this last time, and never does it NOT leave me in awe of what the people who find the ... Read full review

Contents

Helping Hands
1
Impolite Society
16
The Other Army of the Potomac
50
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Ubelaker is a curator of anthropology at the National Museum of Natural History at the Smithsonian Institution.

Scammell, a medical writer and researcher, has been involved in the search for a cure for rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory forms of arthritis for over 10 years.

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