Guide to forensic pathology
Guide to Forensic Pathology provides a concise overview of forensic pathology to those who wish to know the basics but lack formal forensic training. Both fascinating & practical, this book explains everything from who the experts are in death investigation & what their roles are to how effective testimonies are presented in court. The importance of forensic DNA testing is emphasized with a separate section in this timely reference guide.
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FORENSIC DNA TESTING
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