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Graphic Forensic Science - Set of 6
    Code: GRAPH105
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    ISBN: 9781404214460
    Format: Reinforced Hardcover
    Publisher: Rosen
    Series: Graphic Forensic Science
    Ages: 11 to 14
    Size: 6¾ X 10½
    Total Pages: 48
    For Grades: 5 to 8
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    This engrossing series captures the thrills and intrigue of forensic science through the popular and accessible graphic novel format. Each of these exciting books presents three real-life cases that highlight a given specialty. Readers will walk in the shoes of some crime-solving professionals including pathologists, forensic anthropologists, and profilers. Additional content includes historical and scientific background on the featured discipline, as well as gripping photographs and detailed annotated diagrams.


    — Inside Solving Crime with Trace Evidence

    Titles include:

    Autopsies: Pathologists at Work

    Pathologists interpret what the dead are saying using post-mortem examinations. Three stories of actual crimes solved via autopsies are presented here in comic form. Includes overviews of how a crime is investigated and of how a post-mortem exam is conducted.


    Corpses and Skeletons: The Science of Forensic Anthropology

    Describes how forensic anthropology and art are used to help determine age, sex, and manner of death in criminal investigations, and includes three case studies in graphic novel format that implemented these tactics.


    Crime Scene Investigators

    Please note: On page 34 the words "darn it" are used.

    Describes how crime scene investigators use physical evidence at a crime scene to help determine details of the crime, and includes three case studies in graphic novel format that were aided by these investigators.


    Detective Work: Ballistics

    In graphic format, describes three stories in which ballistics experts analyze guns and bullets found at crime scenes to solve crimes.


    Solving Crimes Through Criminal Profiling

    Describes how criminal profiling is used to help determine the physical and mental characteristics of the culprit for investigators, and includes three case studies in graphic novel format that implemented these tactics.


    Solving Crimes with Trace Evidence

    Describes how pieces of trace evidence, including fingerprints, fibers, and blood, are used to help solve criminal investigations, and includes case studies in graphic novel format that used the processing of trace of evidence.