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Scene of the Crime: A Writer's Guide to Crime-Scene Investigations (Howdunit Writing)

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Publisher Comments:

Never before has such specialized information been so thoroughly compiled and easily accessible to writers! Each book is written by a professional in their respective field, providing the inside details that writers need to weave a credible — and salable — story.

Book News Annotation:

The author, a former investigator, instructor, and mystery writer, details real crime scenes, describing what investigators look for, how they collect and analyze evidence, and what happens to the crime scene once the initial investigation ends. Includes timetables and charts in addition to procedural rules and regulations and anecdotal illustrations.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [226]-227) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780898795189
Subtitle:
A Writer's Guide to Crime-Scene Investigations
Author:
Wingate, Anne
Publisher:
Libri
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio :
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Forensic Science
Subject:
Mystery & Detective Fiction
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Genre Fiction
Subject:
Technique
Subject:
Detective and mystery stories
Subject:
Criminal investigation
Subject:
Criminal investigation -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series:
Howdunit Writing
Series Volume:
no. 143
Publication Date:
September 1992
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.98x6.10x.70 in. .82 lbs.

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Reference » Writing » General
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