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Fingerprints : dead people do tell tales / Chana Stiefel.

Book Book (c2012.)
Description: 104 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, N.J. : Enslow Publishers, c2012.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Everett - Parlin Memorial YA Nonfiction 363.258/S855f (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Teen Nonfiction TEEN 363.25/Stiefel (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780766036895
  • ISBN: 0766036898
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. 96-98, 100-101) and index.
Contents: The wild will west story : what are fingerprints and what makes them unique? -- On the record : how fingerprints became instant I.D -- The hunt : how do experts locate and lift prints? -- You can run, but you can't hide : how fingerprints catch up with criminals -- Fudging fingerprints : how criminals go to extremes to hide their prints -- Fingerprint flaws : when innocent people are sent to jail -- Instant I.D. : the future of fingerprinting -- Afterword: the system at work.
Summary: "Uses true crime stories to explain the science of forensics and fingerprint evidence"--Provided by publisher.
Citation: Stiefel, Chana. "Fingerprints : dead people do tell tales." Berkeley Heights, N.J. : Enslow Publishers, 2012.

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