The Resource Death's acre : inside the legendary forensic lab the Body Farm where the dead do tell tales, Dr. Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson ; foreword by Patricia Cornwell

Death's acre : inside the legendary forensic lab the Body Farm where the dead do tell tales, Dr. Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson ; foreword by Patricia Cornwell

Label
Death's acre : inside the legendary forensic lab the Body Farm where the dead do tell tales
Title
Death's acre
Title remainder
inside the legendary forensic lab the Body Farm where the dead do tell tales
Statement of responsibility
Dr. Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson ; foreword by Patricia Cornwell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A forensic anthropologist traces his work at his Tennessee "body farm" lab and cites his contributions to the investigations of several murder cases, as well as his theories about such famous cases as the Lindbergh kidnapping
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bass, William M.
Dewey number
614/.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Interest level
Grades 9-12
LC call number
GN69.8
LC item number
.B37 2003
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
  • 2003 P-098
  • W 800
NLM item number
B317d 2003
Reading level
9.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jefferson, Jon
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Crime laboratories
  • Human body
  • Human skeleton
  • Crime laboratories
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Tennessee
  • United States
  • Forensic sciences
  • Crime laboratories
  • Human body
  • Bones
Label
Death's acre : inside the legendary forensic lab the Body Farm where the dead do tell tales, Dr. Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson ; foreword by Patricia Cornwell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4.
  • The unsavory uncle
  • 5.
  • The case of the headless corpse
  • 6.
  • The scene of the crime
  • 7.
  • Death's acre : the body farm is born
  • 8.
  • A bug for research
  • Foreword
  • 9.
  • Progress and protest
  • 10.
  • Fat Sam and Cadillac Joe
  • 11.
  • Grounded in science
  • 12.
  • The zoo man murders
  • 13.
  • Parts unknown
  • Patricia Cornwell
  • 14.
  • Art imitates death
  • 15.
  • More progress, more protest
  • 16.
  • The backyard barbecue
  • 17.
  • The not-so-accidental tourist
  • 18.
  • The bloody beneficiary
  • 1.
  • 19.
  • Ashes to ashes
  • 20.
  • And when I die
  • appendix 1.
  • Bones of the human skeleton
  • appendix 2.
  • Glossary of forensic and anthropological terms
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • The bones of the Eaglet
  • 2.
  • Dead Indians and dam engineers
  • 3.
  • Bare bones : forensics 101
Control code
ocm52208463
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 304 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780965902304
Lccn
2003046908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99807152285
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Death's acre : inside the legendary forensic lab the Body Farm where the dead do tell tales, Dr. Bill Bass and Jon Jefferson ; foreword by Patricia Cornwell
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4.
  • The unsavory uncle
  • 5.
  • The case of the headless corpse
  • 6.
  • The scene of the crime
  • 7.
  • Death's acre : the body farm is born
  • 8.
  • A bug for research
  • Foreword
  • 9.
  • Progress and protest
  • 10.
  • Fat Sam and Cadillac Joe
  • 11.
  • Grounded in science
  • 12.
  • The zoo man murders
  • 13.
  • Parts unknown
  • Patricia Cornwell
  • 14.
  • Art imitates death
  • 15.
  • More progress, more protest
  • 16.
  • The backyard barbecue
  • 17.
  • The not-so-accidental tourist
  • 18.
  • The bloody beneficiary
  • 1.
  • 19.
  • Ashes to ashes
  • 20.
  • And when I die
  • appendix 1.
  • Bones of the human skeleton
  • appendix 2.
  • Glossary of forensic and anthropological terms
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • The bones of the Eaglet
  • 2.
  • Dead Indians and dam engineers
  • 3.
  • Bare bones : forensics 101
Control code
ocm52208463
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 304 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780965902304
Lccn
2003046908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99807152285
Other physical details
illustrations

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