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Careers in fingerprint and trace analysis

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Published by Rosen Central in New York .
Written in English


  • Forensic sciences,
  • Fingerprints,
  • Trace analysis,
  • Evidence, Criminal,
  • Criminal investigation

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJeffrey Spalding.
SeriesCareers in forensics
LC ClassificationsHV8073 .S62863 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18512619M
ISBN 109781404213449
LC Control Number2007033469

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