American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI SIGNED

By: Dawson, Kate Winkler

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.The riveting story of the birth of criminal investigation in the twentieth century. Berkeley, California, 1933. In a lab filled with curiosities, beakers, microscopes, Bunsen burners, and hundreds upon hundreds of books, sat an investigator who would go on to crack at least two thousand cases in his forty-year career. Known as the "American Sherlock Holmes," Edward Oscar Heinrich was one of America's greatest and first forensic scientists, with an uncanny knack for finding clues, establishing evidence, and deducing answers with a skill that seemed almost supernatural.

Title: American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI SIGNED

Author Name: Dawson, Kate Winkler

Categories: History, Science, Signed, Limited Editions, First Editions,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2020-02-11

ISBN: 0525539557

ISBN 13: 9780525539551

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10-4-2025

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