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The Poisoner’s Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York

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The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York
author: Deborah Blum
name: Elaine
average rating: 3.98
book published: 2010
rating: 4
read at:
date added: 2015/11/07
shelves: non-fiction, crime, ebook, biography, history, science
review:
Saw the PBS show about this last week, then happened to spot the ebook while looking in the library for airplane reading. Glad I checked it out. Fascinating blend of history, true crime, and science, plus a glimpse of the New York of my grandparents’ youth.

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