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Titel: Forensics and Fiction: Clever, Intriguing, ...
Verlag: Minotaur Books
Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: A lively and informative follow-up to "Murder and Mayhem," Dr. Lyle answers new and challenging questions that mystery, suspense, and thriller writers need to know--including topics such as traumatic injuries and illnesses, crime labs, coroners and autopsies, and more. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_new_0312365519
Inhaltsangabe: How long can someone survive in a cold, damp cave without food or water? How was diphtheria treated in 1886? Can Botox kill? Can DNA be found on a knife years later? How are mummified corpses identified? How long does it take blood to clot when spilled on a tile floor? What happens in death from electrocution?
As a consultant to many novelists around the world and to the writers of such popular TV shows as Monk, Law & Order, House, and CSI: Miami, D. P. Lyle, M.D., has answered many cool, clever, and oddball questions over the years. Forensics and Fiction: Clever, Intriguing, and Downright Odd Questions from Crime Writers is a collection of the best of these questions. The answers are provided in a concise and entertaining fashion that will keep you wide awake so you can read "just one more."
Über den Autor:
D. P. Lyle, M.D., is the Macavity Award?winning and Edgar Award?nominated author of the nonfiction books Murder and Mayhem: A Doctor Answers Medical and Forensic Questions for Mystery Writers, a compilation of the most interesting questions he has received over the years, and Forensics for Dummies, an in-depth look into the world of forensic science.
Dr. Lyle is a practicing cardiologist in Orange County, California, and has worked as a story and technical consultant with many published authors and with the writers and producers of several popular television shows, including Law & Order, CSI: Miami, Diagnosis Murder, Monk, Judging Amy, Cold Case, Peacemakers, House, Medium, and 1-800-Missing.
Through the Writer?s Medical and Forensics Lab (www.dplylemd.com), Dr. Lyle works with writers and readers to enrich the authenticity of stories they write and read.
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