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The Resource Case closed : the real scoop on detective work, Milton Meltzer

Case closed : the real scoop on detective work, Milton Meltzer

Label
Case closed : the real scoop on detective work
Title
Case closed
Title remainder
the real scoop on detective work
Statement of responsibility
Milton Meltzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.25
Index
index present
Intended audience
1090
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
6-8
LC call number
HV7922
LC item number
.M45 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.9
Study program name
Reading Counts RC
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Case closed : the real scoop on detective work, Milton Meltzer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What it's like to be a detective: Uncovering secrets -- The six questions -- Observation, plus -- A mold on a petri dish -- On the crime scene box: to link, or to clear? -- Scared witnesses box: electronic witnesses, secret listening, secret watching -- White-colar crime box: swindlers in cyberspace -- The narcotics squad -- A tough job -- Behind the scenes in the lab: The greasy overalls box: the Korean rope -- Fingerprints, millions of them -- What DNA proves box: DNA danger -- Bullets with signatures -- Blood and poison -- No two write alike box: Hitler's secret diaries -- Secrets and lies -- Eyewitnesses and identification box: is it young Mr. Lincoln? -- Secrets in old bones box: when mummies speak -- Detective work, not on the police force: The Pinkertons and the Molly Maguires -- Cloak-and-dagger work among the corporations -- Going after the mafia -- The investigative reporter box: crime busters at the word processor -- What happens to evidence in court -- When the innocent are convicted -- So you want to be a detective?
Control code
ocm45841490
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
88 p.
Isbn
9780439293150
Lccn
2001016293
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
45841490
Label
Case closed : the real scoop on detective work, Milton Meltzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What it's like to be a detective: Uncovering secrets -- The six questions -- Observation, plus -- A mold on a petri dish -- On the crime scene box: to link, or to clear? -- Scared witnesses box: electronic witnesses, secret listening, secret watching -- White-colar crime box: swindlers in cyberspace -- The narcotics squad -- A tough job -- Behind the scenes in the lab: The greasy overalls box: the Korean rope -- Fingerprints, millions of them -- What DNA proves box: DNA danger -- Bullets with signatures -- Blood and poison -- No two write alike box: Hitler's secret diaries -- Secrets and lies -- Eyewitnesses and identification box: is it young Mr. Lincoln? -- Secrets in old bones box: when mummies speak -- Detective work, not on the police force: The Pinkertons and the Molly Maguires -- Cloak-and-dagger work among the corporations -- Going after the mafia -- The investigative reporter box: crime busters at the word processor -- What happens to evidence in court -- When the innocent are convicted -- So you want to be a detective?
Control code
ocm45841490
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
88 p.
Isbn
9780439293150
Lccn
2001016293
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
45841490

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