The Resource The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics, James F. O'Brien, (electronic resource)

The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics, James F. O'Brien, (electronic resource)

Label
The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics
Title
The scientific Sherlock Holmes
Title remainder
cracking the case with science and forensics
Statement of responsibility
James F. O'Brien
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
'The Scientific Sherlock Holmes' connects Holmes' vegetable poisons with concepts in botany, his use of fingerprinting with forensic science, and carbon monoxide poisoning and hemoglobin tests with concepts in chemistry, thus integrating the Holmes stories with all branches of science
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, James F.
Dewey number
363.25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV8073
LC item number
.O36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forensic sciences
  • Chemistry, Forensic
  • Criminal investigation
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character)
  • Science in literature
Summary expansion
Arthur Conan Doyle's enduringly popular Sherlock Holmes has his own undeniable place in the public eye. Holmes is often seen applying concepts of some branch of science in his work, discussing scientific matters with Watson, or is involved in situations where the applicability of the formal sciences is apparent. The Scientific Sherlock Holmes connects Holmes' vegetable poisons with concepts in botany, his use of fingerprinting with forensic science, and carbon monoxide poisoning and hemoglobin tests with concepts in chemistry, thus integrating the Holmes stories with all branches of science
Label
The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics, James F. O'Brien, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-166) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 175 p. )
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299456839
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000001018754
  • (StDuBDS)AH25000151
  • (SSID)ssj0000860793
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12364163
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000860793
  • (PQKBWorkID)10915535
  • (PQKB)11021967
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1100055
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001018754
Label
The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics, James F. O'Brien, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-166) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 175 p. )
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299456839
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000001018754
  • (StDuBDS)AH25000151
  • (SSID)ssj0000860793
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12364163
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000860793
  • (PQKBWorkID)10915535
  • (PQKB)11021967
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1100055
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001018754

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