Crime Solvers: Mystery in the Morgue: Be a Pathologist, 1st Edition

  • Alix Wood
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538206277
  • ISBN-13: 9781538206270
  • DDC: 614.1
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released February 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Sometimes detectives get the glory of being the crime solvers, but the true heroes are the scientists who give them the information they need to do their job. Forensic pathologists are experts in determining a person's cause of death. This unique book is part narrative and part science text, explaining how pathologists use their knowledge of the human body to help solve mysteries. Readers will learn about the different aspects of this fascinating job while trailing a pathologist working on an exciting case.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Call the Pathologist....
2: Meet a Forensic Pathologist.
3: What do Forensic Pathologists Do?.
4: Science Detective Who is the Victim?.
5: A Little Bit of Doubt.
6: Science Detective Pathologist’s Eye View.
7: An Identity.
8: The Time of Death.
9: Science Detective Is Everyone the Same?.
10: The Body’s Secrets.
11: Science Detective Know Your Insides Inside Out?.
12: Secrets in the Soil.
13: Science Detective What Plant Left That?.
14: A Fall, or a Push?.
15: Science Detective How Do You Get DNA?.
16: The Crime Scene.
17: Meeting the Family.
18: Science Detective Rotten Experiment.
19: Getting Ready For Court.
20: The Verdict.
Want to be a Forensic Pathologist??.
Further Information.