The Resource Forensic ballistics in court : interpretation and presentation of firearms evidence, Brian J. Heard

Forensic ballistics in court : interpretation and presentation of firearms evidence, Brian J. Heard

Label
Forensic ballistics in court : interpretation and presentation of firearms evidence
Title
Forensic ballistics in court
Title remainder
interpretation and presentation of firearms evidence
Statement of responsibility
Brian J. Heard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Forensic Ballistics in Court: Interpretation and Presentation of Firearms Evidence is an accessible introduction to firearms and ballistics evidence and how this is analysed and presented as evidence in a court of law. The book contains little or no coverage of the history and development of weapons, ammunition and forensic technologies but rather approaches the subject in terms of the realities of case work. Opening with a clear explanation of the correct nomenclature for various weapon types and their parts, illustrations help to clarify the names of the various components of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.25/62
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8077
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Forensic ballistics in court : interpretation and presentation of firearms evidence, Brian J. Heard
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About the author -- Introduction -- Firearms history -- Weapon types and their operation -- Proof marks -- Ammunition components -- An introduction to ballistics -- A brief history of forensic firearms identification -- Basic concepts of striation matching identification -- Accidental discharge -- Identification of calibre from the bullet entry hole -- Ricochet analysis -- Bullet penetration and trajectory through glass
Control code
ocn818985753
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118505014
Lccn
2012047018
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Publisher number
EB00063775
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.b35520796
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)818985753
  • pebcs1118504992

Library Locations

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