Handbook of Firearms and Ballistics: Examining and Interpreting Forensic Evidence, Second Edition
Copyright © 2008 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Author(s): Brian J. Heard
Published Online: 29 SEP 2008
Print ISBN: 9780470694602
Online ISBN: 9780470694589
About this Book
The updated second edition of Handbook of Firearms and Ballistics includes recent developed analytical techniques and methodologies with a more comprehensive glossary, additional material, and new case studies. With a new chapter on the determination of bullet caliber via x-ray photography, this edition includes revised material on muzzle attachments, proof marks, non-toxic bullets, and gunshot residues. Essential reading for forensic scientists, firearms examiners, defense and prosecution practitioners, the judiciary, and police force, this book is also a helpful reference guide for undergraduate and graduate forensic science students.