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Forensic taphonomy and ecology of North American scavengers
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ISBN: 0128132639 0128132434 9780128132630 9780128132432 Year: 2018 Publisher: London, England : Academic Press,

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Advances in Forensic Taphonomy : method, Theory, and Archaeological Perspectives
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ISBN: 0849311896 9780849311895 Year: 1977 Publisher: Cleveland CRC Press

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Forensic taphonomy : the postmortem fate of human remains
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ISBN: 9780849394348 Year: 1996 Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press,


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Manual of forensic taphonomy
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ISBN: 9781439878415 1439878412 1439878439 9781439878439 Year: 2014 Publisher: Boca Raton CRC Press

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"Forensic taphonomy is the study of the postmortem changes to human remains, focusing largely on environmental effects - including decomposition in soil and water and interaction with plants, insects, and other animals. While other books have focused on subsets such as forensic botany and entomology, Manual of Forensic Taphonomy is the first update of the entire domain in more than ten years and the first book to consider distinguishing among multiple types of taphonomic changes. Edited by two of the most distinguished experts in the field, this volume examines taphonomic alterations to bone and related taphonomic processes common to cases of forensic interest ... The ability to recognize taphonomic characteristics and discriminate between osseous alterations with similar appearances but dissimilar origins is essential to those engaged in the analysis of skeletal remains. This volume is an ideal guide for students and non-specialists as well as a reference manual for professionals."--Back cover.

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