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The Resource Carved in bone, Jefferson Bass

Carved in bone, Jefferson Bass

Label
Carved in bone
Title
Carved in bone
Statement of responsibility
Jefferson Bass
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Investigation of the discovery of a woman's body, mummified after 30 years in a Tennessee cave, brings forensic anthropologist Bill Brockton of the Body Farm into conflict with inhabitants of a remote mountain community. The county's uncooperative sheriff and incompetent deputy threaten to derail the investigation, as do Brockton's personal demons-- lingering guilt over the death of his wife and the fury of a medical examiner whom Brockton opposes in court
Member of
Summary
The founder of the Body Farm, the only laboratory devoted to the study of human decomposition, Dr. Bill Brockton discovers an unusual corpse--an almost perfectly preserved mummy found in East Tennessee's mountainous Cooke County
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
138967
Cataloging source
CNVPL
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Bass, Jefferson
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.A8475
LC item number
C37*
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bass, William M.
  • Jefferson, Jon
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True
Series statement
A Body Farm Novel
Series volume
[Book 1]
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  • Brockton, Bill
  • Forensic anthropologists
  • Human body
  • Crime laboratories
  • Caves
  • Tennessee, East
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Body Farm mystery
Label
Carved in bone, Jefferson Bass
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Book 1 of the Body Farm Novel series (series numeration from NoveList)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21030437
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780060759827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780062277350
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn406033140
  • (OCoLC)406033140
Label
Carved in bone, Jefferson Bass
Publication
Copyright
Note
Book 1 of the Body Farm Novel series (series numeration from NoveList)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21030437
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780060759827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780062277350
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn406033140
  • (OCoLC)406033140

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