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Dead center behind the scenes at the world's largest medical examiner's office

by Ribowsky, Shiya.

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Summary
For fifteen years, Shiya Ribowsky worked as a medicolegal investigator in New York City's medical examiner's office - the largest, most sophisticated organization of its kind in the world. Utilizing his background in medicine, he led the investigations of more than eight thousand individual deaths, becoming a key figure in some of New York's most bizarre death cases and eventually taking charge of the largest forensic investigation ever attempted: identifying the dead in the aftermath of the September 11 tragedies. Now, in this mesmerizing book, Ribowsky pulls back the curtain on the New York City's medical examiner's office, giving an enthralling, never-before-seen glimpse into death and the city.
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Subjects Ribowsky, Shiya
New York (N.Y.). Office of Chief Medical Examiner
Medicolegal investigators New York (State) New York Biography
Forensic pathology New York (State) New York Case studies
True Crime
Nonfiction
Medical
Electronic books.
Publisher New York :HarperCollins2009
2009
Contributors Shachtman, Tom, 1942-
OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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Description 1 online resource
ISBN 9780061741975
9780061741975
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