A GRAIN OF TRUTH: How Pollen Brought a Murderer to Justice

By: Milne, Lynne

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175pp., unpaginated colour and b/white halftone plate section, printed endpapers, plus intext illustrations and tables. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. In 1996, a young mother of two was brutally murdered and her body dumped in parkland near Noosa, on Queensland's Sunshine Coast. Despite suspicions, evidence in the crime was thin until the investigating police called in a forensic palynologist - a pollen specialist. The author tells the story of how a few grains of pollen eventually led to a conviction for murder . . . Contents include: Prelims., In the Beginning, numerous chapters, Epilogue, Glossary and Abbs., References. Book weight approx. 440g.

Title: A GRAIN OF TRUTH: How Pollen Brought a Murderer to Justice

Author Name: Milne, Lynne

Categories: True Crime, Science & Technology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, N.S.W., Australia, Reed New Holland: 2005

ISBN Number: 1877069027

ISBN Number 13: 9781877069024

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012991

Keywords: True Crime, Australia, Forensic Botany, Queensland, Palynology, Pollens, Forensic Investigations, Milne, Lynne