Books about Bodies
Ramsland, Katherine, The Scientist
When the fictionalized glamour of forensics science recedes, will the stories still captivate?
Cause of Death: Forensic Files of a Medical Examiner, By Stephen D. Coble and Tobin T. Buhk, 327 pp., Prometheus Books, $26.00
Flesh and Bone, By Jefferson Bass, 368 pp., William Morrow, $24.95
Post Mortem: Solving History's Great Medical Mysteries, By Philip A. Mackowiak, 384 pp., American College of Physicians, $29.95
By Katherine Ramsland
In 1993, "Big" Mike Rubenstein reported the deaths of three of his relatives in a Mississippi cabin. Rubenstein claimed to have visited the cabin in November, but he found it empty; returning in December, he found them …
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Publication information: Article title: Books about Bodies. Contributors: Ramsland, Katherine - Author. Magazine title: The Scientist. Volume: 21. Issue: 4 Publication date: April 2007. Page number: 64+. © The Scientist, Inc. Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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