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The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York by Deborah Blum

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Interviews with the Author

Time Magazine - CSI: Jazz Age New York

Podcast: Science Friday with host Ira Flatow: Deborah Blum and the Poisoner's Handbook

Picking the Poison: The Story of Forensic Medicine - All Things Considered

Podcast: Scientific American - The Poisoner's Handbook: The Sinister Side of Chemistry

Alexander Gettler, right, and colleagues in the first toxicology laboratory of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, City of New York, in a photo from 1922 or 1923.

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