Format: Kobo Edition (eBook)
Published: March 1, 2010
Publisher: Quirk Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1594744777
ISBN - 13: 9781594744778
From the Publisher
"My name is Sherlock Holmes. It is my business to know what other
people don't know."
This reader's companion to the casework of Sherlock Holmes
explores the methodology of the world's most famous consulting
detective. From analyzing fingerprints and decoding ciphers to
creating disguises and faking one's own death, readers will learn
how Holmes solved his most celebrated cases-plus an arsenal of
modern techniques available to today's armchair sleuths. Along the
way, readers will discover a host of trivia about the master
detective and his universe: Why did Holmes never marry? How was the
real Scotland Yard organized? Was cocaine really legal back then?
And why were the British so terrified of Australia? Full of
fascinating how-to skills and evocative illustrations, The Sherlock
Holmes Handbook will appeal to Baker Street Irregulars of all
From the Hardcover edition.