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The Poisoner's Handbook will be a two-hour film on PBS's American Experience on January 7. Go here to learn more and have fun with an interactive poisoner's comic book.
Learn more about The Poisoner’s Handbook, a New York Times paperback best seller:

The New York Times: “The Poisoner’s Handbook is an inventive history that, like arsenic mixed into blackberry pie, goes down with ease.”

The Washington Post: Not only is "The Poisoner's Handbook" as thrilling as any "CSI" episode, but it also offers something even better: an education in how forensics really works. (more)

BookPage: The Poisoner’s Handbook is that rare nonfiction book that has something for everyone, whether you are a true-crime aficionado, a political-history buff, a science geek or simply a fan of well-written narrative suspense. (more

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