Forensic taphonomy is the study of the postmortem changes to human remains, focusing largely on environmental effects including decomposition in soil and water and interaction with plants, insects, and other animals. While other books have focused on subsets such as forensic botany and entomology, Manual of Forensic Taphonomy is the first update of

chapter 4|22 pages

Bone Density and Bone Attrition

chapter 6|28 pages

Fluvial Taphonomy

chapter 16|20 pages

Avian Taphonomy