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Debra Komar

Debra Komar is the author of The Ballad of Jacob Peck , The Lynching of Peter Wheeler , and, most recently, The Bastard of Fort Stikine , which won the 2016 Canadian Authors Award for Canadian History. A Fellow of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences and a practicing forensic anthropologist for over twenty years, she investigated human-rights violations for the United Nations and Physicians for Human Rights. She has testified as an expert witness at The Hague and throughout North America...See more