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Hunting Charles Manson : the quest for justice in the days of helter skelter / Lis Wiehl with Caitlin Rother.

Wiehl, Lis W., (author.). Rother, Caitlin, (author.).
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Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 364.152/30979493 WIEHL (Text) 34304000903132 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780718092085
  • ISBN: 0718092082
  • Physical Description: xv, 319 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Nelson Books, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, [2018]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- Charlie the guru -- Indoctrination at Spahn Ranch -- The Gary Hinman murder -- Lotsapoppa -- "Political piggy" -- "Do whatever Tex says" -- The sole survivor -- The bloody aftermath -- "How could anybody be so cruel?" -- "Call the police!" -- Drug burn or robbery gone wrong? -- Raid at Spahn Ranch -- "I felt I could conquer the world" -- Doing hard time -- The first family members -- "Dennis Wilson: I live with 17 girls" -- Searching for a new home -- "Somebody dropped the ball" -- Looking for Terry Melcher -- The murder of Shorty Shea -- Hiding out in Death valley -- Connecting the dots -- The dominoes begin to fall -- Forced to cooperate -- The first death sentence -- "Mockery of justice" -- The trial of the century -- Ronald Hughes disappears -- Folie à deux -- Death penalty overturned -- Manson comes up for parole -- Alternative scenarios -- The fight against parole -- Jason Freeman: "Charles Manson III" -- Manson's legacy -- "I'm dying" -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
New York Times bestselling author and former federal prosecutor Lis Wiehl uses new research and first-hand interviews to tell the heart-pounding story of Charles Manson's horrific crimes, the painstaking investigation that followed, and the inspired prosecution that put him away.-- Publisher's description.
Subject: Manson, Charles, 1934-2017.
Murderers > California > Los Angeles > Case studies.
Mass murder investigation > California > Los Angeles > Case studies.
Murder > California > Los Angeles > Case studies.
Genre: True crime stories.

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