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Seductive poison : a Jonestown survivor's story of life and death in the Peoples Temple

Author: Deborah Layton
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st Anchor Books trade paperback edView all editions and formats
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A close confidante of the late Reverend Jim Jones describes how she was drawn into the deadly cult and how she narrowly escaped the mass suicide in Guyana in 1978.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jim Jones; Deborah Layton
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Layton
ISBN: 0385489846 9780385489843
OCLC Number: 43461666
Description: xxiv, 309 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.
Contents: ONE: 1. Secrets and Shadows --
2. Exiled --
3. Lost and Found --
4. Indoctrination --
5. Father Loves Us --
6. Resurrection --
7. Bad Press --
TWO: 8. Exodus to Paradise --
9. Guyana-The Promised Land --
10. Welcome to Jonestown --
11. Hints of Madness --
12. Dark Days-White Nights --
13. Sickly Ascension --
14. Forsaking Mama --
15. Escaping Paradise --
16. No Place to Hide --
17. Emergency Standby --
THREE: 18. Doesn't Anyone Hear Me? --
19. Descent Into the Abyss --
20. Hope Extinguished, November 18, 1978.
Responsibility: Deborah Layton.

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A close confidante of the late Reverend Jim Jones describes how she was drawn into the deadly cult and how she narrowly escaped the mass suicide in Guyana in 1978.

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