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A thousand lives : the untold story of hope, deception, and survival at Jonestown

Author: Julia Scheeres
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Free Press hardcover edView all editions and formats
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What started as a Utopian dream soon devolved into a terrifying work camp run by a madman, ending in the mass murder-suicide of 914 members in November 1978.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julia Scheeres
ISBN: 9781416596394 1416596399
OCLC Number: 709673140
Description: xii, 307 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: An adventure --
Church --
Redwood Valley --
"Dad" --
Edith --
Traitors --
Exodus --
Pioneers --
The promised land --
Georgetown --
Siege --
Bullets to kill bumblebees --
Runaways --
Concern --
Control --
Release --
Drill --
Hyacinth --
Stanley --
Relatives --
The embassy --
Control --
Escape --
Chaos --
November --
Ryan --
End --
Bodies --
Survivors.
Other Titles: Untold story of hope, deception, and survival at Jonestown
Responsibility: by Julia Scheeres.
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What started as a Utopian dream soon devolved into a terrifying work camp run by a madman, ending in the mass murder-suicide of 914 members in November 1978.

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