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A thousand lives : the untold story of hope, deception, and survival at Jonestown / by Julia Scheeres.

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  • ISBN: 9781416596394
  • ISBN: 1416596399
  • Description: xii, 307 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Free Press hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Free Press,

Available copies

  • 12 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction BP 605 .P46 S34 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction BP 605 P46 S34 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 289.9/Scheeres (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction BP 605 .P46 S34 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) 289.9 Scheeres (Text to phone) Available -
Middlesex - Bedford Campus Stacks BP605.P46 S34 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody West Branch Adult Nonfiction NEW BP 605 .P46 S34 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Stacks 4 289.9 SCH22TH (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult Nonfiction 289.9 SCH (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 289.9/SCHEERES (Text to phone) Checked out 05/03/2014
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Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Contents Note: An adventure -- Church -- The valley -- Dad -- Edith -- Traitors -- Exodus -- Pioneers -- Promised land -- Georgetown -- Siege -- Bullets -- Runaways -- Concern -- Control -- Release -- Drill -- Hyacinth -- Relatives -- The embassy -- Psychotropics -- Escape -- Chaos -- November -- Ryan -- The end.
Summary: 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.
Subject: Jonestown Mass Suicide, Jonestown, Guyana, 1978.