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

Scheeres, Julia. (Author).
Book Book (2011.)
Description: xii, 307 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2011.
12 of 12 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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  • ISBN: 9781416596394
  • ISBN: 1416596399
  • Edition: 1st Free Press hardcover ed.
General Note: Includes index.
Contents: 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.

Citation:

Scheeres, Julia. "A thousand lives : the untold story of hope, deception, and survival at Jonestown." New York : Free Press, 2011.

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