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Old 10-30-2011, 02:16 AM   #1
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Nook Daily Find 10/30 Helter Skelter $2.99 (US) [True Crime]

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Prosecuting attorney in the Manson trial, Vincent Bugliosi held a unique insider's position in one of the most baffling and horrifying cases of the twentieth century: the cold-blooded Tate-LaBianca murders carried out by Charles Manson and four of his followers. What motivated Manson in his seemingly mindless selection of victims, and what was his hold over the young women who obeyed his orders? Here is the gripping story of this famous and haunting crime. Both Helter Skelter and Vincent Bugliosi's subsequent Till Death Us Do Part won Edgar Allan Poe Awards for best true-crime book of the year. Bugliosi is also the author of Outrage: The Five Reasons Why O. J. Simpson Got Away with Murder (Norton, 1996) and other books. Curt Gentry, an Edgar winner, is the author of J. Edgar Hoover: The Man and the Secrets (available in Norton paperback) and Frame-Up: The Incredible Case of Tom Mooney and Warren Billings.
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Old 10-30-2011, 07:55 PM   #2
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figured this would be good for Halloween lol! Picked it up, thanks!
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Old 10-30-2011, 08:15 PM   #3
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Old 10-30-2011, 09:38 PM   #4
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Old 10-30-2011, 11:47 PM   #5
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figured this would be good for Halloween lol! Picked it up, thanks!
Lol - that's what I thought, too.

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I bought this, but was very disappointed to discover that it does not include any of the photographs. There's a notice to that effect at the beginning of the book.

If I'd paid full price, I would have asked for a refund on that basis, as this information was not disclosed prior to purchase.
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Old 10-31-2011, 03:47 AM   #7
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I bought this, but was very disappointed to discover that it does not include any of the photographs. There's a notice to that effect at the beginning of the book.

If I'd paid full price, I would have asked for a refund on that basis, as this information was not disclosed prior to purchase.
That is disappointing. A couple of reviewers at B&N noted this but nothing at Amazon. They need to do a better job with this type of thing. I guess the size in kb could be a clue as it is 689 pages and only 1056 kb. It would be a lot more with all those photos.
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I bought the hardcover of this book years ago. It indeed had all of the photographs that were available to be published at that time. Some of them were too authentic, but they did add to the read. I know what Catlady says about being disappointed that they were admitted from this version. Reading about the word "Pig" being put on the wall with blood and seeing it are two entirely different things.

A picture is worth a thousand words.
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