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

by Scheeres, Julia..
Type: Book
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2011 .Edition: 1st Free Press hardcover ed .Description: xii, 307 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm .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 .ISBN: 9781416596394 :; 1416596399 :.Other Title: Untold story of hope, deception, and survival at Jonestown .Related Subjects: Peoples Temple -- History | Jonestown Mass Suicide, Jonestown, Guyana, 1978 | Mass suicide -- Guyana Online Resources: 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.
Item type Library Shelving Location Collection Call Number Status Date Due
Book, 21 Days Book, 21 Days Main Library Main Collection BOOKS - Print books. BP 605 .P46 S34 2011 (Browse Shelf) Available

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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.

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.


Your Library Account

Your Login is the beginning of your NWACC email address (everything that comes before @nwacc.edu). Your Password is your NWACC ID Number.

Your Library Card

Your NWACC photo ID card acts as your Library card. IDs are made in the in the Advising Suite (Student Center Lobby).

For assistance, please see a librarian or Ask Us!