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The #1 True Crime Bestseller of All Time—7 Million Copies Sold In the summer of 1969, in Los Angeles, a series of brutal, seemingly random murders captured headlines across America. A famous actress (and her unborn child), an heiress to a coffee fortune, a supermarket owner and his wife were among t

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Author Vincent Bugliosi

Pages 736

Publisher W. W. Norton & Company

Published Date 2001-12-17

ISBN 0393072363 9780393072365


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amanda_vanostrand shared a tip "Yes. It's a series but not the same genre as this."

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leslie_trippy shared a tip "Vince Bugliosi was a masterful story teller AND the ex-D.A. of Los Angeles. This terrifying tale is his best!"

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stephanie_turman shared a tip "Explains alot about what happened."

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tony_frangoudis shared a tip "Shocking at how inept the LAPD was during this investigation."

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jennifer_hunt_6772 shared a tip "Definitely! Interesting read for sure"

eileen_mchenry shared a tip "My all-time favorite book. It's so rich I get something new out of it every time I re-read."

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melissa_obeshaw shared a tip "No stopping point in this book, just read on!"

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wiktoria_ruchala shared a tip "I loved it; it's both terrifying and its cool to feel like you're there"

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judy_petzel shared a tip "First true crime book I read. This is the one that started my obsession."

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