The Life and Times of Charles Manson

By Jeff Guinn

Simon & Schuster, Hardcover, 9781451645163, 495pp.

Publication Date: August 6, 2013


The most authoritative account ever written of how an ordinary juvenile delinquent named Charles Manson became the notorious murderer whose crimes still shock and horrify us today.

About the Author
Jeff Guinn is the bestselling author of several books of fiction and nonfiction, including "The Last Gunfight" and" Go Down Together", which was a finalist for an Edgar Award in 2010. Formerly an award-winning investigative journalist and now a frequent guest on national radio and television programs, Guinn lives in Fort Worth, Texas.