Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders

By: Vincent Bugliosi

Published December 17th 2001 by W. W. Norton Company (first published 1974)

Category: Biography

Pages: 689 pages

ISBN: 9780393322231

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. 50 pages of b/w photographs.