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The Resource Member of the family : my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the sixties, Dianne Lake and Deborah Herman

Member of the family : my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the sixties, Dianne Lake and Deborah Herman

Label
Member of the family : my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the sixties
Title
Member of the family
Title remainder
my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the sixties
Statement of responsibility
Dianne Lake and Deborah Herman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In late 1967, fourteen-year-old Dianne Lake became one of "Charlie's girls," a devoted acolyte of cult leader Charles Manson and member of his Family. Joining the group with little more than an old note from her hippie parents granting her permission to leave them, the two years that followed were a mixture of sexual manipulation, psychological control, and physical abuse, as the harsh realities and looming darkness of Charles Manson's true nature revealed themselves to the impressionable teenager ... And yet, in spite of her painful experiences, Dianne was one of the few to emerge stronger from the torment of the Family. With the help of the California police officer and his welcoming family who took her in as a foster child following her arrest, Dianne was able to transform her trauma into triumph, finding the courage to face Manson in court and achieving a redemption that allowed her to heal ..."--Jacket
Summary
An inside account by the youngest member of Charles Manson's cult describes her involuntary indoctrination by her parents at age 14 and the manipulation, psychological control and physical abuse that she endured before she was rescued and adopted by the police officer who arrested her
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10596976
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lake, Dianne
Dewey number
364.152/3092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6534.L7
LC item number
L35 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Herman, Deborah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lake, Dianne
  • Manson, Charles
  • Manson, Charles
  • Ex-cultists
  • Cults
  • Mass murder
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • TRUE CRIME
  • Homicide
  • Homicide
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the Sixties
Label
Member of the family : my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the sixties, Dianne Lake and Deborah Herman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Turn on. A Minnesota childhood ; Family matters ; One stray ash ; California ; How to be-in ; Hippies in newsprint ; The note ; Welcome to the Hog Farm ; Someone groovy -- Part II: Tune in. The black bus ; We are all one ; Panhandling and postulating ; Snake ; Spahn Ranch ; Beach boy ; A little monkey ; A door closes ; On the edge ; Baking soda biscuits ; Out of sight ; Preaching the White Album ; A simple bag of coins -- Part III: Drop out. The witches' brew ; Reclaiming my name ; My day in court
Control code
21099378
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 384 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062695574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1006509808
Label
Member of the family : my story of Charles Manson, life inside his cult, and the darkness that ended the sixties, Dianne Lake and Deborah Herman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Turn on. A Minnesota childhood ; Family matters ; One stray ash ; California ; How to be-in ; Hippies in newsprint ; The note ; Welcome to the Hog Farm ; Someone groovy -- Part II: Tune in. The black bus ; We are all one ; Panhandling and postulating ; Snake ; Spahn Ranch ; Beach boy ; A little monkey ; A door closes ; On the edge ; Baking soda biscuits ; Out of sight ; Preaching the White Album ; A simple bag of coins -- Part III: Drop out. The witches' brew ; Reclaiming my name ; My day in court
Control code
21099378
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 384 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062695574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1006509808

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