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Revisiting Jonestown an interdisciplinary study of cults by Domenico Arturo Nesci

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mass suicide,
  • Religious Psychology,
  • Cults,
  • Jonestown Mass Suicide, Jonestown, Guyana, 1978,
  • Peoples Temple

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-150) and index.

StatementDomenico A. Nesci ; [foreword by Nancy McWilliams]
ContributionsMcWilliams, Nancy, writer of foreword
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP605.P46 N466 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 157 pages
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26961946M
ISBN 101498552692
ISBN 109781498552691
LC Control Number2017044236
OCLC/WorldCa1005201790

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