How on earth did it happen? The Jonestown, Guyana murder-suicide of 918 members of the People’s Temple cult in 1978
Master Detective October 2016
How on earth did it happen? The Jonestown, Guyana murder-suicide of 918 members of the People’s Temple cult in 1978 was a truly shocking event. In 900 Die In Jungle Slaughter, we consider the appalling events of 38 years ago and cult leader Jim Jones. It has to be read to be believed.
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