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The brother of Gary Gilmore, the infamous murderer immortalized in Norman Mailer's The Executioner's Song, tells the stunning story of their wildly ...Show synopsisThe brother of Gary Gilmore, the infamous murderer immortalized in Norman Mailer's The Executioner's Song, tells the stunning story of their wildly dysfunctional family--a family destroyed by a multigenerational history of child abuse, alcoholism, crime, adultery, and murder. "Impossible to put down".--John Schulian, L.A. Times. Photos.Hide synopsis
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Description:Fine in fine dust jacket. Bantam Books, New York, NY, 1994. 1st...Fine in fine dust jacket. Bantam Books, New York, NY, 1994. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Fine/Fine, Hard Cover, Size is 8vo, 105pages. Clean, tight & bright. NO ink names, bookplates, DJ tears etc. "Special Booksellers Preview" 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Description:, 1st edition. (Hardcover in slipcase) Fine, no dust..., 1st edition. (Hardcover in slipcase) Fine, no dust jacket. 105pp. In very good to fine slipcase. Special Booksellers' Preview. Book about Gary Gilmore. (True Crime)
Description:Very Good. Advanced Reading Copy. 8vo. Signed by Author (xi) 403...Very Good. Advanced Reading Copy. 8vo. Signed by Author (xi) 403 pp. Signed on the title page by Mikal Gilmore. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. The Contents are: Part One: Mormon Ghosts: Brothers; Bloodlines; The House on Jordan Lane; Alta and the Dead Indian. Part Two: The Black Sheep and the Denied Son: The Black Sheep; The Denied Son; Fay's Secret; Years of Wandering; Settling Down. Part Three: Brothers: Strangers; The Boy in the Corner; Running Wild; Life with Father. Part Four: The Way Some People Die: Brothers-Part Two; The House on the Hill; Death of a Salesman; Requiem; Assault and Robbery; Coming Apart; Coming Home; Rebellion; The Walkiing Dead. Part Five: Blood History: Turning Points; Deadly and Famous; Last Words. Part Six: The Valley of Tears: Family's End; New Familes Old Ghosts; Secrets and Bones; and A Letter from Home; followed by an epilogue.
The younger brother of executed Utah multiple murderer Gary Gilmore (see Norman Mailer's THE EXECUTIONER'S SONG) tells the family story from the inside, beautifully and poignantly. Suggest reading Mailer's much longer work for details, this one for close-to-the-bone emotion.
Well written bio on an incredibly dysfuctional family. Easy to see how Gilmore grew up to become the abnormal, impaired person he became. A must read for people who don't understand how dangerous & demented people are created by aberrant parents. Made me want to start contributing more finacial ...
As much as I believe in the prospective that one must pay for their actions, it seems extremely hypocritical for a person to say in one breath that they do not feel sorry for a person who has been given the death penalty. While I have a neutral view on the death penalty, one has to think about the ...
I loved this book and also found it incredibly informative and compulsively readable, it first appeared as an article in Granta magazine in the issue titled "FAMILY they @#$% you up," (explative deleted) I found the original article to be better than the book and better than the expanded article that ...
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