Fatal vision

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New American Library, Aug 1, 1984 - True Crime - 654 pages
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Fatal Vision is the electrifying true story of Dr. Jeffrey MacDonald, the handsome, Princeton-educated physician convicted of savagely slaying his young pregnant wife and two small children, murders he vehemently denies committing. Bestselling author Joe McGinnis chronicles every aspect of this horrifying and intricate crime, and probes the life and psyche of the magnetic, all-American Jeffrey MacDonald, a golden boy who seemed destined to have it all. The result is a penetration to the heart of darknes that enshrouded one of the most complex criminal cases ever to capture the attention of the American public. It is haunting, stunningly suspenseful-a work that no reader will be able to forget. With 8 pages of dramatic photos and a special epilogue by the author

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User Review  - Walter - Goodreads

Dr. Jeffrey McDonald was the Casey Anthony or OJ Simpson of the 1970s, and perhaps even more infamous than those two. He was accused of killing his wife and two children (along with a third child in ... Read full review

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User Review  - David - Goodreads

I read this one a long time ago, but I remember how tragic and moving an experience it was. I read it before seeing the mini-series on television-- This one details Dr. Gregory McDonald, who is now ... Read full review

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