Charles Manson in Pop Culture: A Guide to the Best Books and Movies

image-1-1410809Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson by Jeff Guinn

A New York Times bestseller, this book tackles what you might call the origin story of a notorious villain. While Helter Skelter provides the basis of his later, murderous years, Manson details the background information of Manson’s childhood and the cultural happenings in 1960s to provide even more context.