The ​Minds of Billy Milligan 1 csillagozás

Daniel Keyes: The Minds of Billy Milligan Daniel Keyes: The Minds of Billy Milligan

Nominated ​by The Mystery Writers of America for the „Edgar Award” in the Best True Crime Category.
Billy Milligan can be anyone he wants to be… except himself.

Out of control of his own actions, Billy Milligan was a man tormented by twenty-four distinct personalities battling for supremacy over his body – a battle that culminated when he awoke in jail, arrested for the kidnap and rape of three women. In a landmark trial, Billy was acquitted of his crimes by reason of insanity caused by multiple personality --the first such decision in history-- bringing to public light the most remarkable and harrowing case of multiple personality ever recorded.

Twenty-four people live inside Billy Milligan.

Philip, a petty criminal; Kevin, who dealt drugs and masterminded a drugstore robbery; April whose only ambition was to kill Billy's stepfather; Adalana, the shy, lonely, affection-starved lesbian who „used” Billy's body in the rapes that led to his arrest;… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 1981

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Orion, London, 2018
448 oldal · puhatáblás · ISBN: 9781409163909
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Bantam, 1994
448 oldal · ISBN: 9780553263817

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