The Resource Behind the gates of Gomorrah : life inside one of America's largest hospitals for the criminally insane, treating the real Hannibal Lecters of this world, Stephen B. Seager

Behind the gates of Gomorrah : life inside one of America's largest hospitals for the criminally insane, treating the real Hannibal Lecters of this world, Stephen B. Seager

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Behind the gates of Gomorrah : life inside one of America's largest hospitals for the criminally insane, treating the real Hannibal Lecters of this world
Title
Behind the gates of Gomorrah
Title remainder
life inside one of America's largest hospitals for the criminally insane, treating the real Hannibal Lecters of this world
Statement of responsibility
Stephen B. Seager
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Language
eng
Summary
Seager was no stranger to locked psych wards when he accepted a job at California's Gorman State hospital, known locally as "Gomorrah, " but nothing could have prepared him for what he encountered when he stepped through its gates. Unit C, where Seager was assigned, was reserved for the mass murderers, serial killers, and the real-life Hannibal Lecters of the world. This account of his rookie year blends memoir with a narrative science, explaining both the aberrant mind and his own determination to remain in a job with a perilously steep learning curve
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
614.1509794
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Behind the gates of Gomorrah : life inside one of America's largest hospitals for the criminally insane, treating the real Hannibal Lecters of this world, Stephen B. Seager
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Behind the gates of Gomorrah : life inside one of America's largest hospitals for the criminally insane, treating the real Hannibal Lecters of this world, Stephen B. Seager
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Copyright
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  • Originally published: New York : Gallery Books, 2014
  • Reprinted in 2018
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
15781469
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24 cm
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xiv, 270 pages
Isbn
9781760632366
Media category
unmediated
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rdamedia
Media type code
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2419172
  • (OCoLC)897387170

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