|Subtitle:||From Ancient Cultures to Survival Stories And Modern Psychopaths|
|Publication Year:||July 3, 2006|
|Keywords:||General; Sale Books; True Crime / Espionage; True Crime|
A history of cannibalism treats seriously, and with great erudition and understanding, a subject that causes many people to recoil in horror and disbelief. It examines the various - and sometimes conflicting - motives, assesses the background to many notorious cases. It offers no easy answers but a fascinating insight into the forces that lie deep within the human psyche.