Curt Gentry

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Curt Gentry (born 13 June 1931, Lamar, Colorado) is an American writer. He is best known for co-authoring, with Vincent Bugliosi, the 1974 book Helter Skelter, which detailed the Charles Manson murders. Gentry lives in San Francisco, California.

Frame-Up was a nominee for the 1968 Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for Best Fact Crime book.

Helter Skelter won a 1975 Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for Best Fact Crime book.[citation needed]

J.Edgar Hoover won the 1992 PEN Center West Literary Award for Non-Fiction.

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  1. ^ Johnston, David (September 9, 1991). "Hoover: Still a Shadow Not to Be Stepped On". The New York Times. Retrieved 16 July 2010.