Tom Wells is an author and freelance editor in Boulder, Colorado, and a former Guggenheim Fellow. He earned a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of California, Berkeley.

"An invaluable record of an unforgettable American calamity."

New York Times

"A riveting account of one of the most disturbing miscarriages of justice in recent American history."

Sister Helen Prejean
author of Dead Man Walking

"Wild Man succeeds terrifically."

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