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Author's Note: Unless otherwise indicated, all quotes and dialogue are from Alison's book, I Have Life.

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Groth, AN & Birnbaum, HJ (1980). The rapist: motivations for sexual violence. In SL McCombie (Ed.), The rape crisis intervention handbook: a guide for victim care. New York: Plenum Press.

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Hare, RD, Harpur, TJ, Hakstian, AR, Forth, AE, Hart, SD & Newman, JP (1990). The Revised Psychopathy Checklist: reliability and factor structure. Psychological Assessment, 2(3).

Hough, P (1997a). Dabbling in the occult. The X Factor, 21, 309-313.

Hough, P (1997b). The dark side of the occult. The X Factor, 22, 343-347.

Michaud, SG & Hazelwood, RR (2000). The evil that men do. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Ressler, RK & Shachtman, T (1998). I have lived in the monster. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Satanic murders (1997). The X Factor, 25, 693-697.

Satan's servants (1998). The X Factor, 43, 1196-1198.

Strangers in the night (1997). The X Factor, 25, 682-686.

The Night Stalker (2003). Real-Life Crimes, 16, 363-371.

To recount the extraordinary story of Alison, I have relied on the following sources:

Thamm, M (1998). I have life—Alison's journey. Parktown, South Africa: Penguin Books.

I have life (2004, Summer). Medi-Clinic Gesundheit, pp. 16-18.

The electronic archives of Die Burger (in particular the Eastern Cape edition) (<>) and Independent On-Line (<>). The latter also contains articles from the following newspapers: Cape Times and Saturday Argus.

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