Throughout the ages, wise men have maintained that the making of a bad man out of a good man is simply the size of the reward or the grandiosity of the identity achieved therein (i.e., “every man has his price”). What can happen when the funds available can meet anyone’s price? This is the very core of The Price of Their Souls.
Read about how a chance encounter on a road in southern Mexico with Howard Hughes impacted the author’s life and motivated the uncovering of one of the greatest frauds of the 20th century, those who made it happen, those who let it happen, and those who went along for the lucrative ride.
“This book is packed with the truth about the late Howard Hughes, Jr. and how the people he trusted betrayed him. Events and research herein clearly indicate how this great industrialist was betrayed all the way to his grave and beyond.”
Dr. Fredrick Colella, Consultant, Science and Electronics Engineering
Aerospace Defense Programs | Lockheed Aircraft Company | Hughes Aircraft Company
“Having worked for SUMMA (Hughes Corporate Properties) as assistant comptroller and later for Hughes Aviation, I often wondered why straight answers to critical questions were seldom forthcoming. Mr. Clotfelter’s convictions and research shed new light on what may well have been going on inside SUMMA after 1965.”
O. Shelby Cox, University of Las Vegas, B.S. | Utah State University, M.S.
“Ruse… deception… scam… all may be used to describe the circumstances surrounding the death of Howard Hughes. In ‘The Price of Their Souls,’ these swindles are brought to light and beg for further forensic examination.”
Jennie Ayers, Bachelor of Science, Biology | Certified Crime Scene Instigator