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10 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Charles Sobhraj. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Charles Sobhraj, often where they are interviewed.

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10 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Charles Sobhraj. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Charles Sobhraj, often where they are interviewed.

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Fatal Charm // The Serial Killings of Charles Sobhraj

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Charles Sobhraj, is a French thief, fraudster and serial killer of Vietnamese and Indian origin who preyed on Western tourists, primarily beatniks, throughout the Hippie Trail of Southeast Asia during the 1970s.
May 29 2020 · 1hr 5mins
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4. Charles Sobhraj Part 1 : Saigon to Bombay

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How did a boy who was born in Saigon in the middle of a war become one of the most ingenious Criminals on the Hippie Trail in the 70s? Join us this week as we begin to try and understand the myth and the man that is Charles Gurumukh Sobhraj!
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1. On the Trail of the Serpent : The Life and Crimes of Charles Sobhraj by Richard Neville and Julie Clarke https://www.amazon.in/gp/product/B07TSBG7FK?ie=UTF8&tag=khoonithepodc-21&camp=3638&linkCode=xm2&creativeASIN=B07TSBG7FK
2. Serpentine : The True Story of a Serial Killer’s Reign of Terror from Europe to South Asia by Thomas Thompson https://www.amazon.in/gp/product/B01N5EQU2D?ie=UTF8&tag=khoonithepodc-21&camp=3638&linkCode=xm2&creativeASIN=B01N5EQU2D
3. Charles Sobhraj : Inside the Heart of the Bikini Killer by Ramesh Koirala https://www.amazon.in/Charles-Sobhraj-Inside-Bikini-Killer/dp/9353332621
4. https://www.noted.co.nz/currently/currently-crime/the-serpent-charles-sobhraj-my-encounter-with-serial-killer
5. https://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war
6. https://nij.ojp.gov/topics/articles/pathways-between-child-maltreatment-and-adult-criminal-involvement
Apr 21 2020 · 50mins

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Ep 21 SERIAL KILLER Charles Sobhraj +++ Part 2

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We go deeper into the life of Charles Sobhraj and go on the journey of his killing spree across multiple countries.  Charles is a master manipulator who used his charisma to lure various people into his web.

Apr 13 2020 · 39mins
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Ep 20 SERIAL KILLER Charles Sobhraj *** PART 1

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Charles Sobhraj born April 6th 1944 is a serial killer, fraudster, thief and master manipulator of Indian and Vietnamese decent.  He is thought to have murdered 12 + people.

In part one we introduce ou to Charles in his early years before his murderous spree.   You will learn of his master manipulations and early relationships.  

Mar 31 2020 · 31mins

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Charles Sobhraj Pt. 2: “The Bikini Killer”

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After ditching his brother to wallow in a Turkish prison, Charles Sobhraj returned to the Hippie Trail to prey on Western tourists. Posing as a gem dealer named Alain Gautheir, Charles began building a family of con artists to follow him. But beginning in 1975, Charles became more than just a con artist—he became a serial killer.

Feb 12 2020 · 53mins
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Charles Sobhraj Pt. 1: “The Bikini Killer”

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In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Charles Sobhraj was one of the most elusive con artists in the world. Though his cons were elaborate, he knew he would be able to prey on unsuspecting Western tourists traveling along the “Hippie Trail,” the road between Istanbul and Bangkok. 

Feb 05 2020 · 56mins
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Charles Sobhraj

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Charles "The Serpent" Sobhraj liked to make friends and influence people and also poison and kill those same friends and people...

Jan 17 2020 · 23mins
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Charles Sobhraj #2 (Of our wrongs and our rights)

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Strap in folks! It's gonna be a bumpy ride of false family gettin and diarrhea medicine!

Dec 28 2018 · 1hr 59mins
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Nov 24 2018 · 22mins
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Episode 1 - Charles Sobhraj

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It’s Dec 18 1975 Pattaya a beach resort town on the eastern seaboard of Thailand. A fisherman discovers a bikini clad body of a western tourist floating in the water. He drags it to shore and police are called. There is no identification and no signs of foul play. Is this just an accident or is there something more sinister a involved. This is the story of Charles Sobhraj – AKA the bikini killer.
Oct 17 2016 · 24mins