The Waco Standoff

The Waco Standoff

eBook - 2014
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The standoff in Waco, Texas, between federal law enforcement agencies and Branch Davidian leader David Koresh and his followers living in the Mount Carmel Center. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the history and religious beliefs of Koresh?s group, the suspected criminal activity that led law enforcement to surround the compound, the events of the 51-day standoff, and its tragic end. Also discussed are the social and religious contexts that contributed to the tragedy. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web sites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : c2014. ABDO Publishing Company,
ISBN: 9781306371261
Branch Call Number: REM
Characteristics: 1 online resource : col. ill


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