Malise Ruthven, 9 September 1993
Show More Fire and Blood: The True Story of David Koresh and the Waco Siege by David Leppard.
Fourth Estate, 182 pp., £5.99, June 1993, 1 85702 166 5Show More
Preacher of Death: The Shocking Inside Story of David Koresh and the Waco Siege by Martin King and Marc Breault.
Signet, 375 pp., £4.99, May 1993, 0 451 18000 3Show More
“... fails to account for Koresh’s hold over his followers. Preacher of Death has the advantage of Marc Breault’s contribution. Breault, a senior member of the Branch Davidians who defected in 1989, was the prime instigator of the legal moves that culminated in the ATF raid last February. Martin King, an Australian ...”