Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 June 2006

400 Pages | 12 halftones

ISBN: 9780199245741

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The Branch Davidians of Waco

The History and Beliefs of an Apocalyptic Sect

Kenneth G. C. Newport

  • Presents a new and distinctive explanation of the cause of the Waco fire
  • Based on extensive research into archives, and into material not in the general public domain
  • Explores themes of violence and sex in relation to religious commitment