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The Waco Siege (Great Disasters: Reforms and Ramifications)

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English


  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Koresh, David,,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Waco Branch Davidian Disaster, Tex., 1993,
  • Social Science - Politics & Government,
  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • 1959-1993,
  • Branch Davidians,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Waco Branch Davidian Disaster,

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8159446M
ISBN 100791067394
ISBN 109780791067390

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