Every Knee Shall Bow
What went wrong at Ruby Ridge?
Why was Randy Weaver's son fatally shot in the back?
How could the FBI justify shooting a woman as she held her infant child?
Why were the Weavers given a $3.1 million settlement by the U.S. Government?
Was there an FBI cover-up and how high did it go?
Every Knee Shall Bow answers the critical questions that cut to the heart of the most explosive issues in the United States today.
The Weaver Family took to the woods to escape what they believed was a sinful world on the brink of Armageddon. But Randy Weaver's indictment on a firearms violation escalated into a deadly shoot out at his northern Idaho cabin. Before it was over, a federal marshal, Weaver's wife and his only son were dead.
Now, featuring exclusive interviews with key figures on both sides, Pulitzer Prize finalist Jess Walter objectively reconstructs all the riveting events in this controversial case.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jen.e.moore - www.librarything.com
This is a terrific accounting, balanced and very thorough, of the Weaver family and the disastrous standoff at Ruby Ridge that resulted in the deaths of three people (four, if you count the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BrianaJae - LibraryThing
This was actually Jess' first book, a work of non-fiction. It was about the Weaver family who had very strong religious and anti-government beliefs. They moved to a cabin in the middle of the woods of ... Read full review