10 thoughts on “Ambush at Ruby Ridge

  1. says:

    1 2 1 for complete lack of footnoting or endnoting A bibliography is included but not linked to individual statements or assertions.


  2. says:

    Revealing and disturbing Seemingly a balanced presentation of an event that should have brought down a justice department, but didn t.An example of the priority that government agencies place upon their funding.


  3. says:

    I became interested in what happened at Ruby Ridge, Waco, and OKC very recently after watching some Netflix docs This book was extremely thorough, and while I can t say I agree with everything in it, I enjoyed reading it It was captivating and convincing Totally worth the read.


  4. says:

    This book was a lousy restaurant in a great location It was not terrible, but I m sure there are better accounts I m not sure if I will bother, I have other fish to fry.Ruby Ridge, Idaho is where FBI agents, and other machinery of the state, attacked and killed 3 people, two who were members of the Weaver family a 14 year old boy, and Vickie, his mother age 43 This happened in 1992 An FBI agent, named William Deever was killed also Not that it matters, but for a couple of years I ran th This book was a lousy restaurant in a great location It was not terrible, but I m sure there are better accounts I m not sure if I will bother, I have other fish to fry.Ruby Ridge, Idaho is where FBI agents, and other machinery of the state, attacked and killed 3 people, two who were members of the Weaver family a 14 year old boy, and Vickie, his mother age 43 This happened in 1992 An FBI agent, named William Deever was killed also Not that it matters, but for a couple of years I ran the Deever 10k in Quincy, MA in memory of this agent This was when I lived in near by Dorchester, I was younger and ran quite a bit I liked that race, I think it was pretty flat.The book The writing is not great, but it is tolerable There is some interesting, descriptive narrative, but I found it lacking and admit...


  5. says:

    This book was written by a reporter I amcomfortable with scholarly works There is not a single footnote I know that these books are popular and this book is very readable The author s bias is evident and to his credit he does not apologize for his bias The facts are very troubling A unarmed mother killed while holding her baby A 13 year old shot in the back A US Marshall killed I look forward to a work of this type where the sources are noted and having asubstantial foundati This book was written by a reporter I amcomfortable with scholarly works There is not a single footnote I know that these books are popular and this book is very readable The author s bias is evident and to his credit he does not apologize for hi...


  6. says:

    Very well written Clear and easy to understand and hooked me from the first chapter The information presented in it SCARY I wouldn t recommend this to anyone young or anyone easily influenced freaked out.


  7. says:

    A detailed account of this tragic incident Weaver s book Ruby Ridge describes the incident from the family s perspective in the cabin during the event while this book conducts aforensic examination of the entire incident.


  8. says:

    the title says it all.


  9. says:

    Ambush at Ruby Ridge How Government Agents Set Randy Weaver Up and Took His Family Down by Alan W Bock 1995


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