- The Firsthand Account of a Husband-Wife Team Working for the FBI and Living in Deepest Cover with the Montana Freemen
- Narrated by: Dale Jakes
- Length: 3 hrs and 15 mins
- Abridged Audiobook
- Release date: 12-16-99
- Language: English
- Publisher: Phoenix Books
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Hear a firsthand account of the life under cover within the violence-prone Montana Freemen organization.
In 1995, Dale and Connie Jakes went undercover for the FBI, infiltrating the Montana mountains and discovering a major center of American terrorism. The Jakes exposed vital information that showed the government how widespread, well-organized, and dangerous militia groups have become. The Freeman were eventually arrested after an 81-day standoff with the FBI - the longest in U.S. law-enforcement history.
This disturbing memoir is also a subtly scathing commentary on the FBI and gives a revealing view of the extreme risks involved and courage demanded by undercover work of this type.
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By DS on 11-18-12
a cautionary tale of working with the FBI
A couple of normal patriots, agree to go undercover for the FBI against the Freemen, a heavily armed group of radical, anti-government revolutionaries. Their very good work is repaid with a lack of financial and security support.