Books tagged: alabama history

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The Tern Schooner (Privateers & Gentlemen)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,950. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Heir to a privateering tradition, Gideon Markham brings his schooner into the Gulf of Mexico to wage unremitting war on the British who threaten America’s freedom. Gideon must face Jean Laffite’s pirates, a mutiny, an attack by Red Stick Creeks, and a British invasion . . . none of which are as alarming as Maria-Anna de Suarez, an attractive widow with her own way of fighting the war.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: Alabama Crimson Tide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Test your knowledge with these gridiron questions about your favorite team—the coaches, titles, All-Americans and walk-ons, the greatest moments in school history are right here. Roll Tide, roll … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Bama fan.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
The 1955 Auburn Tigers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The Beaube twins of Alabama City were given $1,000 by an Auburn coach in late November 1955. The money was returned by the coveted athletes' father, a preacher. Auburn incurred a $2,000 fine and an indefinite suspension from the Southeastern Conference Executive Committee. My book looks at the circumstances of the fine and probation, leaving it for readers to determine the ethics of the penalty.