Books tagged: 1968

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Night of the Pentagram
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
For lovers of drive-in B movies and vintage paperback horror novels, this blood spattered Gothic potboiler plunges the reader back to the year 1968 - a time of mini skirts and ironing board straightened hair, when pot smoking and peace signs walked hand in hand, and the Hollywood Jet Set routinely made pacts with the Devil. Once you check into the Abernathy Clinic, you might not check out - alive!
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, 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.
Cracking the Ice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 1968, at the height of the Civil Rights struggle, Jessie Stackhouse leaves home to break the color line at an elite, all-white prep school, but soon finds that the coach doesn't want him there and neither do most of his teammates. They'll go to almost any extreme to make him leave. Jessie must overcome not only the team in the other locker room, but the even more dangerous one in his own.
My Vietnam photos, 1968
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » War
The year 1968 was both good and bad for me. After finding out that my vision was under-standard to fly high as a US Navy pilot, I joined the US Army as a photo journalist. Vietnam was waiting at the end of my training period. I have made good friends in the military...and after Nam was luckily assigned to Germany where I met with more fine associates and citizens.
Mike and I and the Great Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
In 1968 the Love Generation is centered in San Francisco. Two boys who go there as runaways spend over the next 45 days almost a quarter of a million dollars in todays money. They got away with it.