Books

written by George Hruby

Bio’s (Fiction) 1992

Bio’s (Not in Publication):

Bio’s was a fictional novel about a military police investigator who upon investigating a homicide in Southern California, stumbles upon a hidden government program from the Vietnam War. The scientific program, first creating bioengineered military working dogs for warfare, progresses to creating a small group of bioengineered soldiers.

Hruby based the book upon seeing the last bioengineered, military working dog, left over from the Vietnam War, kenneled at Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton, California in the early 1980’s. Hruby stated that the dog looked like no other he or others had ever seen. Its eyes were abnormally gray/green in color and it was known by all handlers as the most vicious dog they had ever worked with.

Hruby, as a Military Police Sergeant, USMC (circa 1984) – Courtesy of George Hruby Archives

The Returning … A True Story (non-fiction) 1997 [RN-TXu 781-863]

The Returning … A True Story (Not in Publication):

This was Hruby’s first attempt at non-fiction, writing about a case involving a love story, a ghost, and reincarnation. Taking years of investigative work and committed resources, the story involves a battlefield from the 1800’s, and a subsequent journey back into time. Involving six U.S. States, the investigation finally ends in Louisville, Kentucky. The book is filled with much documented evidence as well as numerous discoveries into the case.

Hruby with world-renown psychic, Nancy Myer-Czetli, assistant to U.S. County and State law enforcement agencies including the FBI in over 900 cases, and author of the book, “Silent Witness,” (circa 1994) – Courtesy of George Hruby Archives

The Returning (Screen Play) 2003 [CN-Pau 2-745-627]

Hruby would later own his own production company in Southern California, Manorge Productions. Responsible for client produced video productions, he would eventually write, direct, and produce his own first, full-length movie, “The Returning.” It was loosely based on his earlier book, The Returning … A True Story. The movie was released to the national film festival circuit in 2007. https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1568161

The Battle of San Pasqual – Search for John Cox (Non-Fiction) 2018

[ISBN-Pending]

Hruby was the Founder and former Director of the San Pasqual Battlefield Site Location Project in 1992. The book chronicles over twelve years of intense research and discoveries made by the organization including never before known artifacts and sites discovered concerning the 1846, Mexican War Battlefield. The book gives the most historically accurate narrative ever written concerning the battle itself on an almost minute-by-minute account. Included are also over 75 photographs and illustrations. http://www.sanpasqual.org

 

Hruby (L) is seen with members of the San Pasqual Battlefield Volunteer Association before giving a presentation (circa 1994) – Courtesy of George Hruby Archives

Bordeaux: Of Wine and Dark Tales (Non-Fiction) 2019

[ISBN-Pending]

Hruby explores the wine capital of the world, Bordeaux, France. In this exciting book featuring beautiful color photographs and illustrations, Hruby explores the rich and dark history that is Bordeaux. Indeed, its vineyards and wines have persevered for over 2000 years, including through times of Roman Gladiators, Witches, Werewolves, Medieval Atrocities, the French Revolution, and even World War-Two. Hruby writes that all this rich history that is Bordeaux, is part of what you taste in each drop of its precious wines.

Entrance to Roman Coliseum in Bordeaux, France – Photograph by George Hruby

The Last Regulators (Non-Fiction) 2020

[ISBN-Pending]

Before there was Blackwater Security, there was RIPCO in the 1980’s. A specialized elite security force in San Diego County, tasked with protecting thousands of illegal immigrants living in hidden cities in remote corners of rural San Diego County. Fighting Mexican Border Bandits that crossed the U.S. Border at night to rob and kill Mexican immigrants, RIPCO found itself often alone and fighting illegal alien smugglers, drug and gun smugglers, illegal alcohol sales, brothels, along with homicides, robberies, burglaries, car theft rings, etc., and much more. Working with over five different law enforcement agencies, since Billy-the-Kidd, RIPCO personnel became the last known “Regulators” in U.S. history.

Hruby (back row – center) with his team just after a raid (circa 1986) – Courtesy of RIPCO archives

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