Things are disappearing Parts of buildings, parts of people, parts of the whole world they re here today, gone tomorrow Old Shellback a character as crazy smart as Christopher Lloyd in Back to the Future thinks he needs glasses But all he really has to do is open his eyes and see the light.Or so says George Smiley otherwise known as the Messiah George claims that the reason things are vanishing is because he wants them to go away He has no use for the world and so it goes Say goodbye But Old Shellback has a different idea, and since he is the most stubborn man in the universe, you might want to hear him out.What s Shellback s idea That two can play at this game While George is making this world disappear, Old Shellback will make another one appear Join him on an amazing odyssey as he heads back to a future of his own making.By the spring of 1938, Hubbard s stature as a writer was well established As author and critic Robert Silverberg puts it he had become a master of the art of narrative Hubbard s editors urged him to apply his gift for succinct characterization, original plot, deft pacing and imaginative action to a genre that was new, and essentially foreign, to him science fiction and fantasy The rest is Sci Fi history Also includes the Science Fiction adventures, A Can of Vacuum, in which a practical joke on a space station proves that a good sense of humor is timeless, and 240,000 Miles Straight Up, the thrilling story of a race to the moon and the one man who may be able to save the earth from Armageddon. Free Download One Was Stubborn [ By ] L. Ron Hubbard [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – tbjewellers.co.uk
Lafayette Ronald Hubbard was an American author of science fiction and fantasy stories, and the founder of the Church of Scientology In 1950, Hubbard authored Dianetics The Modern Science of Mental Health and established a series of organizations to promote Dianetics In 1952, Hubbard lost the rights to Dianetics in bankruptcy proceedings, and he subsequently founded Scientology Thereafter Hubbard oversaw the growth of the Church of Scientology into a worldwide organization Born in Tilden, Nebraska in 1911, Hubbard spent much of his childhood in Helena, Montana After his father was posted to the U.S naval base on Guam, Hubbard traveled to Asia and the South Pacific in the late 1920s In 1930, Hubbard enrolled at George Washington University to study civil engineering, but dropped out in his second year He began his career as a prolific writer of pulp fiction stories and married Margaret Polly Grubb, who shared his interest in aviation.Hubbard served briefly in the Marine Corps Reserve and was an officer in the Navy during World War II He briefly commanded two ships, but was removed from command both times The last few months of his active service were spent in a hospital, being treated for a duodenal ulcer.Hubbard returned to the United States in 1975 and went into seclusion in the California desert In 1978, a trial court in France convicted Hubbard of fraud in absentia In 1983 Hubbard was named as an unindicted co conspirator in an international information infiltration and theft project called Operation Snow White.He spent the remaining years of his life in a luxury motor home on his California property, attended to by a small group of Scientology officials including his physician In 1986, L Ron Hubbard died at age 74.
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- One Was Stubborn
- L. Ron Hubbard
- 03 September 2019 L. Ron Hubbard