Most widely known as the Founder of Dianetics & Scientology, L. Ron Hubbard was also professional as a master mariner, photographer, cinematographer, adventurer/explorer, poet/lyricist, film maker, horticulturist, humanitarian and one of the most widely read authors of modern times. His achievements and legacy left in many different fields are depicted through 16 volumes, 3,500 pages and over 1,000 historical photographs of Mr. Hubbard’s life, works and travels.
Patrons of libraries nationwide can now learn of Mr. Hubbard’s life in never before seen photographs, his personal diaries and journals, articles and essays, personal letters and artifacts all indexed in each volume complete with extensive glossaries. Also included in the set is the stunning photographic chronology that presents the intimate story of L. Ron Hubbard’s life through the meticulously restored “Images of a Lifetime” and detailed anecdotal captions.
Libraries across the United States have warmly welcomed the series, which in many locations have significance as landmark locations in L. Ron Hubbard’s life. Take Seattle, Washington for example where L. Ron Hubbard started his scouting career to become the nation’s youngest Eagle Scout or Phoenix, Arizona, which is the birthplace of the Scientology religion and home to his Camelback residence, which is now enlisted on the National Register of Historical Places. Another, New York where L. Ron Hubbard has 19 New York Times Bestsellers to his name and where he also became a member of the famed Explorers Club. For more information on L. Ron Hubbard and his works visit www.lronhubbard.org and for more information on this new series of books available in libraries across the United States email friendsofron@
In the United States alone there were a total of 16,000 sets of the 16 volumes “L. Ron Hubbard Series” shipped to libraries from coast to coast. The manufacturing alone took 14 truckloads of paper, 16.5 million feet of paper, 400,000 pounds of printed materials and over 250,000 books all produced and distributed by Bridge Publications Inc, non-fiction publisher of Mr. Hubbard’s works.
The full L. Ron Hubbard Series includes: L. Ron Hubbard: A Profile, Humanitarian: