By L. Ron Hubbard
A enormous paintings -- acclaimed as agenuine masterpiece -- L. Ron Hubbard's 1.2-million-word-ten-volume venture EARTH dekalogy brilliantly blends technological know-how fiction and action/adventure on an unlimited interstellar scale with stinging satire -- within the literary culture of Voltaire, fast and Orwell -- at the world's foibles and fancies.A real publishing phenomenon -- precedent-setting while each one quantity, in flip, grew to become a brand new York occasions after which a world bestseller -- venture EARTH has already offered greater than 5 million copies and maintains to seem on bestseller lists in contries throghout the world.
Winner of France's Cosmos 2000 Award and the Nova technological know-how Fiction Award in Italy, and nominated for a Hugo Award, undertaking EARTH is an epic narrative of a mystery invasion of Earth as seen-and vividly mentioned -- via the extraterrestrial beings who, unrecognized, already stay and paintings between us. it's a novel crowded with sharply memorable characters and with locations and occasions cloaked in beauty, risk and secret: Palace urban, pleasure urban, the forbidden legal castle of Spiteos, the violent fall of the Voltar Confederation.
The Voltar Confederation has a long-range plan to exploit Earth as a strategic staging zone in its carrying on with conquest of the galaxy. although, with the invention that Earth is being destroyed by means of toxins, medicinal drugs and different menaces, wrestle Engineer Jettero Heller is distributed on a top-secret challenge to avoid wasting the planet from self-destruction. Unknown to Heller, one other Voltarian faction (the Coordinated info gear) has secretly been utilizing Earth as a offer base for medicinal drugs. It dispatches its personal counter undertaking to thwart Heller's plans.