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The Professor Was a Thief

(2008)
A collection of stories by

 
Professor Was a Thief: The Empire State Building has vanished into thin air! Gone, too, are Grant's Tomb and Grand Central Station, and all hell is breaking loose in New York City! One grizzled old newspaper reporter known simply as Pop - a role made for Walter Matthau - is on top of it . . . and better stay there, because his livelihood is on the line. If Pop fails to get to the bottom of the vanishing landmarks, his job will disappear as well, not to mention the fate of Earth's remaining landmarks and the missing people within.

Battle of the Wizards: When the natives of planet Deltoid refuse to grant mining rights to the Galactic Council, and invasion by force is impossible, a Battle of Wizards is the only option. An epic battle between science and magic unfolds with an entire planet hanging in the balance. "A biting sci-fi satire." - JG

Dangerous Dimension: A mathematics professor who discovers an equation that enables him to teleport anywhere he can imagine . . . even if he doesn't want to go.

The unabridged audio book CDs bring the stories to life in "Old Radio Theater" style, with a full cast of Hollywood actors and sophisticated cinematic sound effects and original music.

By the spring of 1938, L. Ron 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.


Written by L. Ron Hubbard, author of 19 New York Times bestseller books
Lexile 710
AR 5

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Hardback Editions

2008 : USA Library Binding
thumbTitle: Professor Was a Thief
Author(s): L Ron Hubbard
ISBN: 1-4242-4264-9 / 978-1-4242-4264-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Fitzgerald Books
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Paperback Editions

October 2011 : Canada Paperback
thumbTitle: The Professor Was a Thief (Stories from the Golden Age) (1 Volumes Set)
Author(s): L Ron Hubbard
ISBN: 1-4596-2945-0 / 978-1-4596-2945-5 (Canada edition)
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
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July 2009 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Professor Was a Thief (Stories from the Golden Age)
Author(s): L Ron Hubbard
ISBN: 1-59212-351-1 / 978-1-59212-351-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Galaxy Press
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Audio Editions

September 2009 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Professor Was a Thief
Author(s): L Ron Hubbard
Publisher: Galaxy Audio
Availability: Amazon   

July 2009 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Professor Was a Thief, Battle of Wizards & Dangerous Dimension: Sci Fi Short Stories Unabridged Audio (Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Stories Collection)
Author(s): L Ron Hubbard
ISBN: 1-59212-324-4 / 978-1-59212-324-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Galaxy Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

July 2009 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Professor Was a Thief, Battle of Wizards & Dangerous Dimension: Sci Fi Short Stories (Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Stories Collection)
Author(s): L Ron Hubbard
Publisher: Galaxy Press
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


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