The True Story of L. Ron Hubbard





Author's Notes


Early Years

1. A Dubious Prodigy
2. Whither Did He Wander?
3. Explorer Manqué

Plump Fiction

4. Blood and Thunder
5. Science Fictions

Tinker, Tailor, Sailor, Satanist

6. The Hero Who Never Was
7. Black Magic And Betty
8. The Mystery Of The Missing Research

Building The Bridge

9. The Strange Début Of Dianetics
10. Commies, Kidnaps And Chaos
11. Bankrolling And Bankruptcy

Sour Truths: The Rise Of Scientology

12. Phoenix Rising
13. Apostle Of The Main Chance
14. Lord Of The Manor
15. Visits To Heaven

The Great Helmsman

16. Launching The Sea Org
17. In Search Of Past Lives
18. Messengers Of God
19. Atlantic Crossing

Decline And Death

20. Running Aground
21. Making Movies
22. Missing, Presumed Dead


About the author


Truth & Fiction: The Li(f)es of Ron

What the Church of Scientology says about L. Ron Hubbard


Suppressive Persons

How the Church of Scientology attempted to suppress Bare-Faced Messiah



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Plain text version of Bare-Faced Messiah

A ZIPped plain text version of the book


Other Internet Links

Other Scientology-related Internet resources
The Church of Scientology Internet site
The official L. Ron Hubbard Internet site