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Galaxy Press (Firm)

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Works: 32 works in 38 publications in 1 language and 457 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Science fiction  Short stories  Western stories  Fantasy fiction 
Classifications: PS3515.U1417, 813.52
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Publications about Galaxy Press (Firm)
Publications by Galaxy Press (Firm)
Most widely held works by Galaxy Press (Firm)
A matter of matter by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Chuck Lambert is taken advantage of by an unsavory real-estate swindler from a galactic economy that sells unwary customers like him a planet on which they can't sit down - because there's something the matter with its matter. But even though he's been swindled, Chuck may just end up getting the last laugh
The professor was a thief by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Primed for promotion to the World-Journal city editor, grizzled senior reporter Pop is stunned when it's announced that young Leonard Caulborn, the publisher's son-in-law, will get the post. Worse, the lad wants him out. In protest, Pop demands to be given a beat again and gets his wish ... only now he's got just two days to find the "real" story about a dead-end assignment?a month-old physics lecture?or be fired
The crossroads by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
A farmer at the nexus of time and space, a woman granted youth again by powerful beings, and a man marooned on a small boat for days are the premises for the three fantastical tales by Hubbard. While The Crossroads is an amusing science fiction tale, Borrowed Glory holds more drama and sorrow, and The Devil's Rescue mixes horror with adventure
Yukon Madness stories from the golden age by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Itauk the Madman likes to kill people and feed them to his sled dogs. Tommy McKenna is the Canadian Mountie assigned to find him. Simmons is Tommy's partner, who is destined for a grisly fate. Kaja is the beautiful Eskimo woman who stands between Tommy and Itauk, but where do her loyalties really lie?
Orders is orders by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
In order to avoid an act of war against the Japanese, the USS Miami orders two of its marines to conduct a treacherous supply mission. The marines must travel through battle-torn China and deliver food and medicine to 116 Americans trapped in the American Consulate in the Chinese city of Shunkien. Will they be able to avoid the violence between the Japanese and Chinese and reach their frightened and weakened American refugees in time?
Hurtling wings by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Death-defying aerial feats, prophetic dreams, and common thugs come together in this pulp tale by Hubbard. Cal Bradley meets with a series of self-destructing airplanes as he competes to win in the National Air Meet, which could gain him fame and lucrative contracts for his company. As he barely escapes death with each flight, Bradley discovers who is behind his technical failures
Destiny's drum by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Former Army Captain Phil Sheridan is captured by bandits on the remote Indonesian island of Kamling. Through his wit and skill with a gun Sheridan escapes and finds shelter with an old miner and his daughter. In an effort to protect himself and his new found friends from the bandits, Sheridan seeks help from a local tribe of headhunters
Dead men kill by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
A spree of inexplicable murders baffles Det. Terry Lane--until he stumbles upon proof that the victims were killed by their former servants-turned-zombies who have been brought back to life with the purpose of killing their employers. As Lane gets closer to the source, he too is targeted by the mastermind behind the murders and finds that he could be turned into one of the living dead
The baron of the Coyote River by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Lance Gordon killed his father's murderer in a fair fight. But he has a price on his head now and has been running from the law ever since
Devil's manhunt by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
After three months of grueling labor in Arizona, Tim Beckdolt has mined over $175,000 worth of gold ore. Two villains arrive to jump his claim and force him to mine the rest of the gold. Tim manages to escape, but finds himself at the mercy of a vicious terrain with no weapons and no food
Sea fangs by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Sailor Bob Sherman has his hands full trying to save the ocean yacht Bonito from capsizing in hurricane waters off Venezuela's coast-- no thanks to the know-it-all attitude and incompetence of the vessel's captain. Sherman's rugged good looks and seafaring skills at least bring him the attentions of Phyllis Marmion, a raven-haired beauty and daughter of the yacht's owner. Unfortunately, Sherman's also the bitter enemy of the girl's father who, with the support of corrupt officials, had stripped him of a highly profitable drilling business and taken his land years before. More's at stake than oil fields when the ship is attacked by modern pirates and are all taken captive. Soon Sherman, crew and passengers find themselves in a dungeon jail on an uncharted island known locally as the Island of Death-- a place where no one escapes, and Sherman's futile efforts have marked him for an early death
The carnival of death by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Working deep undercover to break up a purported drug ring, US narcotics agent Bob Clark uncovers two gruesome murders. When the case is apparently solved after four tribal headhunters suddenly disappear, Bob suspects someone else is the real killer
Spy killer by Barry Randolph( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Russian beauty Varinka Savischna recruits an outlaw seeking refuge in China for her war against Chinese intelligence services. Unfortunately, the man she recruited, Kurt Reid, is captured by the Chinese, forced to assassinate a Japanese spy, and made to enter the world of espionage
If I were you by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Hubbard's 1940 fantasy tale centers on a circus dwarf named Little Tom Little who becomes obsessed with the idea of swapping bodies with the circus's larger-than-life chief. This fantastic production features a large supporting cast of readers, sound effects and a variety of brilliant voices provided by The Simpsons' Nancy Cartwright
Cargo of coffins by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"Paco Corvino was a smooth-talking and slippery con man, a contraband runner, and escaped convict ... not to mention murderer. He also was the man responsible for changing Captain Lars Marlin into Convict 3827645 of the penal colony in French Guiana known as Devil's Island--a prison from which he had only just escaped"--Container
The iron duke by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"American arms merchant Blacky Lee is wanted by nearly every government in 1930s Europe--especially the Nazis. They want Blacky's head for selling them dud weapons, prompting his rapid (and illegal) escape across the Balkans to the kingdom of Aldoria with his business partner in tow. Aldoria is well chosen. Years before, Blacky discovered he was the spitting image of the country's Prince Philip, learned the archduke's speaking voice and memorized the royal family tree just in case. When Blacky brazenly impersonates the leader, things go surprisingly well . . . that is, until he finds himself caught in the middle of a Communist plot to rig elections and take over"--Container
Wind-gone-mad by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
In a tale set during the last days of pre-World War II China, a company man has had enough of the fatalistic brand of diplomacy from other nations that claim to want a united China. When he disappears to find the man called "Wind-Gone-Mad" who has always fought against the province warlords, he creates a situation that just may spell disaster
The chee-chalker by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"FBI agent Bill Norton has been sent to Ketchikan, Alaska to track down his former boss, who's vanished while investigating a heroin smuggling ring. Norton instantly suspects the smugglers are operating from inside the local fishing fleet. But six months and a string of declared 'accidental' drownings have failed to turn up any clues"--Container
Sabotage in the sky by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"Pilot Terry Lee has taught Bill Trevillian everything he knows about flying, enough that Bill's now considered the ace of American test pilots just as war breaks out in World War II Europe. Unknown to Bill, Terry's also taught his own kid sister, Kip, who's now almost as good a pilot as Bill and quite the looker to boot. When France and Great Britain must choose between different American plane designs to outfly the newest and deadliest Nazi fighers, the competing companies send their two best pilots-- Kip and Bill. Unfortunately, a spy also has been sent to infiltrate and sabotage the planes"--Container
Branded outlaw by L. Ron Hubbard( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
When Tom Weston writes to his son with the news that his old enemy Harvey Dodge is back in town, Lee Weston loses no time in returning to New Mexico, only to find his father murdered and the family ranch burned to the ground. Certain that Dodge is the guilty party, Lee sets out for revenge but gets more than he bargained for when he's attacked by gunmen, wounded, and forced to flee to the mountains. The beautiful girl who comes across his unconscious body and nurses him back to health is none other then Dodge's headstrong daughter Ellen. When Lee insists on continuing his vendetta, he gets himself into a heap more trouble--false accusations, a near-lynching at the hands of an angry mob, and the scorn of the only girl he ever looked at more than once
 
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