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Battlefield Earth : a saga of the year 3000

Author: L Ron Hubbard
Publisher: Hollywood, CA : Galaxy Press, ©[2017] ©1984
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Mass market paperback editionView all editions and formats
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In the year A.D. 3000, Earth is a barren wasteland, plundered of its natural resources by alien conquerors known as Psychlos. Fewer than thirty-five thousand humans survive in a handful of communities scattered across the face of a post-apocalyptic Earth. From the ashes of humanity rises a young hero, Jonnie Goodboy Tyler. Setting off on an initial quest to discover a hidden evil, Jonnie unlocks the mystery of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: L Ron Hubbard
ISBN: 9781619865099 1619865092
OCLC Number: 989700297
Notes: "Expanded content, author interview, discussion guide"--Cover.
Description: 1143 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: L. Ron Hubbard.

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In the year A.D. 3000, Earth is a barren wasteland, plundered of its natural resources by alien conquerors known as Psychlos. Fewer than thirty-five thousand humans survive in a handful of communities scattered across the face of a post-apocalyptic Earth. From the ashes of humanity rises a young hero, Jonnie Goodboy Tyler. Setting off on an initial quest to discover a hidden evil, Jonnie unlocks the mystery of humanity's demise and unearths a crucial weakness in their oppressors. Spreading the seeds of revolt, Jonnie and a small band of survivors pit their quest for freedom in an all-out rebellion that erupts across the continents of Earth and the cosmic sprawl of the Psychlo empire. For the fate of the Galaxy lies on the Battlefield of Earth. --

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"Over 1,000 pages of thrills, spills, vicious aliens and noble humans. I found Battlefield Earth un-put-downable." -- Neil Gaiman "Battlefield Earth is a terrific story! The carefully underplayed Read more...

 
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