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Hoobler, Dorothy

Overview
Works: 135 works in 349 publications in 7 languages and 42,598 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery fiction  Young adult works  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR5397.F73, FIC
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Most widely held works by Dorothy Hoobler
The Chinese American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 2,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews, excerpts from diaries and letters, newspaper accounts, profiles of famous individuals, and pictures from family albums portray the heartache and joy of the Chinese American experience
Seven paths to death : a samurai mystery by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Swedish and held by 2,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samurai Seikei and Judge Ooka, his foster-father, seek seven men who have seven maps on their backs in order to locate a cache of dangerous weapons before they fall into the wrong hands
A samurai never fears death : a samurai mystery by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Swedish and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning home to investigate the possible connection of his family's tea shop with smugglers, Seikei, now a samurai in eighteenth-century Japan, becomes involved in murder at a local puppet theater and saving the life of his sister's accused boyfriend
The ghost in the Tokaido Inn by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While attempting to solve the mystery of a stolen jewel, Seikei, a merchant's son who longs to be a samurai, joins a group of kabuki actors in eighteenth-century Japan
Confucianism by Thomas Hoobler( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the teachings of Confucius evolved from a social order to a religion, infusing all phases of Chinese life for 2000 years
The monsters : Mary Shelley and the curse of Frankenstein by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Monsters tells the story of the real-life characters surrounding the creation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Drawing on private diaries, personal letters, and contemporary accounts, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler have crafted a spectacular narrative of artistic creation and personal destruction. They reveal not just the true origins of two of the most famous monsters in popular culture, but also the monstrous and tragic nature of the young people who gathered that summer on the shores of Lake Geneva."--Jacket
In darkness, death by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In eighteenth-century Japan, young Seikei becomes involved with a ninja as he helps Judge Ooka, his foster father, investigate the murder of a samurai
The demon in the teahouse by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In eighteenth-century Japan, fourteen-year-old Seikei, a merchant's son in training to be a samurai, helps his patron investigate a series of murders and arson in the capital city of Edo, each of which is associated in some way with a popular geisha
Cleopatra by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Egyptian queen who gained and maintained power over her kingdom through her alliance with Julius Caesar and later Marc Antony
We are Americans : voices of the immigrant experience by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of immigration to America, from speculation about the earliest immigrants to the present day
Captain John Smith : Jamestown and the birth of the American dream by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"That question has been asked repeatedly for centuries; now, here is the most definitive answer. Captain John Smith explores the true history behind the man who would become the person most directly responsible for the survival of the Jamestown colony. Based on Smith's own writings - which history has proven to be accurate - and on letters and diaries from other Jamestown colonists and archives in both Virginia and England, this enlightening volume focuses in riveting detail on the years Smith spent in Jamestown and his efforts to promote the colony after his return to England, while also covering his swashbuckling earlier life."
Vietnam, why we fought : an illustrated history by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Vietnam's relations with other nations, the involvement of the United States in the conflict, and the effects of the war
Drugs & crime by Thomas Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives an historical view of drugs and crime and examines the kinds of criminal behavior to which addicts and abusers are driven
African portraits by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents biographical sketches of Nezahualcóyotl, Moctezume II, Malinche, Juan Diego, Diego de la Cruz, Juana Inés de la Cruz, Father Miguel Hidalgo, Benito Juárez, Pancho Villa, Emiliano Zapata, Diego Rivera, Frida Kahol, and Amalia Hernández
Joseph Stalin by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life story of the revolutionary who became leader of Communist Russia
The second decade : voyages by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Italian immigrant boy joins the large Aldrich family as they stage a women's suffrage play and receive messages on the wireless radio about the ocean voyage of the Titanic
The 1930s : directions by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1936, Tony runs away from his home above his family's Italian restaurant in Chicago, while in Berlin David is present at the Olympics and prepares to move to America
The 1920s : luck by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1927 the Dixons move from rural Georgia to Chicago, where African Americans have more opportunities, and there Lorraine meets a famous movie actress and her little brother Marcus finds that his artistic talents are useful
 
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Seven paths to death : a samurai mystery
Alternative Names
Hoobler, Dorothy

Hoobler, Dorothy i Thomas

Hoobler, Dorothy Law 1941-

후블러, 도로시

フーブラー, ドロシー

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Seven paths to death : a samurai mysteryA samurai never fears death : a samurai mysteryThe ghost in the Tokaido InnConfucianismThe monsters : Mary Shelley and the curse of FrankensteinIn darkness, deathThe demon in the teahouseCleopatra