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Hoobler, Thomas

Overview
Works: 130 works in 321 publications in 7 languages and 43,731 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Young adult works  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PZ7.H76227, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas Hoobler
Seven paths to death : a samurai mystery by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,093 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 )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and German and held by 2,007 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 )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,807 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 )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This clear and engaging account of the historical development of Confucianism presents the basic tenets of Confucian thought, traces its evolution in response to the events of Chinese history, and examines its enduring relevance to the contemporary world. Resources, photographs, and illustrations round out this appealing study
In darkness, death by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,289 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 monsters : Mary Shelley and the curse of Frankenstein by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,288 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
The demon in the teahouse by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,217 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
The Mexican American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a look at the experiences of Mexican immigrants, relating stories of their arrival in the United States and their integration into a new society
Cleopatra by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,058 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
The African American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of the memories and experiences of a people who were first Africans, then slaves, and finally Afro-Americans
We are Americans : voices of the immigrant experience by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of immigration to America, from speculation about the earliest immigrants to the present day
The Chinese American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 944 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
The Irish American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... collection of diary entries, letters, interviews, personal reflections, and photographs ..."
The German American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... collection of diary entries, letters, interviews, personal reflections, and photographs ..."
Captain John Smith : Jamestown and the birth of the American dream by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the predawn darkness of April 21, 1607, three small ships groped for landfall along the North American coastline. Confined below decks - and most likely in chains - was John Smith, a young, hot-tempered fellow accused of plotting mutiny and facing the possibility of execution. Many of the crew expected Smith to be hanged once they reached Virginia - and were shocked when Smith was named as one of the seven people who would make up the governing council of the new colony, a decision made before the ships left England. This caused many to wonder: just who was this John Smith, this brash, red-bearded nobody who seemed to have such powerful connections?"
The Japanese American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This album tells the stories of Japanese Americans and the life they made for themselves in the United States
The Italian American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... collection of diary entries, letters, interviews, personal reflections, and photographs ..."
Vietnam, why we fought : an illustrated history by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 798 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
The Jewish American family album by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This album tells of Jewish Americans and the life that they made for themselves in the United States
The first decade : curtain going up by Dorothy Hoobler( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early years of the twentieth century, Peggy and her cousins Harry and Jack experience the excitement of belonging to a family of famous actors as they prepare to open a new theater with a family production of an original play
 
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Seven paths to death : a samurai mystery
Alternative Names
Hoobler, Dorothy i Thomas

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Hoobler, Thomas William 1942-

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A samurai never fears death : a samurai mysteryThe ghost in the Tokaido InnConfucianismIn darkness, deathThe monsters : Mary Shelley and the curse of FrankensteinThe demon in the teahouseThe Mexican American family albumCleopatra