36 Results
36 Results
Where is the Taj Mahal? —Hoobler, Dorothy, author.
Book
2017
7 available of 13 items

Where are the Great Pyramids? —Hoobler, Dorothy, author.
Book
2015
4 available of 9 items

Describes the history of the Great Pyramids of Giza, including how they may have been built, their original purpose, and other ancient pyramid structures around the world.

What was the San Francisco Earthquake? —Hoobler, Dorothy, author.
Book
2016
2 available of 5 items

"In this addition to the What Was? series, kids will experience what it was like to be in San Francisco in 1906 when the ground buckled in a major, catastrophic earthquake. One early April morning in 1906, the people of ...

The trenches : fighting on the Western Front in World War I —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1978
4 available of 4 items

Describes the combat experiences of English, French and German soldiers on the Western Front during the Great War.

Seven paths to death —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
2008
5 available of 5 items

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.

Confucianism —Hoobler, Thomas.
Book
1993
4 available of 4 items

Describes how the teachings of Confucius evolved from a social order to a religion, infusing all phases of Chinese life for 2000 years.

Pruning —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1975
2 available of 2 items

Cleopatra —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1986
1 available of 1 items

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 ghost in the Tokaido Inn —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1999
9 available of 9 items

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.

In darkness, death —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
2004
5 available of 5 items

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.

Confucianism —Hoobler, Thomas.
Book
2004
1 available of 1 items

Joseph Stalin —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1985
1 available of 1 items

The life story of the revolutionary who became leader of Communist Russia.

Lost civilizations —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1992
2 available of 2 items

Examines such archaeological remains as Stonehenge, the Easter Island statues, and the Minoan ruins on Crete and speculates about the vanished civilizations that built them.

The demon in the teahouse —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
2001
3 available of 3 items

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 s...

An album of World War I —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1976
1 available of 1 items

An account of World War I including its causes, campaigns and battles, outcome, peace treaty, and effects.

Nelson and Winnie Mandela —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1987
2 available of 2 items

Presents the lives and careers of the imprisoned leader of the African National Congress and his wife, an activist in the struggle for black majority rights in South Africa.

A samurai never fears death —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
2008
2 available of 2 items

Returning home to investigate the possible connection of his family's tea shop with smugglers, Seikei, now a samauri in eighteenth-century Japan, becomes involved in murder at a local puppet theater and saving the life o...

Zhou Enlai —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1986
1 available of 1 items

Vanity rules : a history of American fashion and beauty —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1999
1 available of 1 items

Describes the shifting ideal of beauty in the United States, from colonial times to the present, and how it influenced and was influenced by societal and economic changes.

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