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May 17, 2014
The Route to Tokyo is an amazing read. As an academic historian, I was mesmerized by the clarity of detail and recollection this book contains. As a World War II buff, I was enthralled by the history of the development, preparation, and execution of Naval Aviation and the role these aviators played in the conflict. Dr. Hubbard is an avid and voracious storyteller who was able to bring these distant events to life, just as if we were sitting down and conversing with each other. -- Richard...
March 17, 2014
The editors of The Route To Tokyo – The World War II Experiences of Lt. Commander John R. Hubbard USNR have created four (4) lesson plans with accompanying homework assignments for use by high school history/social studies teachers and home schooling parents. Each lesson plan is based on selected chapters from The Route To Tokyo by historian and former president of the University of Southern California, John R. Hubbard. The lesson plans are designed to supplement standardized World War II...
For Immediate Release November 25, 2013 The Route To Tokyo World War II Experiences of Lt. Commander John R. “Jack” Hubbard, USNR By John R. Hubbard Edited by Elizabeth A. Hubbard and George U. Hubbard Seventy-two years ago, the Japanese Empire attacked United States’ Hawaiian Naval installations at Pearl Harbor and neighboring air stations. It is therefore only fitting that December 7th be selected as the date for publisher Roots & Branches to release The Route To Tokyo. John R. “Jack”...