Candy bomber [electronic resource] : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot" / Michael O. Tunnell. - SHERLOC
Candy bomber [electronic resource] : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot" / Michael O. Tunnell.
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Watertown, Mass. : Charlesbridge Publishing, 2010.
9781607345053 (electronic bk.)
9781607342489 (electronic bk.)
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Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Halvorsen, Gail S. -- Juvenile literature.
Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Blockade, 1948-1949 -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Air Force. Military Airlift Command -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
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After World War II the United States and Britain airlifted food and supplies into Russian-blockaded West Berlin. US Air Force Lieutenant Gail S. Halvorsen knew the children of the city were suffering. To lift their spirits, he began dropping chocolate and gum by parachute.