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Author Tunnell, Michael O.

Title Candy bomber : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot" / Michael O. Tunnell.

Imprint Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 943.155 TUN    Available
Description ix, 110 p : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [105]-106) and index.
Summary "World War II was over, and Berlin was in ruins. US Air Force Lieutenant Gail Halvorsen knew the children of the city were suffering. They were hungry and afraid. The young pilot wanted to help, but what could one man in one plane do?"--dust jacket flap.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Halvorsen, Gail S. -- Juvenile literature.
Halvorsen, Gail S.
United States. Air Force. Military Airlift Command -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Air Force. Military Airlift Command -- Biography.
Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography.
Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Blockade, 1948-1949 -- Juvenile literature.
Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Blockade, 1948-1949.
ISBN 1580893368 (reinforced)
9781580893367 (reinforced)

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