Candy bomber: the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"

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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.Michael O. Tunnell tells an inspiring tale of candy and courage, illustrated with Lt. Halvorsen's personal photographs, as well as letters and drawings from the children of Berlin to their beloved "Uncle Wiggly Wings."
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subject_facetAir pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography
Air pilots, Military -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Blockade, 1948-1949
Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Blockade, 1948-1949 -- Juvenile literature
Electronic books
Halvorsen, Gail S
Halvorsen, Gail S. -- Juvenile literature
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' nominee book, 2014
United States. -- Air Force. -- Military Airlift Command -- Biography
United States. -- Air Force. -- Military Airlift Command -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_displayCandy bomber : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"
title_fullCandy Bomber The Story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"
Candy bomber : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot" / Michael O. Tunnell
Candy bomber : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot" [electronic resource] / Michael O. Tunnell
title_shortCandy bomber
title_subthe story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"
topic_facetAir pilots, Military
Berlin (Germany)
Electronic books
Halvorsen, Gail S
History
Juvenile Nonfiction