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The Resource 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", Michael O. Tunnell

Label
Candy bomber : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"
Title
Candy bomber
Title remainder
the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"
Statement of responsibility
Michael O. Tunnell
Title variation
Candy bomber
Title variation remainder
the story of the Berlin Airlifts "Chocolate Pilot"
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Summary
Presents the life of the American Air Force pilot responsible for setting up the airlift of candy to the children of Berlin in 1948 and 1949 after the end of World War II and describes the gratitude of the German people for his efforts
Writing style
Award
Beehive Children's Informational Book Award (Utah), 2012.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Young Hoosier Book Middle Grades Award nominee, 2013-2014.
Biography type
individual biography
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366838
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 943/.1550874
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1130
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
DD881
LC item number
.T845 2010
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1130
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"
Label
Candy bomber : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot", Michael O. Tunnell
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [105]-106) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17801360
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 110 pages
Isbn
9781580893374
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009026648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn421949603
  • (OCoLC)421949603
Label
Candy bomber : the story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot", Michael O. Tunnell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [105]-106) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17801360
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 110 pages
Isbn
9781580893374
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009026648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn421949603
  • (OCoLC)421949603

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