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


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 1580893368 (reinforced)
  • ISBN: 9781580893367 (reinforced)
  • ISBN: 9781580893374 (softcover)
  • ISBN: 1580893376 (softcover)
  • Description: ix, 110 p : ill., map ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, c2010.

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Current holds

3 current holds with 18 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Melrose Summer Reading Cart YA 943 Tunnell (Text to phone) Checked out 06/26/2015
Melrose Summer Reading Cart YA 943 Tunnell (Text to phone) Checked out 06/20/2015
Melrose Summer Reading Cart YA 943 Tunnell (Text to phone) Checked out 06/22/2015
Melrose Summer Reading Cart YA 943 Tunnell (Text to phone) Checked out 06/21/2015
Melrose Summer Reading Cart YA 943 Tunnell (Text to phone) Checked out 07/06/2015
Melrose Children's Nonfiction J 943 Tunnell (Text to phone) Checked out 07/07/2015

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [105]-106) and index.
Contents Note: Bread from the heavens -- "Vhat is viggle?" -- Operation Little Vittles -- From little things come big things -- "Dear Onkl of the heaven" -- Ties that are never broken -- Biographical note -- Historical note -- Author's note.
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 Note: A Junior Library Guild selection

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