The candy bombers the untold story of the Berlin Airlift and America's finest hour

Title The candy bombers the untold story of the Berlin Airlift and America's finest hour
Names Cherny, Andrei.
Book Number DB067272
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Recounts the post-WWII Berlin airlift of 1948-1949. Describes the Soviet Union's attempt to expel British, American, and French troops by blockading sectors of the city--actions that consigned more than two million citizens to starvation. Relates the American response--airlifting food and supplies and parachuting candy to children. Some violence. 2008.
Narrator Williams, Jake.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Long Book - LO
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
War (Non-Fiction) - WNF
War - World War II - WNF2
History - Modern World - HWO
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains violence.
LC Subject Berlin (Germany) - History - Blockade, 1948-1949
Germany - Foreign relations - United States
United States - Foreign relations - 1945-1953
United States - Foreign relations - Germany
Call Number 943.1550874 ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (Talking Book Publishers, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2008. 9780399154966
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