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The Resource Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot : a true story of the Berlin Airlift and the candy that dropped from the sky, by Margot Theis Raven ; illustrated by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen

Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot : a true story of the Berlin Airlift and the candy that dropped from the sky, by Margot Theis Raven ; illustrated by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen

Label
Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot : a true story of the Berlin Airlift and the candy that dropped from the sky
Title
Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot
Title remainder
a true story of the Berlin Airlift and the candy that dropped from the sky
Statement of responsibility
by Margot Theis Raven ; illustrated by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of a young German girl, Mercedes Simon, and of the American pilot, Gail Halvorsen, who shared hope and joy with the children of West Berlin by dropping candy-filled parachutes during the Airlift
Summary
The true story of a young German girl, Mercedes Simon, and of the American pilot, Gail Halvorsen, who shared hope and joy with the children of West Berlin by dropping candy-filled parachutes during the Airlift
Tone
Biography type
collective biography
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187568
Cataloging source
DLC
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Raven, Margot Theis
Dewey number
943.1550874
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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1000
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 5
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Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert van
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True
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  • Halvorsen, Gail S.
  • Simon, Mercedes
  • Halvorsen, Gail S
  • Simon, Mercedes
  • United States
  • United States
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Girls
  • Air pilots, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Germany
Target audience
pre adolescent
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a true story of the Berlin Airlift and the candy that dropped from the sky
Label
Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot : a true story of the Berlin Airlift and the candy that dropped from the sky, by Margot Theis Raven ; illustrated by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm49276441
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
[48] p.
Isbn
9781585360697
Lccn
2002001887
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADG-7599
Label
Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot : a true story of the Berlin Airlift and the candy that dropped from the sky, by Margot Theis Raven ; illustrated by Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen
Publication
Control code
ocm49276441
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
[48] p.
Isbn
9781585360697
Lccn
2002001887
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADG-7599

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