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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
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raven, Margot Theis
Dewey number
943/.1550874
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Frankenhuyzen, Gijsbert van
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Halvorsen, Gail S.
  • Simon, Mercedes
  • United States
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Girls
  • Air pilots, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Germany
Target audience
juvenile
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
Note
2003-2004 Bluebonnet nominee
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
2002001887
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volumes (unpaged)
Isbn
9781585360697
Lccn
2002001887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a172846
  • a172846
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
Note
2003-2004 Bluebonnet nominee
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
2002001887
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volumes (unpaged)
Isbn
9781585360697
Lccn
2002001887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a172846
  • a172846

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