The Candy Bombers: A Story of Hope and Inspiration

3 pages | 820 words

The Candy Bombers by Andrei Cherny is a book that looks at the events that originated in 1948-1949 when Soviets took control over Berlin and with differences arising in West, blockading the transport routes in and out of Berlin. The book provides an insight to how people in West Berlin were supplied with food, coal and other necessities during the blockade by airlift from West Germany which was organized by United States Air Force General Lucius D. Clay.