Berlin Bastion: The Epic of Post-War Berlin
Frankfurt/Main: Fred Rudl, 1951. First? Edition. First? Printing. 19 cm, 263, illus., footnotes, ink notation on front endpaper, previous owner's mailing label inside fr board, bds somewhat worn/soiled. Small dark stain on rear board. In this book, the author has written the first authentic account of the Berlin Blockade and the Allied Air Lift in vivid detail, the authoritative story of an episode which enthralled the free world. Bennett was an American war correspondent, who first came to Berlin from an exploded RAF bomber in 1943. Condition: good.
Keywords: Cold War, Berlin Airlift, Berlin Blockade, Military Occupation, Zone of Occupation, Lucius Clay, Sokolovsky, West Berlin, Tempelhof