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THE BERLIN BLOCKADE AND THE USE OF THE UNITED NATIONS.: EBSCOhost

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This article explains the history of different nations overtaking Berlin after the war. It is a long document but gives many details about Berlin and the Berlin blockade. It gives details about the Soviet Union overtaking East Berlin. It comments on the various foreign affairs with the Soviet Union, USA, and others during this time. It also provides quotes said at the time about Russians harassing West Berlin. It speaks about Western allies attempting to settle controversies with Soviet Union.

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C-54landingattemplehof.jpg (766x729 pixels)

C-54landingattemplehof.jpg (766x729 pixels) | Berlin Blockade | Scoop.it
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This is one of many famous photographs captured by Henry Ries.  After fleeing Hitler, Henry returned back to his home city of Berlin to capture postwar Germany. His collection of the Berlin Airlift is most well known.

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what_was_the_1948_Berlin_Blockade_pdf

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This is a magazine article published a few years after the Berlin Blockade. It is interesting to read an article published much closer to the date of the incident.

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Berlin Airlift - Cold War - HISTORY.com

Berlin Airlift - Cold War - HISTORY.com | Berlin Blockade | Scoop.it
Find out more about the history of Berlin Airlift, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com (More on the Berlin Blockade and Berlin Airlift on this @HistoryChanneI link.
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This video demonstrates a realistic view of the Berlin Wall and the effects it had on the citizens of Berlin. It shows how people were torn away from their families and the struggle they faced to escape east Berlin.

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The Berlin Blockade

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This video has American pilots speaking about the Berlin Blockade and Airlift and why they felt compelled to help the starving people of West Berlin.

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Palestinian Refugees and the Right of Return | American Friends Service Committee

Palestinian Refugees and the Right of Return | American Friends Service Committee | Berlin Blockade | Scoop.it
Approximately 750,000 Palestinians were displaced and became refugees as a result of the 1948 war which led to the founding of Israel.  None of these displaced persons were ever allowed to return to the homes or communities from which they were displaced and the Palestinian refugee population has continued to grow in the time that has passed s
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This article touches on the lives on the Palestinians who were displaced due to the border changes in Israel. We can't imagine what it would feel like to be displaced from your country and family and never be able to see your loved ones again. Although we are Zionists, we feel for the Palestinians who lost what they have to Israel.

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This image illustrates how Germany was split up and the locations of the planes paths.

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Berlin Blockade

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This site provides facts, historical sources, weblinks and brief explanations. These sources have been compiled for students.


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This article uses propaganda to mock the situation between the soviets and the allied powers in occupied Berlin.

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A user-friendly overview of the Berlin Blockade. It includes weblinks, descriptors and images associated with the topic.

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The Berlin Blockade 1948

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This video gives a great overview of the events post WWII in Berlin. This video provides all real footage and interviews with pilots for the airlift during the blockade. It provides a detailed information from primary sources. The real footage intrigued the audience, and helped bring historical facts to life.

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Berlin Blockade and Airlift 1948 (5m)

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This video gave good visuals and a realistic view of the Berlin Blockade and Airlift. Real footage was used.

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