Synopses & Reviews
One of the most brilliant fighter pilots of all time, Manfred von Richthofen had deadly prowess and a fanatic dedication to aerial warfare. A dashing airman, gallant gentleman, and killer ace, the Red Baron comes to life in this engaging biography. Researched from German sources, it includes excerpts from Richthofen's Air Combat Operations Manual, his letters, and writings. With comprehensive accounts of all the Red Baron's victories. "A richly detailed air epic."--Aviation History
A biography, researched from original German sources, of the World War I fighter pilot, Manfred von Richtofen, the Red Baron. Including some of Richtofen's own writings, it shows how his approach to air combat shaped air warfare, and it lists and details all his victories.