Georg Paul Neumann Its History, Development, Organisation, Aircraft, Weapons and Equipment, 1914-1918 Germany’s battle for the skies
The Great War was, of course, the first conflict in which mankind took to the air to any significant degree. Powered flight added a new dimension to reconnaissance an..
Gunther Plüschow The Adventures of a German Aviator During the Great War An outstanding story of the aerial war and a daring escape from captivity
For the uninitiated this book’s original title, ‘My Escape from Donnington Hall,’ gave few clues as to the astonishing and ..
Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen & Oswald Böelcke The Red Battle Flyer by Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen & An Aviator’s Field Book by Oswald Böelcke Two German Aces of the Great War
There can be little doubt that the most iconic fighter pilot of the First World War on the Western Front was the aristocratic German ‘ace of aces,’ Baron Manfred vo..
Charles C. Turner The Air War Over Europe During the First World War
The first battles of the skies
The author of this overview and analysis of the Allied air campaign during the years of the First World War was eminently qualified for the task. He was one of the fi..