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Knight of Germany : Oswald Boelcke German ace

Author: Johannes Werner
Publisher: Havertown, Pa. : Casemate, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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The story of the fighter pilot the Red Baron himself sought to emulate . . . German air ace Oswald Boelcke was a national hero during World War I, the youngest captain in the German air force,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Werner, Johannes, 1864-1937.
Knight of Germany.
Havertown, Pa. : Casemate, 2009
(OCoLC)751572891
Named Person: Oswald Boelcke; Oswald Boelcke
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Johannes Werner
ISBN: 9781612000435 1612000436
OCLC Number: 783210892
Notes: Translated from the German.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Contents: ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""Preface""; ""Nascent Forces""; ""From Aspirant to Lieutenant and Pilot""; ""The Beginnings of War Flying""; ""The Development of War and Scout Flying: Retrospects and Prospects""; ""The Beginnings of Aerial Warfare""; ""The Master of Aerial Warfare""; ""In the East""; ""The Master Scout""; ""The End and the Inheritance""; ""The Victories of Oswald Boelcke""
Other Titles: Boelcke, der Mensch.
Responsibility: by Johannes Werner ; translated by Claude W. Sykes ; with an introduction and appendix by Norman Franks.

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... both fascinating and thrilling... * Aircraft * Anyone interested in learning about Boelcke's life and brief career as Germany's first 40-victory fighter ace will find a fine account in Prof. Read more...

 
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