Richthofen: Beyond the Legend of the Red Baron

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Praise for Richthofen Beyond the Legend of the Red Baron "A lively, three-dimensional account of the world’s most famous fighter pilot. Peter Kilduff’s exhaustive research makes this the book on Richthofen." —John Toland "This book is not only an exciting true story for the general reader but also is a valuable research tool for the World War I aviation specialist. Even the Red Baron would be proud." —Peter M. Grosz, leading German aviation authority.

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User Review  - VincentDarlage - LibraryThing

I am so glad I read this book. It was an excellent biography, filled with insight into Richthofen's life and leadership style. The penultimate paragraph perhaps says it best: "Within the span of his ... Read full review

RICHTHOFEN: Beyond the Legend of the Red Baron

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A meticulously researched biography that reclaims WW I's unchallenged ace of aces from the mists and myths of time. Drawing on previously unavailable archives (including his subject's personal papers ... Read full review

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