A personal account of air operations during the First World War,
mainly on the Western Front. Against this background of technical
development and innovation, the author recounts the exploits of the
Royal Flying Corps airmen and of the French, German, Italian and
American airforces. Richard Townsend Bickers has written 13 novels
about the RFC under the pseudonym Richard Leslie, 22 novels about
the RAF under his own name and a biography called "Ginger... more...