High Flew the Falcons. The French Aces of World War I (Repost)


Herbert Molloy Mason, Jr. - High Flew the Falcons. The French Aces of World War I
J. B. Lippincott Company | 1965 | ISBN: N/A | English | 172 pages | PDF | 130.91 MB

Air war as we know it began in the skies over France fifty years ago, and this volume looks at that war from the French side of the lines. In telling the stories of several gallant Gallic airmen-and of two Americans who chose to fight under the tricolor, eschewing Woodrow Wilson's plea for neutrality-the author pays tribute to all pioneer wartime aviators, whatever their nationality…