The story of air operations during World War One, the formation and development of the Royal Flying Corps and the lives and experiences of the airmen who were its pioneers. The author was in the RAF for 20 years, and here covers both military history and the more human perspective.
Used availability for Richard Townshend Bickers's The First Great Air War
July 1988 : UK Hardback
September 1989 : UK Paperback
February 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition