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By Marc A Cirigliano

ISBN-10: 0996101403

ISBN-13: 9780996101400

battle is either severe company and the main aggravating of events.

No one knew this greater than Manfred von Richtofen, the German international warfare I ace. one of many relevant figures who either created and outlined a brand new type of war up there in flying machines, Manfred got here to epitomize the conflict flyer-someone we at the present time seek advice from because the fighter pilot.

In this historic novel, writer Marc Cirigliano takes us faraway from the incorrect Hollywood stereotype of the uptight Prussian warrior and or its contrary, the inaccurate picture of the reckless, difficult partying flyboy. in its place, Cirigliano creates an attractive narrative of ancient fiction concerning the actual Manfred. A dutiful officer, Manfred-devoted son, sibling and outdoorsman, who enjoyed to seek, hike and journey horses-struggled within the final nine-and-a-half months of his lifestyles from the actual and mental accidents of a wrestle head wound he suffered on the top of his reputation. A stressed Spirit takes us into Manfred's daily battles with put up worrying tension Syndrome, nerve-racking mind damage and Post-Concussive Syndrome. With humor, wit and perception, Cirigliano develops a character caricature that everybody who has skilled conflict or is attracted to international struggle i'm going to are looking to read.

As we are living during the centenary of global battle I, A stressed Spirit is a needs to for readers, either severe and casual.

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