Stuka Pilot Author:Hans Ulrich Rudel Ballantine original publication, first printing, Library of Congress Catalog Card # 58-13386. With 2530 Operational flights, Rudel was Germany's leading wartime pilot - This is his story of the air war against Russia. Translated by Lynton Hudson. Forward by Group Captain Douglas Bader, D.S.O., D.F.C. — Filled with fascinating information on th... more »e capabilities of the Russian pilots and their planes, Rudel's own account of the death struggle on the Eastern front is one of the most exciting war books ever written.
Shot down more than a dozen times, he was one of the few pilots to survive six years of combat flying. He finished the war flying an FW190 - with one leg amputated and the other in a cast!« less