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By John Biggins

It is the summer time of 1916 and, as good fortune may have it, Otto is assigned to the nascent, unreliable, and completely scary Imperial and Royal Austro-Hungarian Flying carrier. Ottto's aerial chauffeur is the self-willed Sergeant-Pilot Toth, with whom he can basically converse in damaged Latin—although whilst all else fails, screaming will suffice! at the floor the rickety Habsburg Empire starts to collapse ahead of the onslaught of WWI, whereas within the air Otto confronts a sequence of misadventures and the winds of change.

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