The Red Baron

El Barón Rojo

The Red Baron

The Red Baron

The Red Baron

The Red Baron

The Red Baron

Biography (nonfiction), 1,492 words, Level Z (Grade 5), Lexile 1000L
Multilevel Book also available in levels T and W

The Red Baron was the most feared pilot in the skies during World War I. With eighty victories in aerial combat, Manfred von Richthofen will be forever remembered as the leading ace of the conflict. The Red Baron describes Richthofen’s life, focusing on his military career, pilot training, and rise to prominence, while framing his experiences in the historical context of World War I. Photographs, illustrations, and maps support the information in the text. Book and lesson are also available for Levels T and W.