Monthly Archives: March 2014

Review of ‘The Swiss at War 1300-1500’ (Osprey)

Paul Le Long takes a look at an Osprey focused on the medieval Swiss. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Review of ‘The Italian Invasion of Abyssinia 1935-36’

Rob Morgan reviews an Osprey Men-at-Arms book on the Italian invasion of Abyssinia. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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A WWI naval resource

By Rob Morgan www.naval-history.net is a web site dealing with the centenary of the Great War at sea. It contains a substantial amount of material on the subject of the battles of the world-wide encounters. There’s a full, precise chronology … Continue reading

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Battle of Drepanum refight AAR

By George Arnold As I mentioned in the latest issue of Lone Warrior magazine, I’m determined to break out of a rut and play more games. For various reasons, my actual game-playing has suffered the last couple of years — … Continue reading

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Review of ‘The Spanish Civil War 1936-39’ (Osprey)

Paul Le Long reviews an early version of Osprey’s “The Spanish Civil War 1936-39.” It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Currently playing on my tabletop …

By Chris Hahn  As of the afternoon of March 12, I find myself six turns in to a rather large game of “Impetvs.” Without going into too much detail, a few weeks ago I found myself enamored with the idea … Continue reading

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Review of ‘The French Army 1914-18’ (Osprey)

With this year’s 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I, Rob Morgan has been working on some Osprey reviews of books related to that conflict. Here’s the first of his WWI reviews, of the Osprey titled “The French Army … Continue reading

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Review of more HALO drop ship models

Jonathan Aird reviews some more of his science fiction finds. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Lone Warrior 186 on the way

My hard copy of Lone Warrior No. 186 arrived in the mail today, with the standard, great variety of content. Here’s a list: “Scratching a Seven Year’s Itch: The Battle of Mulhernberg” by Chris Hahn; “Diplomacy? Or Just Simply War?” … Continue reading

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Review of ‘Napoleon’s Polish Troops’ (Osprey)

Paul Le Long takes a glance at an older, but still useful, Osprey title. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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