Monthly Archives: January 2017

Review of ‘Bloody Mohawk’ book

Rich Barbuto reviews a book on the fighting along the Mohawk River, “Bloody Mohawk: The French and Indian War & American Revolution on New York’s Frontier,” and finds it a well-done account. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Maurice’s Strategikon’ book

Rob Morgan reviews a translation of this Byzantine-era work and finds much useful in it for the wargamer. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of Tabletop Gaming magazine, Issue 7

Jonathan Aird reviews the latest issue of the magazine, which has announced it is going to a six-issues a year schedule. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Some Thirties aircraft

By Rob Morgan I picked up a packet of Hasegawa 1/700th-scale aircraft the other day. The box is QG23-72123 in their range and contains 18 Japanese biplane aircraft models. There are nine Nakajima Type 90 fighters, and nine Mitsubishi Attack … Continue reading

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Review of ‘Bazooka vs Panzer’ (Osprey)

Jonathan Aird reviews an Osprey titled “Bazooka vs Panzer,” featuring the opposing weapons of World War II. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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William the Conqueror

By Rob Morgan This statue of William, more commonly known as “the Bastard” in his day, stands in the middle of Falaise in Normandy. The statue is close to the major castle of his duchy, and in a town totally … Continue reading

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Review of ‘Zombicide: Black Plague’ game

David Hinojosa reviews a cooperative game for one to six players, using figures. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘The Campaign for Guadalcanal’ book

Mike Crane reviews an older book on the Guadalcanal campaign written and profusely illustrated by Jack Coggins, a must-have for those interested in the Pacific War. It’s on the Reviews page.

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A sample article for the New Year

This month’s sample article from the pages of past Lone Warrior issues is different. It’s a blast from the very recent past; in fact, this sample article is from the current edition of the magazine. Usually, the samples go back … Continue reading

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