Category Archives: Periods – Eighteenth century

25mm covered bridge model

Jonathan Aird reviews a Stone Mountain 25mm covered bridge with many gaming uses. It’s on the Reviews page.

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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 ‘Ships and Seamen of the American Revolution’ book

Mike Crane reviews a resource book on the “Ships and Seamen of the American Revolution.” It’s filled with illustrations, from detailed ship drawings to charts and weapons. It’s on the Reviews page.

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A sample article for August

This month’s sample article from the pages of past Lone Warrior issues is by Paul Le Long and illustrates his ideas for playing a game without rules, using a “fate chart” and an ongoing narrative. It works! The article is … Continue reading

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Review of ‘Seven Steps to Freedom’ book

Paul Le Long reviews a book written in the 1970s but only published recently, with a helping hand from the reviewer himself. It’s about gaming the 18th century in North America. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Soloing ‘Braddock’s Defeat’ board game

Godfrey Bailey designs some solo rules for the board game “Braddock’s Defeat” and runs through a solitaire version of the game to make sure the rules work. And, they do. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Burning captured banners

By Rob Morgan For me, the Renaissance, at least as far as the British Isles are concerned, ends with the defeat of the Jacobite Army at Culloden in April 1746, drawing as clear a line as possible under the now … Continue reading

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Review of ‘Land of the Free’ game rules

Jonathan Aird reviews a new set of miniatures rules for late 18th-early 19th century North American wars. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of 25mm resin buildings

Jonathan Aird reviews a pair of resin buildings from Stone Mountain, a fortified manor house and a village shop with living quarters above. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Frederick the Great’s Army’ Infantry (Osprey)

Paul Le Long summarizes a 1991 Osprey on the infantry of Frederick the Great’s army. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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