Category Archives: Periods – General history

Review of ‘The Model Soldier Guide’

Rich Barbuto reviews a 1965 classic about building and painting some fine model soldiers of the time. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Fighting Men’ book (1963)

Rob Morgan reviews a long out-of-print book that would still be of some use to wargamers today, sub-titled, “How men have fought through the ages.” It’s on the Reviews page.

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Today’s Osprey review

Jonathan Aird reviews an Osprey titled “U.S. Infantry Equipments 1775-1910.” It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Review of Morschauser’s ‘How To …’ book

Paul Le Long reviews Joseph Morschauser’s 1962 book, “How To Play War Games in Miniature,” a classic from the earlier days of the hobby. It’s on the Reviews page.

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What’s new — Time for another sample article

Here’s another sample from the archives of Lone Warrior magazine: Marvin Scott offers some thoughts on how communication in war has changed throughout history. Then, he adds a simple solo game in which a U.S. cavalry scout must successfully carry … Continue reading

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Review of ‘The Duel’ book

Rob Morgan reviews a book about the practice of duelling, down through the ages. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Vanished Kingdoms’ book

Rob Morgan discusses a book about historical states of Europe that no longer exist, some of which seemed destined for glory, but all of which disappeared. It’s on the Reviews page.

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