Monthly Archives: May 2013

An Osprey review added

Paul Le Long reviews MAA 347,  “The US Army in World War II (2) The Mediterranean.” It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Review of ‘Wargaming World War Two’ book

Paul Le Long reviews a book by Stuart Asquith and finds it unexceptional, but the price is great. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of Houston’s Ships ACW vessels

Jonathan Aird reviews some of the Houston’s Ships line of naval vessels of the American Civil War. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Another Osprey

Here’s another mini-review of an Osprey publication, “Armies of the Carthaginian Wars 265-146 BC.” It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Review of ‘Programmed Wargames Scenarios’ book

Paul Le Long reviews a book by Charles Stewart Grant on programming gaming scenarios, a must-have for soloists. The book describes how to program one side or the other (or both) for 18 different scenarios and two mini-campaigns, all with … Continue reading

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Review of ‘Solo Secrets of Wargame Design’ book

Rich Barbuto reviews a compilation of solo ideas from legendary gamer Wally Simon, edited into a volume of its own by Russ Lockwood. It’s on the Reviews page.

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This week’s Ospreys

Two more mini-reviews of Osprey publications have been added this week: 1) ‘The US Army in World War II (1) The Pacific’ 2) ‘Pharsalus 48 BC: Caesar and Pompey — Clash of the Titans’ They’re on the Ospreys at a … Continue reading

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Review of ‘As Per Margin’ fleet rules

Rich Barbuto reviews a book of naval rules from the Age of Sail by Aelred Glidden, a name that likely will be familiar to those who followed Hal Thinglum’s MWAN magazine. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Three Weeks North of Londinium report

Chris Hahn records another of his ancient battles, between Romans and Britons, with  a surprising result. Lots of photos, too. It’s on the Miscellaneous page, along with other original, never-before-published articles.

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More Osprey reviews

Two more mini-reviews of Osprey publications have been added this week to the Ospreys at a Glance page: 1) ‘The US Army of World War I’ 2) ‘Arthur and the Anglo-Saxon Wars’

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