Monthly Archives: June 2021

D-Day reading, Part 2

By Rob Morgan Having mentioned the “Penguin Atlas of D-Day and the Normandy Campaign” by John Man, it seems sensible to write a review note of it. My well-thumbed copy was bought when it was first issued in 1994 for … Continue reading

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D-Day reading

By Rob Morgan In June, my thoughts, and my reading, often turn to the Normandy Campaign, after so many holidays there in past years, and the fact that of all battlefield regions of Western Europe, this is the one where … Continue reading

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‘The Crimean War’ (Osprey) reviewed

Martin Smith has added another review of an Osprey title, this one on the Crimean War, and finds it a good starting point for researching the war’s history. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin

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Incoming! Lone Warrior No. 215

Editor Rich Barbuto reports that the latest issue of Lone Warrior will be mailed this week. Here’s a preview of the contents: “Entertaining the Troops by Running a Multi-Solo-Player Campaign,” by Martin Smith. The author explains how he ran a … Continue reading

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‘Absolute Emperor” Napoleonic rules added

Paul Le Long has reviewed a new set of Napoleonic rules, “Absolute Emperor,” and finds them cleverly designed with an emphasis on simplicity. With the playing units representing divisions, even the largest battles can be played on a relatively small … Continue reading

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Malaria in WWII Italy

By Rob Morgan I’m grateful to my colleague Marco Galandra of Pavia for this little snippet. Now, chemical and biological weapons rarely crop up on the wargames table, and certainly I’ve never resorted to them in any modern campaign at … Continue reading

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A sample article for June

This month’s sample article from past issues of Lone Warrior is by George Arnold, who describes some of the other parts of the hobby that absorb him besides gaming itself. It’s on the Sample Articles page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin

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