Category Archives: Periods – Eighteenth century

‘British Army Uniforms from 1751 to 1783’ reviewed

Rob Morgan provides a review of a book on 18th century British uniforms, “British Army Uniforms from 1751 to 1783” by Carl Franklin. It’s a highly recommended volume. The review is on the Reviews page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin +1

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Rules for AWI and War of 1812 added

A set of rules developed by Lone Warrior Editor Rich Barbuto has been added to this website. The rules cover the period from the American War of Independence through the War of 1812. “From Bunker Hill to New Orleans” is … Continue reading

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Adding more Revolutionary War units

By Rich Barbuto Rob Morgan has a great idea (see his post immediately below) about keeping members of the solo gaming community connected by sharing our recent hobby-related activities. After I gamed Cowpens a few years back, I decided to … Continue reading

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Age of Sail rules added

The latest set of rules from past Lone Warrior’s has been added. The “Wooden Walls, Iron Balls and Paper Ships” rules are by Paul Le Long and can be played with paper ships courtesy of Mike Crane. (They can also … Continue reading

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A new sample article

Kevin White provides this month’s sample article from previous number of Lone Warrior. “A House Divided” is a rule set focused on the English Civil War, and the article features photos of his paper soldier armies of the period. It’s … Continue reading

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French and Indian War rules added

Michael Gray’s “French and Indian War Rules” have now been added to the Complete Rule Sets page. The rules look to be easily adaptable to any type of Horse and Musket game. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin +1

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‘Rebels and Patriots’ review (Osprey)

Paul Le Long reviews a set of rules in Osprey’s Wargames series, “Rebels and Patriots,” covering small-unit action from American Colonial times through the American Civil War. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin 0

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Review of 28mm plastic Hessians

Rich Barbuto reviews a box of Warlord Games’ 28mm plastic Hessians, finding them to be nicely detailed, but fiddly to assemble. It’s on the Reviews page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin 0

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Review of ‘Blenheim: Battle for Europe’ book

Rob Morgan reviews a book on the Battle of Blenheim (1704) and finds it a useful read for solo possibilities, which he discusses at some length. It’s on the Reviews page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin 0

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Review of ‘The Invasion of Virginia, 1781’

Rich Barbuto, the editor of Lone Warrior, provides a review of a new book about the climactic campaign of the American War of Independence. It’s on the Reviews page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin 0

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