Category Archives: Periods – Pike and Shot

An Osprey

Paul Le Long describes “The British Army 1660-1704.” It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Review of two Brent Nosworthy books

Paul Le Long reviews two book by Brent Nosworthy that focus on tactics from the 17th through the 19th centuries. It’s on the Reviews page.

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A sample article for September

This month’s sample article from the pages of Lone Warrior magazine is a set of rules for Samurai warfare. The rules are titled “Daimyo” and are from the pen of Ian Duncan. The article can be found on the Sample … Continue reading

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Review of ‘Corsair: The Adventures of Hector Lynch’ book

Jonathan Aird reviews “Corsair: The Adventures of Hector Lynch,” a novel of historical fiction set along the Barbary Coast in the 17th Century. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Battle report: 2nd Battle of Fiddler’s Bottom

Chris Hahn updates a scenario originally designed by Charles Grant, a clash set during the English Civil War. With maps and photos. It’s on the Miscellaneous page.

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Review of ‘Discovering English Civil Wargaming’ book

Paul Le Long reviews a classic book on gaming the English Civil War. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Wargaming Pike and Shot’ book

Paul Le Long reviews another wargaming classic, “Wargaming Pike and Shot,” by Donald Featherstone. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Rules for Wargaming’ book

Continuing a series of reviews of classic wargaming books, Jonathan Aird discusses “Rules for Wargaming” by Arthur Taylor. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘General at Sea’ rules (and paper ships too!)

Mike Crane reviews a set of rules called ‘General at Sea, Wargames Rules and Scenarios for Fleet Actions, 1640-1721.’ And Mike includes some of his colorful images of ships — suitable for copying — to get going with these rules … Continue reading

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Review of ‘With Pike and Musket’ book

Paul Le Long has some thoughts on an older book that’s recently been reprinted. It’s on the Reviews page.

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