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Wednesday, 24 October 2018

Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy, 99, Dec-Jan 2018-2019

Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy, 99, Dec-Jan 2018-2019

Issue 99 of Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy will be back from the printers in just a few days and on its way to subscribers. This time around, we're looking at some of the allied nations that helped Napoleon in his conquest of Europe. From the Danes and Poles to the Italians and Bavarians, there's something here for everybody.

Special Feature: Napoleon's allied armies
Adrian McWalter, 'Foreign and allied troops in the Grande Armée - Napoleon's allies'.
Adrian McWalter, 'Maloyaroslavets, 24 October 1812 - The battle of the Italians'.
Michael Leck, 'The British and Danish fight at Køge - The Træskoslaget (Battle of the clogs)'.
Derek Bruce, 'Bavarians versus Austrians - First clash at Landshut'.
Guy Bowers, 'A look at Napoleon's allied armies - Allies of L'Empereur'.
Andrés Amián, 'Danish versus Cossacks at Rahlstedt - Hussars at Hamburg'.

Features

Guy Bowers, 'A bitesize fighting retreat... from the air - Spitfires over Dunkirk'.
Mark Backhouse, 'Turf wars and street fighting in ancient Rome - Tales from the Caelian'.
Backhouse, 'Adapting W.A.T. to historical scenarios - What a Tanker into Normandy'.
Mark Unsworth, 'Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy Games Challenge runner-up - Dreadnought'.
Tony Harwood, 'Constructing a Neolithic mound - Making Newgrange'.
Piers Brand, 'Adding the weather worn look to DAK vehicles - Weathering the desert'.

Departments

Miniature reviews
Rick Priestley, 'Controversial'.
Henry Hyde, 'Tabletop tactics - Artillery's evolution'.
Martyn Braun, 'The irregular - Being a "rules lawyer" is good'.
Peter van Dop, 'Let's play: making a good ruleset better? Black Powder second edition'.
David Davies, Eoghan Kelly, and Ian Woolfenden, 'Game reviews - Enemy at the Gates, The Red Book of the Elf King, Sons of Mars, and America's Olde West'.
Book reviews
Parting shots

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