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#313 "The Franco-Prusian War, Historicon, Painting Competition Winners"

#313 "The Franco-Prusian War, Historicon, Painting Competition Winners"
Sub Category: Historical Magazines
Publish Year: 2013
Pages: 114
Dimensions: 8.5x11x.2"
Restockable: No
Mfg. part #: BFMWI313
Type: Magazine

Description

AH, LES BRAVES GENS
Franco-Prussian War advocate Gerard Miller introduces us the this month's theme and tells us a little about FPW weapons, tactics, uniforms and ‘what ifs?'

DASHED HOPES
The fine members of the Grimsby Wargames Society were only too happy to share their marvellous Franco-Prussian War: Battle of Wörth table with us.


BIG BATTLE, BIG GAME
Few people do games bigger than David Marks; three tables - with a total area of 380 square feet - formed the battlefield for his 28mm Black Powder refight of the Battle of Gravelotte-St Privat

FRANCO-PRUSSIAN WAR FIGURE ROUND UP

We let our online figure reviewer Wayne loose on the printed page this month with his roundup of what figures you should have in your Franco-Prussian War army.

LAST POST FOR THE TOY SOLDIER GENERAL

Close friends of Don Featherstone, Chris Scott and Duke Siefried, pay tribute to the Godfather of Wargaming, who sadly passed away in September.

DESERT DUST UP

Battlefront's Chris and Casey get their brand new FOW Fate of a Nation tanks on the table and talk us through their first battle.

THE MAKING OF THE ALAMO

Last month we introduced you to Gringo 40's wonderful Alamo table. David Marshall of TM Terrain tells us how he built it.

BACK TO THE USSR

One of the most popular Flames Of War books is the Red Bear compilation. It includes the Late-war Allied forces on the Eastern Front, such as the Soviets, Romanians, and a Polish Warsaw Uprising force. In this article the Battlefront team discuss what's changed in Red Bear's reprint.

BRITANNIA: DESIGNER'S NOTES

John Lambshead, author of the new Hail Caesar supplement: Britannia, shares his philosophy and Celtic pedigree with us.

Outfitting: ACW Artillery

Continuing their acclaimed series, Don Effinger and Mike Evans tell us all about the uniforms and equipment of a very important arm of both armies - the Artillery.

SAVAGE WARS of Peace - Part 5

Victoria's Small Wars take us all the way to New Zealand for this latest installment.