Search found 102 matches

by Old John
Thu Aug 03, 2017 8:12 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Challenge- earliest depiction of Louis XIV dragoon.
Replies: 3
Views: 2511

Re: Challenge- earliest depiction of Louis XIV dragoon.

Try "Historie & Collections No 24 French Dragoons 1669 -1749, good list of sources
cheers Old John
by Old John
Thu Aug 03, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: English/Scotish/British uniform resources for WSS
Replies: 3
Views: 2009

Re: English/Scotish/British uniform resources for WSS

Try Pike and Shot Society website, they stock Robert Hall plates,also see Charles Grant's book Armies and Uniforms of Marlborough's Wars, this is the updated book of "From Pike to Shot" Sapherson & Edition Brokaw booklets may help for basic details not sure what you meant by "flawed" cheers Old John
by Old John
Fri Apr 07, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Incendiary article?
Replies: 11
Views: 5753

Re: Incendiary article?

Regarding Camaret Bay letter, have you read Frank Taylor's Marlborough's Wars Volume 2 1707-1709 Appendix 7 "Disgrace" which gives a different perspective to the background of the letter, would appear culprit was Godolphin's Jacobite contact who alerted Louis XIV to the proposed raid a month or so b...
by Old John
Sun Jul 31, 2016 9:03 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Bavarian Infantry Organisation circa 1700 onwards
Replies: 20
Views: 9983

Re: Bavarian Infantry Organisation circa 1700 onwards

Try Caliver Books in UK for Wilson's book also see Sapherson's Marlburian Armies 1701-1721, Danes, Bavarians & Prussians , Wargamers Intro fo Age of Marlborough No2 by Condray Editions Brokaw Hoffman's Army of the Blue King, great uniform plates, either booklet or CD Material on WSS, Part 6 Army of ...
by Old John
Sat Jan 10, 2015 8:58 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Good Battle of the Boyne book on Amazon
Replies: 3
Views: 3748

Re: Good Battle of the Boyne book on Amazon

have just rec'd the book from Amazon, very pleased with it, good value, I too prefer books mostly due to my age :-)) as a bit of a technophobe, eyes can't cope with long periods on computer screens

cheers Old John
by Old John
Thu Dec 18, 2014 10:47 am
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: fire and fury for the wilderness battles of 1864
Replies: 6
Views: 4439

Re: fire and fury for the wilderness battles of 1864

will see what i've got and add to PDF
cheers Old John
by Old John
Thu Dec 18, 2014 7:24 am
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: fire and fury for the wilderness battles of 1864
Replies: 6
Views: 4439

Re: fire and fury for the wilderness battles of 1864

will scan and send PDF over w/e, are there any other scenarios you are looking for?
cheers Old John
by Old John
Wed Dec 17, 2014 9:02 am
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: fire and fury for the wilderness battles of 1864
Replies: 6
Views: 4439

Re: fire and fury for the wilderness battles of 1864

got the article you are looking for as well as many others for F&F
all i need is your email
cheers Old John
by Old John
Sat Dec 06, 2014 9:23 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Elector Max Emmanuel
Replies: 4
Views: 3201

Re: Elector Max Emmanuel

see the following booklets which may help

Hoffman's Army of the Blue King
Wilson's Bavarian Army 1685 to 1715
Editions Brokaw Danes,Bavarians & Prussians


also suggest a Google search for "Army of the Blue King", turns up a fair few images

cheers Old John
by Old John
Thu Nov 27, 2014 6:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flags for Schleswig - Holstein - Gottorf infantry units?
Replies: 3
Views: 3664

Re: Flags for Schleswig - Holstein - Gottorf infantry units?

this booklet may help

Kuhn, August & Hall, Robert MILITARY FORCES OF THE DUCHIES OF SCHLESSWIG-GOTTOR Covers the organization of the army, Artillery, detail of uniforms, equipment of the Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp states. 1 vol, 23 pgs 1991 VA, EDITIONS BROKAW

cheers Old John
by Old John
Thu Sep 04, 2014 7:59 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Danish Foot at Aughrim
Replies: 52
Views: 19335

Re: Danish Foot at Aughrim

This is the the first time i've posted on this excellent forum, which i've followed for a couple of years, so bear with me if you already know of this book which maybe of use The Danish Force in Ireland 1690-1691 by Danaher & Simms, published 1962, has a lot of correspondence relating to the Danish ...
by Old John
Thu Sep 04, 2014 7:59 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Danish Foot at Aughrim
Replies: 52
Views: 19335

Re: Danish Foot at Aughrim

This is the the first time i've posted on this excellent forum, which i've followed for a couple of years, so bear with me if you already know of this book which maybe of use The Danish Force in Ireland 1690-1691 by Danaher & Simms, published 1962, has a lot of correspondence relating to the Danish ...