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by Old John
Fri Apr 07, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Incendiary article?
Replies: 11
Views: 5126

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: 8940

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: 3484

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: 4084

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: 4084

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: 4084

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: 2928

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: 3447

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: 17110

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: 17110

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 ...