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Donald Featherstone's Wargaming Commando Operations and Reflections on Wargaming Lost Tales Volume 2 By John Curry et al.
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Donald Featherstone, with over fifty wargaming books, is the most prolific author in wargaming. His lifetime’s output continues with this book about wargaming commando operations. The... More > Commandos were one of Britain’s elite fighting forces during World War II. Included in Part One is an introduction to the Commandos, their history, training and equipment. It also covers previously unpublished material on a planning a raid, an attack on a gun battery in 1942 and a beach assault in 1944. The second part of the book includes three previously unpublished sets of Featherstone rules, three scenarios and recollections from early wargamers about some early commando wargames with Donald Featherstone and Lionel Tarr. One of the scenarios is for a platoon level solo game of a raid on a gun position. The third part of the book is Don Featherstone’s reflections on a lifetime of wargaming, the media and being at war. The History of Wargaming Project aims to record and publish key steps in the development of the hobby.< Less
adventures of Kristina #7 Jacques who? By robert francis
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The renowned marine biologist Emil Bonbasil and his crew have been hijacked by terrorists working with those who hijacked Air France flight 139 ( the raid on Entebbe). The Israelis have their... More > hands full with Flight 139 and the French attempt failed, now it is up to Kristina and the girls to rescue them with a little help from an old friend, a rich American and a CIA agent. If Kristina doesn't`t kill the agent first.< Less
adventures of Kristina #7 Jacques who? By robert francis
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The renowned marine biologist Emil Bonbasil and his crew have been hijacked by terrorists working with those who hijacked Air France flight 139 ( the raid on Entebbe). The Israelis have their... More > hands full with Flight 139 and the French attempt failed, now it is up to Kristina and the girls to rescue them with a little help from an old friend, a rich American and a CIA agent. If Kristina doesn't`t kill the agent first.< Less
Death Under The Cold Moon - A Compendium Vol. 2 By Craig C. Hall
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London 1929, someone is strangling the daughters of the wealthy with a leather bootlace under the gaze of the full moon. Scotland Yard have no motive, no suspect and no hope of ending the slaughter.... More > Netherby Chase finds himself suspected of being the murderer. An innocent man; can he avoid the gallows and succeed were the police have failed by ending the maniac's murderous reign? London, 1956 and Cassie James, American jazz diva is dead. Helped into the hereafter by a Seconal overdose. Was it suicide or did someone in the Soho nightclub murder her? Scotland Yard's Maltravers and Mudd must unravel the opaque evidential threads that may also solve why another young woman has apparently taken her own life. In the dying weeks of WW2 Germany appears finished as a combatant nation. If so, what are the feared SS and Luftwaffe doing at a secret underground airbase in Denmark? Can the five men of Cobra team quickly find and destroy the hidden lair and its deadly secrets before millions die and the Nazis win the war?< Less
Death Under the Cold Moon - A Compendium Vol. 2 By Craig C. Hall
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London 1929, someone is strangling the daughters of the wealthy with a leather bootlace under the gaze of the full moon. Scotland Yard have no motive, no suspect and no hope of ending the slaughter.... More > Netherby Chase finds himself suspected of being the the murderer. An innocent man; can he avoid the gallows and succeed were the police have failed by ending the maniac's murderous reign? London, 1956 and Cassie James, American jazz diva is dead. Helped into the hereafter by a Seconal overdose. Was it suicide or did someone in the Soho nightclub murder her? Scotland Yard's Maltravers and Mudd must unravel the opaque evidential threads that may solve why another young woman has apparently taken her own life. In the dying weeks of WW2 Germany appears finished as a combatant nation. If so, what are the feared SS and Luftwaffe doing at a secret underground airbase in Denmark? Can the five men of Cobra team quickly find and destroy the hidden lair and its deadly secrets before millions die and the Nazis win the war?< Less
Long Range Desert Group In the Mediterranean By R.L. Kay
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Merriam Press Military Monograph No. 6. First eBook Edition, 2015. The story of the LRDG (Long Range Desert Group) with emphasis on New Zealand participation, from formation in July 1940 through... More > December 1943. Coverage of operations on the coast of North Africa including coastal road watch, the Barce raid, the Eighth Army advance in late 1942, and Mediterranean operations including the invasion of the Dodecanese Islands, Levita and Leros. Much of the information used in writing this work was obtained from the veterans themselves. Contents: Chapter 1: Raids Behind Enemy Lines; Chapter 2: The Barce Raid; Chapter 3: The Eighth Army Advance; Chapter 4: Invasion of the Dodecanese Islands; 43 photos; 1 illustration; 4 maps.< Less
The Familiar And Her Witch By Adam Linley
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Auburn is buzzing. A Tar Rat lair has been located in Naples, Italy, in 1348. Nightshader commandos set off on a daring raid. They're well armed, well trained, and they have a plan. The thing with... More > plans is, they have a habit of going wrong. Tinker returns to a home he recognises less than ever, and this time even his time machine may not be able to help him. Saving strangers is all very well, but can he save his friends?< Less
They're In There!: A Life On American Lake By Louis Raphael
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A fourteen-year-old boy signs up for his first job during the early days of World War II, spending two summers helping his grandfather at a boathouse on American Lake. His salary is $40 per month... More > plus free room and board in a shack on the dock, but the perks include: a girl on a diving board, the canines Chubby and Butch, a deaf Scotsman, a commando raid, men like Shorty and The Ironmonger, and a broken-armed soldier with a shirt full of Lincoln-head dollars. Learning about the world (and the fish that live in it), the boy forms a life-long connection to the big, beautiful lake.< Less
They're In There!: A Life On American Lake By Louis Raphael
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A fourteen-year-old boy signs up for his first job during the early days of World War II, spending two summers helping his grandfather at a boathouse on American Lake. His salary is $40 per month... More > plus free room and board in a shack on the dock, but the perks include: a girl on a diving board, the canines Chubby and Butch, a deaf Scotsman, a commando raid, men like Shorty and The Ironmonger, and a broken-armed soldier with a shirt full of Lincoln-head dollars. Learning about the world (and the fish that live in it), the boy forms a life-long connection to the big, beautiful lake.< Less
Red Star, White Lights By Jason Weiser
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In an alternate 1985, Soviet tanks rolled across the West German border…but that wasn’t the only battleground the Superpowers came to blows. One of these battlegrounds was... More > Scandinavia. This scenario pack is Volume 1 of a new series meant to address the question “What is occurring in these “Other Fires” of the Third World War. Volume 1 contains 12 scenarios covering tank battles, small commando raids meant to shape the fate of nations, and everything in between! Come explore some of the other fighting that might have broken out in a Third World War, and see what might have happened if the Red Star advanced south under the White Lights!< Less