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Tony Bath's Ancient Wargaming By Society of Ancients et al.
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Tony Bath’s early inspiration was the force that launched ancient wargaming. With his friend Donald Featherstone, he pioneered the first table top ancient battles and the most well-known of all... More > wargaming campaigns, the Legend of Hyboria.In 1965, he founded the Society of Ancients and it's journal Slingshot. This compilation of his work includes: The Peltast and Pila Ancient Wargaming Rules The complete book, Setting up a Wargames Campaign The Legend of Hyboria (including notes on the conclusion of that climactic campaign). Setting up a Wargames Campaign is a complete guide to setting up an ancient and medieval campaign and has chapters on: Map movement,Contact, battles and after effects, Playing with umpires and without, Supplies and replacements, Guidelines on running campaigns in other periods. As Donald Featherstone said, 'a perfect little book' This book has been produced in partnership with the Society of Ancients. The History of Wargaming Project is edited by John Curry.< Less
Donald Featherstone’s War Games Battles and Manoeuvres with Model Soldiers The Book That Launched Modern Wargaming By John Curry & Donald Featherstone
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Donald Featherstone's classic wargaming book, War Games, was first published in 1962. It was largely responsible for turning a somewhat obscure hobby into a popular pastime across the world. This... More > revised edition includes new material including a foreword by Paddy Griffith. There are five sets of classic rules in the book: -Tony Bath’s Ancient Wargaming Rules -Lionel Tarr’s Modern Wargaming rules. (Modern being WWII) -American Civil Wargaming Rules -Simple WWII rules -Skirmish rules for colonial warfare Each set is clearly explained. There are also three accounts of ealy wargames; a battle from the fantasy world of Hyboria, an American Civil War action and the encounter on the St James Road between the British Grenadier Guards and the German panzer grenadiers in WWII. The book is a piece of wargaming history and is published as part of the History of Wargaming Project.< Less
The Collected Drawings of Robert E. Howard By Robert E. Howard
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Collected here for the first time are all of the known drawings by the creator of Conan the Cimmerian and a host of other characters, Robert E. Howard—comics, sketches, maps and... More > doodles—many presented here for the first time. Not only are all of the maps of Hyboria and drawings from his letters to friends included, but also all of the sketches that he drew in his high school text book, which was recently discovered in Cross Plains, Texas. Members of the Robert E. Howard Foundation should order through our website, www.rehfoundation.org, to receive their discount.< Less
Swords Against Cthulhu II: Hyperborean Nights By Rogue Planet Press
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IN THE eldritch writings of Ec’h Pi El we learn that the land of Lomar, first chronicled by that aeons-dead author, lay contiguous in time and space to Ancient Hyperborea, sinister kingdom of... More > the North described in the story cycles of the prophet Klarkash Ton. Twin lands beyond the Arctic Circle, home to a cyclopean civilisation long ground to dust by the advancing glaciers, they flourished in blasphemously, inconceivably ancient days when Lemuria and Hyboria and Mu were but a dream… Against this background of savage tribes and more savage gods dwell sorcerers, warriors, rogues and thieves, whose brutal adventures are chronicled by the spiritual heirs of Ec’h Pi El and Klarkash Ton in Rogue Planet Press’ new anthology, Swords against Cthulhu II: Hyperborean Nights.< Less