New Artwork from January Books

In Military History, Featured

Once again it is time to reveal some of the stunning artwork from our upcoming titles, with three beautiful pieces taken from some of our January 2016 releases!

Let's not hang about! On with the artwork!

Weapon 44 - The Flintlock Musket

Weapon 44

This piece was painted by Steve Noon for WPN 44: The Flintlock Musket. It shows Confederate troops armed with Flintlock Muskets at the Battle of Shiloh, 1862.

Men-at-Arms 504: Armies of the War of the Pacific 1879 - 83

MAA 504

This piece, painted by Giuseppe Rava, is taken from the upcoming MAA 504: Armies of the War of the Pacific 1879-83. It shows an array of Peruvian Guerrillas, National Guard & Volunteers armed and ready for battle.

 

Combat 15: US Infantryman vs German Infantryman

CBT 15

Our final piece is another from Steve Noon, showing US infantryman charging into battle for CBT 15: US Infantryman vs German Infantryman.

Hope you enjoyed the sneak peek - let us know what you think in the comments.

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Paintybeard posted on 10 Oct 2015 16:31:08
Thank you for the reassurance Pete, in truth I would have been very suprised if Stuart Reid had neglected coverage of his preferred periods.
Pete @ Osprey posted on 9 Oct 2015 12:43:19
Hi Painty,

Glad you like the artwork. I’m afraid the skewing on this part was entirely my fault – I chose that particular image as I really like it.

I just had a chat with the editor of the Weapon series and he assured me that the bulk of the book will be focused on the Flintlock Musket’s use by British and French troops in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Thanks,
Pete@Osprey
Paintybeard posted on 9 Oct 2015 11:41:53
Three very nice pictures, but I feel pretty cynical about the way the book about "Flintlock Musket" is being skewed to give so much coverage to its use during ACW. Hopefully the author will be allowed to squeeze in a few references to its use over 2 centuries by the French and British.

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