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Rebels and Patriots - 1,2,3-basing

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Coming in January 2019, Rebels and Patriots is a new set of wargaming rules for North America, allowing players to recreate the conflicts that forged a nation. In this blog, author Michael Leck talks about how you may want to base your miniatures as you prepare your troops for the battlefield.Continue Reading

Sunday Photo - Robert E. Lee's Farewell

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On 10 April 1865 Confederate General Robert E. Lee gave a brief and eloquent farewell to the Army of Northern Virginia. The Appomattox campaign had ended in Union victory, with Lee’s army exhausted and outnumbered...Continue Reading

New Artwork from February Books!

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Today we're bringing you three stunning pieces of artwork from our February 2016 releases...Continue Reading

Sunday Photo - Sherman's March to the Sea

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On 15 November 1864 Union General William Tecumseh Sherman began his famous March to the Sea, leaving behind him the smouldering ruins of Atlanta. His aim was to apply the principles of ‘scorched earth’ warfare in a campaign against the Confederate states, crippling their production capabilities and destroying their supply lines to bring an early end to the war...Continue Reading
On the 152nd anniversary of the end of the battle, a considered opinion on how close the South may have come to winning its independence at Gettysburg.Continue Reading

Why Appomattox?

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This month Osprey is releasing CAM 279: Appomattox 1865, conveniently just in time for the 150th anniversary of the battle.  A few people might be wondering why we are publishing a book on Appomattox, a place better known as the sight of a surrender rather than a battle!Continue Reading

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