With Hot Lead and Cold Steel

American Civil War Wargaming Rules

With Hot Lead and Cold Steel cover

With Hot Lead and Cold Steel

American Civil War Wargaming Rules

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A set of wargaming rules for fighting large battles set during the American Civil War.

From the First Bull Run to Appomattox Court House, enter one of the defining conflicts of American history. With shot, shell, and sabre, guide the armies of the Blue and the Grey through this first modern war to determine the fate of a nation.

With Hot Lead and Cold Steel is a large-scale, mass-battle wargame for recreating the American Civil War. Designed to handle brigade and divisional level engagements while providing a balance between ease of play and period detail, With Hot Lead and Cold Steel is ideal for new gamers and wargaming veterans alike. It contains everything players need to raise armies and craft scenarios, whether based upon historical campaigns and orders of battle or those of their own devising.

Product details

Published Oct 31 2023
Format Paperback
Edition 1st
Extent 80
ISBN 9781472860002
Imprint Osprey Games
Dimensions 10 x 7 inches
Series Osprey Wargames
Short code OWG 32
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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Arthur van der Ster

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