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Wargaming

Donald F. Featherstone

Wargaming

pike-and-shot

by Donald F. Featherstone

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Published by David & Charles, Hippocrene Books in Newton Abbot [Eng.], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War games.,
  • Military history, Modern -- 16th century.,
  • Military history, Modern -- 17th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDonald Featherstone.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU310 .F46 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4878854M
    ISBN 100882544039
    LC Control Number76006759
    OCLC/WorldCa3206381

    Jul 17,  · Recreational virtuosobs.com Featherstone Note that Donald Feathertones Tanks Battles volume 1 and 4 are listed under Tank Battle Series Donald Featherstone's Naval Wargaming is listed under Naval Wargaming. Donald Featherstone's Battle Notes for Wargamers Solo Wargaming Edition is listed under Solo Wargaming Solo Wargaming. This book gives a complete introduction to the hobby of wargaming with miniatures, especially suitable for the newcomer but also containing sufficient depth and breadth of information to attract the more experienced gamer.

    The Comprehensive Guide to Board Wargaming is a book by Nicholas Palmer.. Contents. The Comprehensive Guide to Board Wargaming is a book about the hobby of wargaming for non-gamers and gamers alike.. Reception. C. Ben Ostrander reviewed The Comprehensive Guide to Board Wargaming in The Space Gamer No. Ostrander commented that "The nicest thing about this book is that a Author: Nicholas Palmer. Apr 22,  · Caffrey asserts that, “This book is about all of wargaming.” To create a comprehensive resource, he incorporated material from the armed forces, the Joint Staff and the Office of the Secretary of Defense. “If I could find it, and it was not classified, it went into the book,” he explains.

    This paper examines a shortfall in US Army doctrine. Specifically during the Course of Action (COA) Analysis step in the Military Decision Making Process (MDMP), there is currently no useful discussion and no examples of COA Analysis (“wargaming”) during other than major combat operations at the tactical level in any of the US Army’s doctrinal publications. A classic wargaming book by one of the founding fathers of wargaming, Donald Featherstone. This revised edition contains: An introduction to wargaming the period, fifteen battles, each illustrated with maps, notes on suitable rules and wargaming figures, an updated bibliography Price: $


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