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22 Jun 2020 7:55 p.m. PST
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Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP02 May 2019 12:55 p.m. PST

Just what it says. Featherstone? Grant? Wells? Etc…

MajorB02 May 2019 1:00 p.m. PST

Have a look here:


Tommy2002 May 2019 2:02 p.m. PST

Harry Pearson


Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP02 May 2019 2:04 p.m. PST

Thanks B, I actually own several of those. I already know which I think is the best ("The Wargame", by Young & other authors:

I'm curious to see what others think (or if people even read books "about" gaming).

lloydthegamer Supporting Member of TMP02 May 2019 5:35 p.m. PST

Plus 1 to Tommy, Schweinehund is a great book.

22ndFoot03 May 2019 9:07 a.m. PST

You have to add Achtung Scweinhund to the greats but I would suggest Henry Hyde's Wargaming Compendium should be on the list too.

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