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Most of the New Items Will be in the Shoppe in Mid-November!

OMM will be attending the Fall In convention, but will only be bringing limited stock. If you want something in specific, please email us before hand, and we'll be sure to bring the items for you to pick-up. Likewise, those of you attending the show, and wishing to save a couple bucks on shipping, can ask us to bring your order to the show, and you can pick it up at Fall In.

878 Vikings Miniatures…

878 Vikings – Giant Map

878 Vikings: Giant Map Not only is the Giant Map Mat an enhancement to the 878 Vikings game, it can serve as the basis for a Dark Ages campaign in England. This beautiful, full-color, high definition, area map of England comes on a fabric top with a rubberized backing that grips table surfaces. Cities and Briton reinforcements are printed on the map. $50.00 USD

TMP Special offer: Save 10%. New price: $45.00 USD

878 Vikings: Building Miniatures These miniatures are an upgrade for 878 Vikings. Add these Building Miniatures to your 878 Vikings game to make your Viking Settlements, Christian Churches, and Viking Forts stand out and add visual depth to the game board. $30.00 USD

TMP Special offer: Save 10%. New price: $27.00 USD

878 Vikings: Viking Age Expansion Adds several new scenarios, game components mechanics, and victory conditions to the 878 Vikings game, such as Christian Churches, Pagan Relics, Viking Settlements, Holy Places, and much more! Contains: War for Land and Gods, Kingdoms, Kings, Runes and Prayer, Relics and Holy Sites, Legends, Epic Battle Events, Viking Ships, and Legendary Leaders. $30.00 USD

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Miniature Rules…

Bolt Action: Campaign: The Road to Berlin

Bolt Action: Campaign: The Road to Berlin As the Allies advance towards Germany, they face dogged resistance from the hard-pressed German forces. Take command of the Allies in their final push to end the war in Europe, or hold fast as the German defenders as the fight is brought to your door. This new campaign book for Bolt Action offers new linked scenarios, rules, troop types and Theater Selectors, and provides plenty of options for novice and veteran players alike. $30.00 USD

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Yankee Peas and Crackers! Wargames Rules for the American War of Independence Fast play rules with the battalion featuring as the basic unit. All figure scales and basing styles are catered for, using the ubiquitous base width system. Emphasis is placed on both troop quality and tactical order within this essentially linear period of warfare that helps to generate the subtle but key differences in fighting styles. A unique system of Fighting Factors linked with Temporary Disorder, creates the need for tactical decisions so specific to this theater of war. For 6mm, 10mm, 15mm, 25mm and 28mm scales. $16.00 USD

Gaslands: Post-Apocalyptic Vehicular Combat Shoot, ram, skid, and loot your way through the ruins of civilization with a tabletop wargame of car-on-car destruction in a post-apocalyptic wasteland. Players control small fleets of armed vehicles in battles for resources, dominance, and survival. With rules for multiple vehicle types (from motorbikes to big rigs), varied special weapons and accessories (including oil slicks, caltrops and nitro boosters), and a host of options for scenarios, environmental conditions, crew and campaigns, players can tailor games to match their own visions for an anarchic future. $19.00 USD

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Uniform Plates…

336: Grand Duchy of Baden: Infantry Regiment No. 2 Erbgrossherzog 1810-1812

Each uniform plate contains 20 plus color figures, flags or standards, facings, etc. Descriptions on reverse side.

336: Grand Duchy of Baden: Infantry Regiment No. 2 Erbgrossherzog 1810-1812. $14.00 USD

337: Grand Duchy of Baden: Lieb Infantry Regiment No. 1 Grossherzog 1810-1812. $14.00 USD


316 Shrewsbury 1403: Struggle for a Fragile Crown

316: Shrewsbury 1403: Struggle for a Fragile Crown Campaign Series. $24.00 USD

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059 The Cavalry Lance Weapon Series. $20.00 USD
083 U.S.N Battleship versus IJN Battleship: The Pacific 1942-44 Duel Series. $20.00 USD
006 BELL X-2 X Planes Series. $20.00 USD
029 Soviet Paratrooper versus MUujahideen Fighter: Afghanistan 1979-89 Combat Series. $20.00 USD

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253 British Destroyers 1939-45: Wartime-Built classes New Vanguard Series. $18.00 USD
252 M113 APC 1960-75: U.S., ARVN, and Australian Variants in Vietnam New Vanguard Series. $18.00 USD
514 Armies of the Greek-Italian War 1940-41 Men-At-Arms. $18.00 USD

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182 Roman Legionary 109-58 BC: The Age of Marius, Sulla and Pompey the Great Warrior Series. $19.00 USD
183 British Tank Crewman: 1939-45 Warrior Series. $19.00 USD

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Case Red: The Collapse of France Case Red captures the drama of the final three weeks of military operations in France in June 1940, and explains the great impact it had on the course of relations between Britain and France during the remainder of the war. It also addresses the military, political, and human drama of France's collapse in June 1940, and how the windfall of captured military equipment, fuel, and industrial resources enhanced the Third Reich's ability to attack its next foe – the Soviet Union. $30.00 USD

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Samurai Armor: Volume I – The Japanese Cuirass This volume, the first in a two-part series on the armor of the samurai, traces first the history of the samurai themselves, and then examines the history and evolution of the cuirass or dou, the armor protecting the samurai's chest. Drawing on over 20 years of research and technical work by Trevor Absolon, a leading expert, this is a complete study of this fundamental aspect of samurai armor construction. Illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams, this is more than just a detailed technical exploration, it is a meditation on a process that was, and still is, nothing short of an art form. $60.00 USD

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The Sassanians: The Armies of Ancient Persia

The Sassanians: The Armies of Ancient Persia This book gives an account of the Roman relationship with Persia, and how it was shaped by the actions of Alexander the Great long before the events. Numerous Roman emperors led armies eastward against the Persians, seeking to emulate or exceed the glorious conquests of Alexander. Some achieved successes, but more often the result was ignominious defeat or death. Even as the empire declined, court propagandists and courtiers looked for flattering ways to compare their now-throne-bound emperors with Alexander. All the while, there was a small segment of the Roman intelligentsia who disparaged Alexander and his misdeeds. While the Romans dreamed of conquering the Persian realm, the Persians of the Parthian and Sassanian dynasties dreamed of regaining the lands of the eastern Mediterranean snatched from their Achaemenid ancestors by Alexander. Echoes of this revanchist policy can be seen in Iran's support of Shiites in Iraq, Syria, Yemen, and Lebanon. $45.00 USD

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Frankenhausen 1525 The Battle of Frankenhausen was fought on 15 May, 1525. It was the final act of the German Peasants' War: Joint troops of Landgrave Philip I of Hesse and Duke George of Saxony defeated the peasants under their leader Thomas Muntzer near Frankenhausen in the County of Schwarzburg. Very well illustrated, including color. Superb campaign and battlefield study. Color plates and maps. $49.00 USD

Axis Tanks of the Second World War: Images of War series Includes 250 color and black-and-white illustrations. The Axis powers had drawn on British and, in some cases, French design for their tanks in the period leading up to the Second World War: the Carden-Loyd tankette suspension was used in the Panzer 1 series, and the light Italian and Japanese tanks. German engineering talent resulted in the original and ingenious designs of the Panzer II, III and IV series and, later in the War, the Panther Medium and Tiger heavy tanks. $23.00 USD

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M-60 Main Battle Tank: In Action Packed with 155 vintage color photos, 69 historic black-and-white images, by numerous fine line drawings, and a detailed data table, this 80-page volume traces the history of America's iconic Cold War tank. $20.00 USD

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Narvik and the Allies: The Polish Brigade at Narvik 1940 This work is about the co-operation between the Allies in Norway between April and June 1940, by initially considering the military-politics of the period August 1939, until the German invasion of Norway in April 1940. Much of the work examines the role of the Independent Podhalian Rifle Brigade and its interaction and dependency on the Allies as the Polish troops found themselves under French command. Other aspects of the Norwegian Campaign are also explored including inter-service co-operation amongst the Allies, how the Western Allies were still uncertain who their enemy really was, and how successful Narvik actually was, and what it meant for the U.K. during the summer of 1940. 30 black-and-white photos, maps. $50.00 USD

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And Don't Forget the Magazines…

Vae Victis #136

Vae Victis #136 French Text. Includes solo game: Summer of the Boxes – Peking 1900 Boxer Rebellion: Defend the Legations. Articles Include: Reviews: Fields of Despair (GMT); Baptism by Fire plus Batallion Combat Series (MMP); 13 jours (Matagot); Hold the Line (PSC Games); Urban Operation (Nuts!); Blitz, a World in Conflict (Compass Games); and The Emperor Returns (CoA). Scenarios: ASL, Nam 65, M44, Trump's War (pour NW Korea). Figurines: Construction d'un fort pour Guerre de Trente Ans, La prise de flanc a AdG 1re partie, Skirmish Sanguin, Rommel, and Assaut a DBP. $24.00 USD

Vae Victis #136 French Text. Magazine only (no game). $12.00 USD

Ancient History Magazine #12 Theme: Everyday Life in Pompeii – Historical Introduction – A Slumbering Giant Awakens; Mercator Says Hello – Graffiti in Pompeii; A Small Neighborhood in Pompeii – Home Sweet Home; Roman Childhood and Adolescence – Growing Up in Pompeii; Finding a Toilet in Pompeii – Where's the Loo?; Diet, Drink, and Daily Life in Pompeii – What's for Dinner?; The Rediscovery and Romanticism of Pompeii – Lost but not Forgotten; and Ancient History Travels – The Hidden Glories of Pompeii. Features: Roman Cuisine for New Barbarian Kings – Bringing Home the Bacon; Donations and Giving in Ancient Rome – Blessed are the Poor?; A New Exhibit of Scythian Culture – Warriors of the Steppes; and Rome's Best-Known General on Screen – Cinema Caesars. $11.00 USD

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