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Miniatures…

80mm Long Plastic Spears

80mm Long Plastic Spears

80 spears. Supplied on five frames (16 spears per frame). Made of hard plastic and supplied unpainted. Spears are 80mm long and 1.3mm in diameter. $16.00 USD

OMM Discount 10%: Now $31.50 USD.
Medieval Knights: 28mm Figures

Medieval Knights: 28mm Figures

Contains 28mm plastic figures, supplied unpainted and unassembled. 18 x Knights and fully barded horses; 54 x Helmet heads; 24 x shields; 30 x lance arms with enough to make every figure with an upright or couched lance; 12 x axe arms; 6 x mace arms; 18 x sword arms; 33 x shield arms; 18 x swords in scabbards; 18 x horses; (Transfers purchased separately.) This set can be used as Knights and Men-at-Arms that fought from the late 12th to mid-13th centuries during the Crusades, the Barons War, and the many conflicts that raged throughout Feudal Europe during this time of turmoil. $60.00 USD

OMM Discount 10%: Now $54.00 USD.
Werewolves

Werewolves

This 20-figure boxed set gives you a variety of poses, arms and heads to create a deadly pack of Werewolves. Models require assembly and painting. Bases are not included. Product contents may vary. $35.00 USD

OMM Discount 10%: Now $31.50 USD.
Death Fields: Sneakfeet

Death Fields: Sneakfeet

This set allows you to build up to 24 SneakFeet, with both sniper rifles and their standard SMG. A large selection of heads and other bits allows for massive customization. Models require assembly and painting. Bases are not included. Product contents may vary. $35.00 USD

OMM Discount 10%: Now $31.50 USD.

Rules…

Stargrave: Dead or Alive

Stargrave: Dead or Alive

A Stargrave supplement devoted to generating and running solo scenarios in which players hunt bounties or become hunted themselves. Gives players all the tools they need to generate solo bounty-hunting scenarios, including a variety of different settings and locations, a host of complications to be faced, and a large rogues' gallery of unique outlaws. With the random scenario generators in this volume, players can set up a great number of games of Stargrave, with no two being the same, all without an opponent. $30.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $25.50 USD.
Welcome to Dystopia City: Fast-Play Skirmish Rules for Near Future Urban Warfare

Welcome to Dystopia City: Fast-Play Skirmish Rules for Near Future Urban Warfare

Large format, all-color paperback. These rules explore the day-to-day reality of living in a city surrounded by ruins, where humanity is packed together like the lowest beasts, but those with the wealth can find more space than others. Points/Equipment-based, skirmish-level game. Suitable for any scale. Detailed background to Dystopian City, but can be used for any setting. $32.00 USD

Ospreys

007 U.S. Navy Pacific Fleet 1941: America's Mighty Last Battleship Fleet

007 U.S. Navy Pacific Fleet 1941: America's Mighty Last Battleship Fleet

Fleet series. Examines the battleship-led 1941 Pacific Fleet as it was intended to fight, and how it had been training and preparing in the months leading up to Pearl Harbor. Explains how the fleet built up both its carrier and battleship strength, as well as how it had been building and honing a massive fleet train. Contains illustrations throughout with 35 archive photos and 13 pages of original color illustrations. $23.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $19.55 USD.
046 Chrome Dome 1960-68: The B-52s' High-Stakes Cold War Nuclear Operation

046 Chrome Dome 1960-68: The B-52s' High-Stakes Cold War Nuclear Operation

Air Campaign series. Explores how during the Cold War, Operation Chrome Dome required twelve B-52 Stratofortresses to maintain a ceaseless airborne alert within striking distance of Soviet targets, orbiting over the Mediterranean and north of Alaska. Each bomber stayed aloft for 24 hours, flying for around 10,000 miles until relieved by another. In each cockpit, a top-secret Combat Mission Folder contained details of the routes and procedures for a nuclear attack on a pre-determined Soviet target. Draws on first-hand information from the personnel who flew and supported these efforts. Illustrated throughout with 65 photos and 16 pages of original color illustrations. $25.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $21.25 USD.
043 Caesar's Gallic Wars: 58-50 BC

043 Caesar's Gallic Wars: 58-50 BC

Essential History series. A detailed, fully illustrated overview of Julius Caesar's Gallic Wars, supported by surviving commentaries by Caesar. Updated and revised for the new edition, with full-color maps and new images throughout, this accessible introduction provides an important reference resource for the academic or student reader, as well as those with a general interest in the ancient world. $20.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $17.00 USD.
330 British Lend-Lease Warships 1940-45: The Royal Navy's American-built Destroyers and Frigates

330 British Lend-Lease Warships 1940-45: The Royal Navy's American-Built Destroyers & Frigates

New Vanguard series. Explores the history of the American-built destroyers and frigates supplied to the Royal Navy under Lend-Lease, which played a crucial role in Britain's war in the Atlantic. The first batch were 50 World War I-era four-stacker destroyers, and these aging destroyers were followed by over 100 more Lend-Lease Warships – many of which were built especially for British service in American shipyards. Contains detailed ship profiles of the major classes, a cutaway of HMS Campbeltown (of Saint-Nazaire raid fame) as it appeared in 1941, and battlescene artwork. Illustrated throughout with 40 photos and eight pages of color illustrations. $20.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $17.00 USD.

Books…

Sword Exercises & Design for the Cavalry: Two Studies by Le Marchant & Marey

Sword Excercises & Design for the Cavalry: Two Studies by Le Marchant & Marey

This volume deals with the sword exercise for the British cavalry, using a rare manual for the use of volunteer troops (1795), and a reproduction of the most influential sword exercise manual by Le Marchant (1796) used throughout the Napoleonic Wars, plus an English translation of a later French manual which discusses the merits of different sword forms. Illustrated with the original plates from each volume, plus additional photographs courtesy of Olympia Auctions. $42.00 USD

An Illustrated Reference Guide to Rapiers

An Illustrated Reference Guide to Rapiers

The basis of this publication is the original collector's guide to rapiers by Eric Valentine, plus a fine monograph on the history and use of the rapier by Duncan Noble. In addition is a small article by Parsons on rapier hilts. However, the real quality of this new edition is the addition of superb color illustrations and informed descriptions courtesy of Olympia Auctions, making this an essential companion for any collector or user of rapiers. Contains facsimile of 1968 edition of Rapiers' original illustrations, considerably enhanced with 122 additional color illustrations. $55.00 USD

Soldiers' Clothing of the Early 17th Century: Britain & Western Europe 1618-1660

Soldiers' Clothing of the Early 17th Century: Britain & Western Europe 1618-1660

The first part examines individual items of clothing and how fashion changed over the years, as well as the contracts granted to merchant suppliers, abuses by some merchants, and the corruption of the officers at soldiers' expense. Some soldiers were so poor that they had to sell their clothing to survive. It was also part of the humiliation of a prisoner of war to be stripped of his clothing. Also investigates the supply system of these clothes, which could further lead to corruption, and how clothes were transported and distributed to the armies. The second part looks at the clothing of the various Parliamentary and Royalist armies, the army sent to Ireland during the 1640s, and the Scottish armies during the Bishops' and Civil Wars. Also attempts to solve the often-asked question of whether the trained bands were issued with clothing. Finally, there is an examination of clothing issued to the armies of Denmark, the Dutch Republic, France, the Holy Roman Empire, Spain, and Sweden. Since soldiers' clothing did not begin at the start of the Thirty Years War, in these chapters, the author looks at the issue of clothing from the turn of the century, if not before. $60.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $51.00 USD.
The Operations of the Allied Army Under the Command of Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick: Volume One – 1757-1758

The Operations of the Allied Army Under the Command of Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick: Volume One – 1757-1758

Volume 1 includes an additional anonymous eyewitness account of Leuthen. The main book covers such battles as Crefeld, Sandershausen and Lutterberg. Reprint of one of the most rare studies of the Minden phase of the Seven Years War by a serving British officer. The information, largely in diary form, is of huge significance, and to make it accessible for a modern audience, Stephen Summerfield has written an introductory essay to set the narrative in its context, as well as dividing the text into detailed section headings to ease reference. Includes colored maps, many from the original work but with numerous others added by Stephen. Contains color portraits, 36 mostly colored maps, 25 orders of battle, and 5 tables. $63.00 USD

The Operations of the Allied Army Under the Command of Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick: Volume Two

The Operations of the Allied Army Under the Command of Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick: Volume Two

Volume 2 covers the Bergen Campaign, crucially the Minden Campaign, plus Warburg. Reprint of one of the most rare studies of the Minden phase of the Seven Years War by a serving British officer. The information, largely in diary form, is of huge significance, and to make it accessible for a modern audience, Stephen Summerfield has written an introductory essay to set the narrative in its context, as well as dividing the text into detailed section headings to ease reference. Includes colored maps, many from the original work but with numerous others added by Stephen. Contains 29 mostly colored maps and 26 orders of battle. $63.00 USD

The Operations of the Allied Army Under the Command of Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick: Volume Three

The Operations of the Allied Army Under the Command of Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick: Volume Three

Volume 3 completes the narrative with the siege of Kassel, and the battles of Vellinghausen and Wilhelmstal. Reprint of one of the most rare studies of the Minden phase of the Seven Years War by a serving British officer. The information, largely in diary form, is of huge significance, and to make it accessible for a modern audience, Stephen Summerfield has written an introductory essay to set the narrative in its context, as well as dividing the text into detailed section headings to ease reference. Includes colored maps, many from the original work but with numerous others added by Stephen. Contains 30 mostly colored maps and twelve orders of battle. $63.00 USD

Wellington's Spy Masters: The Reports of Colonel John Grant & Captain Lewis Ruman – Napoleonic Archive 15

Wellington's Spy Masters: The Reports of Colonel John Grant & Captain Lewis Ruman – Napoleonic Archive 15

Examines the methods employed by two British intelligence officers in the Napoleonic Wars. This is based upon discovery in 2021 in the Portuguese Military Archives of almost 150 letters by Lt. Col. John Grant and Captain Lewis Ruman. These letters speak of operational details and intelligence upon the French, taken from within French-occupied Spain. Contains 25 tables and 9 maps. $42.00 USD

Memoirs of Lt-Gen Henry Clinton's 6th Division: Napoleonic Archive 16

Memoirs of Lt-Gen Henry Clinton's 6th Division: Napoleonic Archive 16

Series offers numerous small memoirs or series of letters from a single brigade or division, to allow in-depth comparison of the actions of these formations. They primarily cover the Peninsular War, but some also cover in depth Home Service, service in Egypt in 1801, and indeed some go on into the 1815 campaign. It contains 14 accounts covering soldiers from the following regiments: 61st, 2nd, 36th, 42nd, 79th, 91st.Contains some illustrations. $42.00 USD

Napoleon's Polish Staff Officer: The Memoirs of Franciszek Gajewski

Napoleon's Polish Staff Officer: The Memoirs of Franciszek Gajewski

Gajewski joined the Saxon Garde du Corps in 1809, then the 5th Polish Chasseurs in 1811. During 1812, he was a staff officer in Grouchy's Reserve Cavalry Corps before being assigned to Napoleon's Imperial Staff. He was promoted to colonel and awarded the Legion of Honor for his heroic conduct at Dresden. He retired after the grueling 1814 campaign. His unique memoir provides valuable insight into the life of a young staff officer in some of the most grueling of Napoleonic campaigns. Contains 23 maps and 20 illustrations. $42.00 USD

The Memoirs of Victor Dupuy: French Light Cavalry Officer of the First Empire

The Memoirs of Victor Dupuy: French Light Cavalry Officer of the First Empire

Victor Dupuy enlisted into the 11th Chasseurs a Cheval in 1798, reaching the rank of Marechal des Logis chef in 1804. He was wounded twice in 1805-07, served as aide-de-camp to General Jacquinot 1809-1812, and was again wounded. He was promoted to Chef d'Escadron in the 7th Hussars after the burning of Moscow. He was wounded and captured at Altenburg in 1813, but rallied to Napoleon in 1815. This is military history and pure adventure at its best. Contains twelve maps, 36 plates, and ten tables. $42.00 USD

The Grande Armee in 1805: The Organisation, Orders of Battle, Uniforms, Flags & Campaign Atlas

The Grande Armee in 1805: The Organisation, Orders of Battle, Uniforms, Flags & Campaign Atlas

Illustrated reference book of the Ulm-Austerlitz campaign. It references exhaustive orders of battle, the composition of corps and divisions, the working structure of Napoleon's army, how and where they marched towards their famous victory, maps galore, and of course, most importantly, their flags, eagle and their uniforms. Contains over 700 illustrations in color with 360 uniforms, 260 uniform schematics and details, 58 orders of battle, 31 maps, and 85 tables. $71.00 USD

Warpaint! Volume 2: Plains Indian War Shirts & War Society Regalia

Warpaint! Volume 2: Plains Indian War Shirts & War Society Regalia

Large format, full-color hardback. Considers the special war shirts worn by warriors of the Plain's First Nations, with the majority being given over to new full-color illustrations of surviving shirts now in collections all over the world. There are commentaries accompanying the plates, describing the materials used and some of the symbolism employed in the designs on them; plus other regalia, lance feathers, etc. Contains 70 full-color plates. $48.00 USD

Barbarossa 1941: An Atlas of German Army Situation Maps

Barbarossa 1941: An Atlas of German Army Situation Maps

This atlas, focusing on Operation Barbarossa, uses the contemporary daily situation maps produced by the German Army's General Staff to provide a clear historical and geographical picture of one of the pivotal campaigns of World War II. Maps show the configuration of the front line and the locations of major Axis combat formations, as well as the deployments and movements of Soviet combat units as the German military intelligence understood them. Supported by a detailed commentary summarizing and analyzing the operations depicted, tracing the day-to-day progress of the fighting on the Eastern Front. Contains 122 full-color contemporary German military maps. Contents: Introduction; Notes on the Maps; Theatre Overview Maps; Part One: Army Group North; Part Two: Army Group Centre; Part Three: Army Group South; Conclusion; Glossary of Place Names; Select Bibliography; About the Author; Index. $60.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $51.00 USD.
Hitler's Last Levy: The Volkssturm 1944-45

Hitler's Last Levy: The Volkssturm 1944-45

Details the German Volkssturm, or Home Guard. Formed from young and old men unfit for military service, this ad-hoc formation saw extensive combat during the desperate defense of the Reich, 1944-45. Describes the Volkssturm's training, leadership, organization, armament and equipment, in addition to its active service on both the Eastern and Western fronts. The text is supported by an extensive selection of appendices, including translations of documents and many fascinating eyewitness combat reports. Contains four pages of color plates, 161 black-and-white photos, and a black-and-white map. $50.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $42.50 USD.
In a Raging Inferno: Combat Units of the Hitler Youth 1944-45

In a Raging Inferno: Combat Units of the Hitler Youth 1944-45

Recounts the story of the Hitler Youth and its combat role at the end of World War II. During the desperate final months of the Third Reich, boys and girls as young as ten were thrown into action against the advancing British, American and Soviet armies, frequently fighting with a fanatical and suicidal fury. The author spent many years collecting material and interviewing veterans of the Hitler Youth combat units. The result is a fascinating – and sometimes disturbing – account, packed with eyewitness accounts and rare photographs. Contains 4 pages of color uniform plates, 104 black-and-white photos, 5 black-and-white illustrations, 3 black-and-white maps, and a table. $40.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $34.00 USD.
Twilight of the Gods: A Swedish Waffen-SS Volunteer's Experiences With the 11th SS-Panzergrenadier Division <em>Nordland,</em> Eastern Front 1944-45

Twilight of the Gods: A Swedish Waffen-SS Volunteer's Experiences With the 11th SS-Panzergrenadier Division Nordland, Eastern Front 1944-45

Originally written in Swedish and published in Buenos Aires shortly after the end of WWII, tells the story of Erik Wallin, a Swedish soldier who volunteered for service with the Waffen-SS, and participated in the climactic battles on the Eastern Front during late 1944 and 1945. Details how he served with the Panzer Reconnaissance Battalion, 11th SS-Panzergrenadier Division Nordland, and provides the reader with a fascinating glimpse into the battles that occurred. The book is written with a no holds barred approach – his recollections do not evade the brutality of fighting against the advancing Red Army. $33.00 USD

OMM Discount 15%: Now $28.05 USD.

And Don't Forget the Magazines…

Wargames Illustrated: Issue #439 With Epic Hail Caesar Sprue

Wargames Illustrated: Issue #439 With Epic Hail Caesar Sprue

Includes one of (5) different sprues of Epic Hail Caesar figures. Theme: Epic Hail Caesar: Small…Far Away; Why I love Wargaming the Old Testament; Big Ancient Battles; An Abundance of Ancients; Edge of Empire. Features: Knight Fever; Recreating El Cid; A War Transformed; Partizan – May 2024; What a Cartel; I Know How to Defend My Own Keep. Departments: Observation Post; Release Radar; Quick Fire. $10.00 USD

Smoothbore Ordnance Journal 14: Smoothbore Artillery Table by Sir Howard Douglas, Gerhard von Scharnhorst & the Royal Artillery

Smoothbore Ordnance Journal 14: Smoothbore Artillery Table by Sir Howard Douglas, Gerhard von Scharnhorst & the Royal Artillery

Study on the bombardment of troops by British artillery; ranges of British ordnance 1736-1871; letter by Arthur Wellesley c.1797 advocating horse artillery for India; Von Stephen's translation of the very rare Scharnhorst's Artillery Tests of 1813; Royal Laboratory papers mostly 1780s and 1790s for instruction in the construction of artillery shot and shell. Contains 232 tables, nine figures, 41 plans, and 55 photos. $35.00 USD

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