Flintlock and tomahawk

American warfare 1690-1815 in popular culture, art, in miniature and in wargames, through Living History and in movies.

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Writing about things that turn up on my 'interest radar' - history, movies, music

Monday, 27 April 2015

Fort Loudoun State Historic Area

This is the kind of fort Europeans imagine when talking about frontier forts. Facebook page

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Sunday, 26 April 2015

Galloping Major's Last of the Mohicans game

Event for the UK May 10 - details here

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Thursday, 23 April 2015

Happy St George's day

The Invasion
Plate II England
Artist William Hogarth
Date 1756

A London Fair c1730 by John Laguerre

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Tuesday, 21 April 2015

The battle of Lexington reenactment - photos by the Boston Globe

Go here for some excellent pics

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Sunday, 19 April 2015

19th April by Don Troiani

"Lexington Common" , the morning of April 19th 1775. This is available as a print and Giclee from https://www.wbritain.com/…/l…/revolutionary-war-subjects/lex

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Friday, 17 April 2015

Anglo-American Settlers

'4 figures from our French & Indian War pack FIW AAC3 Anglo-American Settlers Command & Characters (the pack contains 6 unpainted figures).'

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Thursday, 9 April 2015

Major John Andre

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L'Intérieur du Port de Marseille

peintre : VERNET Joseph
lieu de création : Marseille
date de création : 1754 - from here
thanks to Mark B Wilson and Martin Harvey

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