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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Location: Midsomer Norton Radstock near Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom

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

Monday, 31 October 2016

19thc Art

"Indian and French Canadian, Market Place, Quebec" by John Crawford Young (1825-1827) at the National Gallery of Canada,

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THE GAINSBOROUGH PACKET Featuring Sam Lee

Jubilo recommended this - pretty good if you like folk music.

Monday, 24 October 2016

Classics Illustrated Last of the Mohicans

Go here for the whole comic online
Thomas Payton and Gary Zaboly  were talking about this earlier and it really is worth going and having a look. Excellent artwork. Artist is 'John Severin...a Member of the Company of Military Historians', Gary said.

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Saturday, 22 October 2016

In Pursuit - Miami War Party 1790 by Todd Price

Buy it here.
Today is the anniversary of Harmar's Defeat - part of the Northwest Territory War.

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Monday, 17 October 2016

Book review

Backs to the Wall: The Battle of Sainte-Foy and the Conquest of Canada
By D. Peter MacLeod
Douglas & McIntyre
253 pp.; $34.95
Review here

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Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Provincials at Ticonderoga


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Friday, 7 October 2016

Czech French and Indian War reenactors

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Tuesday, 4 October 2016

Germantown by Al Pochek

Today's anniversary. Wiki here

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Sunday, 2 October 2016

Revolution GIF


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His Majesty's 60th Regiment of Foot

This group based in the UK are doing good things. Check them out.

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