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

Wednesday, 27 February 2019

La Marine

This book was very useful when I was starting a French Compagnies franches de la Marine group in the 90s in the UK. The authors were very helpful too. Published by Heritage books.

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Compagnie de Langlade

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Tuesday, 26 February 2019

Fort Dobbs

This SYW fort in North Carolina is presently being reconstructed. Photo by Mike Huston, Wiki on the history

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Monday, 18 February 2019

US and Canadian reenactors of the this period wanted

To promote & coordinate living history in the north-eastern US and Canada for appropriate military and civilian life during the period of Louis and Anne (1680s-1720).

This period roughly covers the War of the Reunions, War of the League of Augbsburg, War of Spanish Succession, and the First Jacobite Rebellion.
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/guildoflouisandanne/

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Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Black Hussar Miniatures French and Indian war

This German company's range is steadily growing. Here is their Compagnies franches de la Marine. Facebook page

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Monday, 11 February 2019

Les troupes de la Marine: une première armée canadienne

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Friday, 8 February 2019

Sash and Saber Castings 28mm

Their French and Indian range is growing steadily. See for yourself

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