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

Wednesday, 30 September 2020

58th Foot Quebec by Alix Baker


Read about the 58th at Kronoskaf

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Saturday, 26 September 2020

Archaeology of Phips' Fleet

 From August 2000 National Geographic


Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Crann Tara Rangers


These look good. Read about them here

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Sunday, 13 September 2020

Plains of Abraham 1759

 Today's anniversary. Kronoskaf


Tuesday, 8 September 2020

Battle of Lake George 1755

 Today's anniversary. Wiki

Illustration by James Field of the Bloody Morning Scout. A detailed post on the battle is at Kronoskaf


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Friday, 4 September 2020

Light infantryman South Fencibles

I know the frame says grenadier but is obviously light infantry. 

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Tuesday, 1 September 2020

British Light infantry in the American Revolution Osprey

Another interesting forthcoming title. Amazon

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German troops in the American Revolution (1) Hessen-Kassel

 Forthcoming Osprey of interest. On Amazon