Monday, 20 January 2020

Memmingen 2020

This summer is the event celebrating Wallenstein in Germany. Website here. People come from all over to make a memorable event. Maybe you are going?

Thursday, 16 January 2020

THE ARMIES AND WARS OF THE SUN KING 1643-1715

published today

Volume 2: The Infantry of Louis XIV


256 pages c 208 colour ills incl. Maps, including new colour plates commissioned for the book


Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Gabriel Bethlen

2020 is the 400th anniversary of the Battle of White Mountain. It happened in November but I think they reenact it in the summer near Prague (19-20 September)  Of course someone involved in these events is Gabriel Bethlen a fascinating leader.
download this English language pdf

Interesting portrait

Unknown Officer of the Austrian Emperor Leopold's regiment.
The Year 1678

Tuesday, 14 January 2020

Coming soon from Helion

I have the first two in this series and they are very good. This looks promising. Out for Salute.

Monday, 13 January 2020