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The most revealing aspect of the book is the discussion on the largely overlooked illegal Chinese and Malaysian salvage efforts to strip sunken warships for scrap metal.
Weapons from 35 different countries – a hands-on perspective focused on his personal observations from the range or in the field.
A turn-based war game platform supporting different periods and several platforms. The 3-D models are good with a detailed image of the appropriate infantry, armored vehicle, or artillery.
How do you get an enemy that has irretrievably lost World War II to surrender? Seventy years later President Harry S. Truman’s fateful decision is still bitterly debated.
‘Becoming Men Of Some Consequence’ is a needed look at the “grassroots” of the American Revolution, through the eyes of the men who joined the Continental Army over the war’s eight years.
A compelling top down tactical combat game with nice, anime inspired cut scenes, nice atmospherics and a good back story.
George B. Clark’s ‘The Fourth Marine Brigade in World War I’ captures the confusion and flavor of combat as experienced by junior officers, but the book could use more extensive documenting of sources and images.
A light operational-level war-game set in the Congo during the decolonization in the 1960s. The digital game Congo Merc is based on the mini-board-game Congo Merc, the Congo 1964. The digital game is easy to learn and quick playing, but unhappily the game-play rapidly becomes repetitive.
Overall ‘Wellington’s Victory’ from HexWar is a good solid game, more geared to the casual gamer with an interest in the battle of Waterloo.
In “Men of War” John Rose examines Bunker Hill, Gettysburg, and Iwo Jima, focusing on “the overlooked and the ordinary, the men whose names are catalogued in muster rolls and inscribed on gravestones, the men who are otherwise forgotten.”
“Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy” is a WEGO turn-based, tactical, 3D, space-combat game that is engaging, involving, and just downright laser-blasting, missile-firing fun.