Armchair General |
Published: April 29, 2013 at 10:39 am
Rick Martin |
Published: April 02, 2013 at 6:10 pm
This is the solution to the Combat Decision Game â€śBritish Rifle Brigade in World War I, 1915â€ť that was presented in the May 2013 issue of Armchair GeneralÂ® magazine.
Jim Cobb |
Published: March 12, 2013 at 6:27 pm
A report from the closed beta of “World of Warplanes” says the graphics are amazing, and it has the screenshots to prove it. The game shares some of the same strengths and weaknesses of its predecessor “World of Tanks.”
Rick Baillergeon and John Sutherland |
Published: March 12, 2013 at 4:03 pm
The iOS game “Tank Battles of North Africa” offers a large number of scenarios, a variety of missions and three levels of difficulty for high replay value in a game that is easy to learn but has a strong “just one more turn” appeal.
Media Release |
Published: March 07, 2013 at 12:40 pm
This installment of the continuing monthly series “Tactics 101″ looks at the history and doctrine of military infiltration maneuvers.
Armchair General |
Published: January 09, 2013 at 12:32 pm
Norwich Universityofficials announce that Thomas P. McKenna, of Stowe, Vt., is the 2013 William E. Colby Award winner for his book â€śKontum: The Battle to Save South Vietnamâ€ť (The University Press of Kentucky, 2011).
Gerald D. Swick |
Published: December 28, 2012 at 5:27 pm
Retired journalist Joe Galloway, co-author of “We Were Soldiers Once . . . and Young,” pays tribute to one of the men whose exploits at the battle of Ia Drang were described in the book, the late Command Sergeant Major Basil L. Plumley.
Damien Cregeau |
Published: December 14, 2012 at 12:20 pm
A lifetime of military and cultural training prepared General H. Norman Schwarzkopf to achieve one of historyâ€™s most astonishing victories: a tribute upon his death.
Patrick Baker |
Published: December 14, 2012 at 11:58 am
Damien Cregeau shares this photo essay documenting the experiences of his grandfather, Stephen Vitka, who was a China Marine in the early 20th century.
Hans Johnson |
Published: December 09, 2012 at 6:51 pm
“Raid and Riposte” is a good, old-fashioned, quick-playing but intense boardgame, based on a hypothetical USSR vs. NATO showdown in 1985.
Edwin L. Kennedy, Jr |
Published: December 05, 2012 at 4:30 pm
In December 1972, President Richard Nixon initiated Operation Linebacker II, a series of B-52 strikes against Hanoi and Haiphong, in an attempt to bring North Vietnam to the negotiating table and end the Vietnam War.
Tim Tow |
Published: October 24, 2012 at 5:34 pm
‘Valor in Vietnam, 1963 – 1977′ tells the story of America’s involvement in Vietnam through the collected stories of many veterans’ experiences. Several chapters also contain some timeless nuggets of military leadership advice.
Armchair General |
Published: September 04, 2012 at 4:14 pm
The ‘Reds!’ boardgame about Russia’s civil war, 1918 – 1921, uses variable turn sequences and special events effectively to create tension, and there are a plethora of unit types including armored trains and early tanks.
Abigail Pfeiffer |
Published: August 06, 2012 at 3:55 pm
This is the solution to the Combat Decision Game â€śHungarian Freedom Fighters, 1956â€ť that was presented in the September 2012 issue of Armchair GeneralÂ® magazine.
Chris Heatherly |
Published: July 06, 2012 at 6:14 pm
‘The Boys of ’67: Charlie Company’s War in Vietnam’ tells the story of a unique military company from its training through its time in Vietnam to its return home and the experiences of the veterans and their families in the years since.
Joseph Trevithick |
Published: June 13, 2012 at 11:22 am
USS Texas (BB-35) is the world’s last surviving dreadnought. Commissioned in 1912, the batttleship was involved in both world wars and now stands rests in the Port of Houston.
In 1966, the Advanced Research Projects Agency, cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service, developed a program designed to eliminate jungle cover for communist forces in South Vietnam by using air-dropped incendiaries to start forest fires.