Posts Tagged ‘Journals’

Wargames Soldiers and Strategy 90

Posted on April 26th, 2017 under . Posted by

I have a little bit in the latest edition of Wargames, Soldiers and Strategy, although if you blinked you’d probably miss it. I submitted an article on the De Havilland DH5 which was a bit late and didn’t make it into the 1917 theme section, mainly due…

Magasin de Presse

Posted on April 20th, 2017 under . Posted by

Superb cover art by Romain Hugault!I’m heading home over the weekend, so before I set off I’ve done the usual trawl of the newsagents for wargaming and military magazines. There are loads to choose from but I’ve narrowed it down to three of the usual s…

Reaping the Whirlwind

Posted on April 12th, 2017 under , . Posted by

I picked up the latest copy of Flypast in the airport today, only to find a feature article on my favourite WW2 fighter aircraft, the Westland Whirlwind. This includes a range of photographs and a detailed coverage of Whirlwind ops for both No137 and N…

Combat Machines B-17G Flying Fortress

Posted on February 11th, 2017 under , . Posted by

A fortuitous find in WH Smiths today in the form of a reference guide to the B-17G, with loads of operational information, photographs and colour profiles. Although I already have plenty of references for this sort of thing in the library, not to menti…

Air War over the 38th Parallel

Posted on February 1st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I found this glossy magazine in WH Smiths this afternoon, had a brief flick through and then decided it was pretty good for £6.99, so bought a copy for the reference library. It’s packed with photographs and historical articles on the course of the conflict and, in particular, on the aircraft, air combat and pilots of the Korean War. There’s loads of useful stuff here and plenty to keep me enthused about the MiG Alley and Bag the MiG projects that I have ticking away in the background.