Monday, 5 March 2012

Donald Featherstone's Solo Wargaming



Published by Kayle and Ward

Pages 201 plus covers

Originally published in 1973 and written by Donald Featherstone, this book was re-printed back in 2009 by Lulu.com.
The book is packed from cover to cover with a load’s of information for Solo wargamers especially in the early stages of this hobby who are unable to find other opponents in their area where they live, to fight on their table top battlefield.
This book describes many methods of manoeuvring two armies which you both command. Mr Featherstone has written this book well to understand wargaming and with helpful hints and tips to help you on the way to solo wargaming. Although there are no rules to use in this book, there is a lot of information and ideas to help you make your own set of rules. This book has over 60 illustrations and they are all in black and white. There are 23 chapters in this book which include

INSTANT SOLO-WARGAMING
CONCEALMENT IN SOLO-WARGAMING
SOLO-WARGAMING CAMPAIGNS
THE IMPORTANCE OF WAR DIARIES
CHANCE and TACTICAL CARDS
A SOLO MUSKET WARGAME
PERSONALISED WARGAMES

and many more. This book is well worth the read.