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Naval Wargaming

From Ancient Galleys to Modern U-Boats

by P. Hague

  • 137 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Haynes Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Role Playing & Fantasy - Strategy Games,
  • History / Military / Naval,
  • Models & model-making,
  • Role-playing & war games,
  • Military - Naval,
  • History,
  • Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11956170M
    ISBN 101852601434
    ISBN 109781852601430

      Fun on the tabletop with a miniature naval battle, using "Warhammer Historical - Trafalgar" rules. book but it’s well written and nicely explained so you do get a (basic) overview of naval history from Salamis to World War Two which is a nice touch. This is a good book and probably my favourite of the naval wargaming stable. I particularly like the emphasis on describing the tactics and ships of each period –File Size: KB.

    Barry Carter's Naval War Games had a simple set of rules for WW1 and 2 combat.. It was a key book getting people into naval wargames after Don Featherstone's book on naval wargames. The rules are still used today for solo or two player games, where . This newsletter has a strong scholarly feel to it -- even the book reviews take the chance to present some naval military issue, rather than merely to introduce a new (or old) book. Reading Naval Wargaming Review, I get the sense that I'm actually learning something about warfare while also improving my gaming knowledge.

    So with that in mind I have been perusing BGG looking at some of the naval wargames and there is some really good stuff out there. So I decided to take a closer look at the naval wargames that the folks here at BGG rated the highest. This list features the top 24 naval wargames on BGG. Be they hex and counter, card game or whatever. Simple naval-battle rules for 20th-century ships, especially my "All the Ships" counters. Minimal record-keeping and critical-hit-centered rules bring large battles into the realm of possibility, while preserving most of each ship's details.


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Naval Wargaming by P. Hague Download PDF EPUB FB2

Chap 1. About Naval Wargaming. Not comprehensive, but adequate to set up the rest of the book. Chap 2. Equipment for Naval Wargaming. Pencil, paper, a few cardboard cutouts, some dice, and miniature ships.

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