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Pike & Shotte: To Kill A King - English Civil War Supplement

Item #: 201013001 [9781911281221]
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    168 pages of colour rich information with an introduction by writer Charles Singleton, this supplement for Pike & Shotte describes the history, armies, personalities and battles of the English Civil War. Included are detailed scenarios based on some of the most famous battles, complete with maps and orders of battle/army lists for the main protagonists.

    Crammed full of detailed background information, including:

    The Early Reign of Charles I
    The Bishops’ Wars and the Short Parliament
    Rebellion in Ireland
    The First Civil War
    The Second Civil War
    Another War with Scotland
    Plus a comprehensive Civil War Timeline and detailed look at the armies of the civil war who were the infantry, the cavalry and artillery, how were they organised and fielded.

    The author then takes you on through the tactics of the Civil War and the military revolution of the period where the Dutch and Swedish systems were learnt and employed, and indeed explained here in detail along with more Civil War tactics.

    Profiles of the Royalist and Parliamentarian Commanders.
    Full colour guide to the colours used by participants in the Civil War.
    Early war army lists for the Scots Covenanter Army of the Bishops’ Wars.
    Bishops’ Wars Scots Royalist and English Pre Civil War Army.
    The Royalist Army Lists

    The Early Royalist Army
    The King’s Oxford Army
    The Early Oxford Army
    The Late Oxford Army
    The Royalist Cornish Army, 1643
    The Royalist Western Army, 1644
    The Royalist Northern Army
    Welsh Marshes and the Anglo-Irish
    Royalist Army
    Battle Scenarios include:

    The Battle Of Brentford 12 November 1642
    The Battle Of Chalgrove Field 18 June 1643
    The Battle Of Adwalton Moor 30 June 1643
    The Battle Of Lansdown Hill 5 July 1642
    plus a battle report for the battle of Nantwich 24 January 1644

    The Parliamentarian Army Lists covering:

    The Army under Lord Essex
    The Armies of Sir William Waller
    Fairfax’s Northern Army
    The Army of the Eastern Association
    Clubmen Army
    The New Model Army
    Specific Battle Scenarios include:

    The Battle Of Cheriton 19 March 1644
    The Battle Of Omskirk 20 August 1644
    The Battle Report Of The Second Battle Of Newbury 27 October 1644
    The Battle Of Wistanstow 8 June 1645
    The Battle Of Torrington 16 February 1646
    The Scottish Army Lists include:

    Scots Covenanter
    The Scots Royalist Army of the Marquis of Montrose
    The Scots Royalist Army of 1644
    The Scots Royalist Army of 1645
    The ‘Traditional’ Montrose Army
    Further battle scenarios look at:

    The Battle Of Aberdeen 13 September 1644
    Battle Report For The Battle Of Inverlochy 2nd February 1645
    The Battle Of Benburb 5 June 1646
    The Battle Of Winwick Pass 19 August 1648
    The Irish Army Lists Include:

    The Irish Catholic Confederate
    Anglo-Scots Army
    Ormond Irish Royalist Alliance Army

    Special 'Period’ specific rules
    ’Late Misery of War' 8 pages of detailed campaign rules
    10 pages of glorious siege rules


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