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by raggedroyalist
Thu Nov 22, 2018 6:22 am
Forum: WARFARE MINIATURES
Topic: French army of louis xiv
Replies: 7
Views: 1197

Re: French army of louis xiv

thank you for the kind comment, Phil

We should have Armies and Enemies of Louis XIV out before Christmas. Its off to the printers on Monday.

Chas
by raggedroyalist
Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: The English Expedition to Portugal, 1662-1668
Replies: 14
Views: 1466

Re: The English Expedition to Portugal, 1662-1668

This was pretty much the first book I was involved with when I stated working for Helion- just been reprinted as a paperback. Excellent book, highly recommended.

Chas
by raggedroyalist
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: WARFARE MINIATURES
Topic: French army of louis xiv
Replies: 7
Views: 1197

Re: French army of louis xiv

We are going to be running a special offer to the LOA blog and website followers- new when it happens

Chas
by raggedroyalist
Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: WARFARE MINIATURES
Topic: French army of louis xiv
Replies: 7
Views: 1197

Re: French army of louis xiv

Good Morning Lee, Helion's Century of the Soldier 1618-1721 book series has some books coming out soon on the Armies of Louis XIV Out in October, we have ARMIES AND ENEMIES OF LOUIS XIV. VOLUME 1: WESTERN EUROPE 1688-1714 - FRANCE, ENGLAND, HOLLAND- forward written by Mr Hilton himself https://www.h...
by raggedroyalist
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: WARFARE MINIATURES
Topic: Swedish Cavalry
Replies: 3
Views: 733

Re: Swedish Cavalry

Hi Barry, just emailed you re three packs of charging command

Our book on the Swedish army of the Great North War is now out too

Chas Singleton
by raggedroyalist
Sat Sep 02, 2017 7:56 am
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: looking for painting gudies for Swedish GNW regiments
Replies: 1
Views: 1671

looking for painting gudies for Swedish GNW regiments

Hello, can anyone send me in the direction of uniform/painting guides for

The Livgardet- The Lifeguard
and

the Livregementet- the mounted Lifeguard

any help would be much appreciated


cheers

Chas
by raggedroyalist
Sat Sep 02, 2017 7:39 am
Forum: Thirty Years War & English Civil War
Topic: The Bavarian Army During the Thirty Years War, 1618-1648
Replies: 8
Views: 5419

Re: The Bavarian Army During the Thirty Years War, 1618-1648

I should add the book is now out and available from Helion and Amazon

I have just received the authors latest manuscript for a book on the battle of the White Mountain

Chas.
by raggedroyalist
Fri Aug 18, 2017 7:19 am
Forum: Thirty Years War & English Civil War
Topic: The Bavarian Army During the Thirty Years War, 1618-1648
Replies: 8
Views: 5419

Re: The Bavarian Army During the Thirty Years War, 1618-1648

its now being shipped from the printers and Helion are expecting delivery to the office by the middle of next week.

I'm currently working on the authors follow up on the Battle of the White Mountain which will be out in the spring

Charles Singleton
by raggedroyalist
Fri Aug 18, 2017 7:16 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: The Army of James II (Helion)
Replies: 41
Views: 8598

Re: The Army of James II (Helion)

The book is now being despatched from the printers and Helion will be receiving copies in the middle of next week.

This is a significantly expanded book and the Mark Allen plates are brand new

Charles Singleton
by raggedroyalist
Thu Jul 14, 2016 2:30 pm
Forum: Thirty Years War & English Civil War
Topic: Montrose's Irish Brigade dress
Replies: 2
Views: 3068

Re: Montrose's Irish Brigade dress

thank you for the recommendation Barry, if I may be so bold as to add this image from my book. By Tony Barton, it depicts a musketeer from one of the three Irish regiments that fought with Montrose http://i809.photobucket.com/albums/zz20/lancslad/tony%20barton%20irish%20musketeer.jpg and a close up ...
by raggedroyalist
Thu Jan 01, 2015 1:41 pm
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: swedish coat buttons
Replies: 5
Views: 3183

Re: swedish coat buttons

Thanks for all this really useful information

Chas
by raggedroyalist
Sun Dec 28, 2014 9:07 am
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: swedish coat buttons
Replies: 5
Views: 3183

Re: swedish coat buttons

Thanks Tacitus,

was sent an image of a 'Spanish' button, do you think they could resemble something similar to this?
by raggedroyalist
Sat Dec 20, 2014 9:38 am
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: swedish coat buttons
Replies: 5
Views: 3183

swedish coat buttons

Dear All

could anyone tell me what kind of buttons are on these coats

ball type with shanks?
penny shaped?
with or without shanks?


thanks Chas
by raggedroyalist
Sat Nov 29, 2014 6:28 am
Forum: WARFARE MINIATURES
Topic: at last The Highlanders & Lowlanders
Replies: 6
Views: 3266

Re: at last The Highlanders & Lowlanders

Hi Barry, what's happening with the Swedes?
cheers

Chas
by raggedroyalist
Sat Sep 13, 2014 8:48 am
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: Swedish headgear question
Replies: 1
Views: 1489

Swedish headgear question

Dear All, a couple of questions re the humble Karpus. Was the Karpus a Swedish early version of the service cap, that could be worn alongside the standard issue tricorn hat? or would specific regiments have received the Karpus as an alternative to the tricorn? essentially, can I mix in the odd Karpu...