Across A Deadly Field: Regimental Rules for Civil War by John Hill,Mark Stacey

By John Hill,Mark Stacey

the yank Civil warfare was once a turning element within the historical past of battle, as Napoleonic strategies met lethal new know-how. Cannons and rifles had turn into extra exact at longer levels, rapid-fire pistols gave cavalry a brand new weapon, and the telegraph and railroad thoroughly altered either strategic and tactical considering. throughout a perilous box, the hot regimental-level wargame from Osprey Publishing, permits avid gamers to recreate this tumultuous interval of battle at the tabletop. Its flexible ideas give the opportunity to refight any conflict, from the early skirmishes of Ball's Bluff and massive Bethel to the grand, set-piece battles comparable to Gettysburg that made up our minds the struggle. Written by means of John Hill, clothier of the Johnny Reb sequence, throughout a perilous box bargains either new and skilled wargamers a fast moving and dynamic online game the place even a unmarried regiment could make the adaptation among victory and defeat.

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