Theme: ACW Magazines and Books Discounted
New Copy, has rusty staples from long-term storage.
Cover intact and perfectly legible.
Wargamer Vol.1 No.30 March 1984
GAME: Stars and Bars (by Vance von Borries) "Stars and Bars" is a wargame that recreates on an operational scale this Civil War battle [Oct 8, 1862, the Battle of Perryville, Kentucky. Union Gen. Buell against the Confederate Army of Mississippi and Gen Bragg]. Historically this was a victory for the South, although at a price of very heavy casualties. Med complex, 100 counters, 2 players, 3+ hours.
ARTICLES: To Test Their Loyalty to the Stars and Bars - V.von Borries - Historical background for the issue game The Most Fun I've Ever Had With My Clothes On - Developer Notes for Dark Crusade - T.Bomba Battle Circus (Geo-Tek) - Game review - L.Tuohy Lesnaja, "The Mother of Poltava" Sept 29, 1708 - Mini-game rules (need Peter the Great) - P.Englund How the Tide Was turned - Historical background to Lesnaja - P.Englund A Hitchhiker's Guide to Computer Wargaming - M.McLaughlin, K.Nealon - Hellcat Ace (MicroP) - Chennault's Flying Tigers (Discovery) Blood and Sand - Pacific Variant for Squad Leader - B.Wilder - Three scenarios: P-4 To the Death Vae Take, Okinawa, 15-Apr-1945 P-6 Airborne Samurai Burauen, Leyte Philippines, 6-Dec-1944 P-9 Bloody Betio! Betio Island, Tarawa, 20-Nov-1943 Briefing - Hannibal (Aulic) - D.Parish - Alien Armada (Cent) - J.Walikonis - Rebels and Royalists (CitadelGC) - M.McLaughlin - The Wilderness (SimCan) - J.O'Toole Singapore (S&T-96) - Game Review - J.Greene G2 / Hobby News - W.Poulter