The History of Wargaming Project

The project aims to make the largest possible collection of wargaming books and rules available to the modern reader. Ranging from second editions of wargaming classics, to professional wargaming rules used by the military and innovations in current wargaming.

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Recreational Wargaming...Early Wargames

Candler Miniature Wargames cover John Candler's (1964) Miniature Wargames: Napoleonic Wargaming du temps de Napoleon   24 September 2017
by John Candler 
Edited by John Curr
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Verdy cover Verdy's Free Kriegspiel including the Victorian Army's 1896 War Game   03  Oct 2008
by Verdy du Vernois and John Curry


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Early Wargames vol 1 cover The Wargaming Pioneers Including Little Wars by H.G. Wells, The War Game for Boy Scouts and The War Game by Captain Sachs 1898-1940 Early Wargames Vol. 1    12 October 2011
by John Curry


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Early Wargames vol 2 cover The British Kriegsspiel (1872) Including RUSI's Polemos (1888): Early Wargames Volume 2   05 Nov 2013
by John Curry

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Early Wargames vol 3 Cover Joseph Morschauser's How to Play War Games in Miniature: A forgotten wargaming pioneer: Early Wargames Vol 3  01 Jan 2011
by John Curry Bob Cordery and Joseph Morschauser

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Early Wargames vol 4 cover More Wargaming Pioneers: Ancient and World War II Battle and Skirmish Rules by Tony Bath, Lionel Tarr and Michael Korns: Early Wargames Vol. 4  22 March 2013
by John Curry, Tony Bath, Lionel Tarr and Michael Korns.

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Early Wargames vol 5 cover The Discovering Wargames Series and Bill Lamming's Medieval Campaign Rules: Early Wargaming Rules Volume 5   6 July 2015
by
John Curry, Arthur Taylor, John Tunstill and Bill Lamming.

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Charge cover Charge! or How to Play War Games    Not known
by Brig. P. Young and Lt. Col. J.P. Lawford 
Published by Ken Trottman Ltd

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The War Game cover The War Game    2007
by Charles Grant

Published by Ken Trottman Ltd
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War Game Companion cover The War Game Companion 30 Oct 2008
by Charles Grant

Published by Ken Trottman Ltd
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