Author Interview for Wargaming Campaigns on Veteran Wargamer Podcast

Wargaming Campaigns by Henry Hyde

Transatlantic wargaming buddy Jay Arnold recently gave me the chance to speak freely (don’t I always?) on the subject of my forthcoming book for Pen & Sword, Wargaming Campaigns. You can listen to the podcast right here using the link…

Dahlia and Chindrastan Place Names Appeal

Dahlia and Chindrastan © Henry Hyde 2017

  This is my new, imaginary sub-continent of Dahlia and Chindrastan. I have created it for forthcoming wargaming campaigns, but it also forms a critical part of my next book for Pen & Sword, because I have been describing in…

Königgrätz 1866: the Epic Climax of the Austro-Prussian War

Schlacht bei Königgrätz, a painting by Georg Bleibtreu, 1868.

This lengthy post comes on the anniversary of one of the largest battles fought on the European mainland – Königgrätz, also known as Sadowa, in the Austro-Prussian “seven week’s” War, fought on July 3rd-4th, 1866. Nearly a quarter of a…