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Fiction and the ‘45: Occupied Scotland before the Last Jacobite Rebellion
You could just as easily replace Randall with Tavington. Dear Reader, The scene is ingrained into the consciousness of much of the English-speaking world: Barbarous red-coated soldiers, acting under the direction of their effete noble officers, brutalize or...
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Seven Years' War Convention 2018
Good News Seven Years' War Convention Fans: The SYW Con will be returning to South Bend on the last weekend of first full weekend of April, 2018. Plan to see gaming on Friday the 6th of April, and Saturday the 7th of April.  It will be held at the :  Waterf...
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Generallandschulreglement, August 12, 1763
A Landschule in the early nineteenth century  Dear Reader, Usually, Kabinettskriege  focuses on the military history of the its namesake era. Today, however, we are going to examine a bit of Prussian administrative history, which had important consequences ...
Generallandschulreglement, August 12, 1763
Generallandschulreglement, August 12, 1763
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Kabinettskriege Battle Comparison: Hochkirch and Germantown
Battle of Germantown, 1777 The Battle of Hochkirch, 1758                    Versus Dear Reader, Today, I want to work through the similarities and differences between two Kabinettskriege era battles, the Battle of Hockirch, which occurred in Saxony on Octob...
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Fight for a Throne: The Jacobite '45 Reconsidered
Front Cover Dear Reader, I know it has been some time since I published a post, and I hope to return to work on Kabinettskriege more in the summer months. My first year of doctoral work is going quite well, and I am settling in to my new home at West Virgin...
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Seven Years' War Convention 2016
Dear Readers, For those interested, the Seven Years' War Convention is being held this year on April 1st and 2nd, (2016) at the Waterford Estates Lodge in South Bend, Indiana. Dr. Christopher Duffy will be presenting a lively talk on the Battle of Kolin. Th...
Seven Years' War Convention 2016
Seven Years' War Convention 2016
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Defining Modern and Early Modern: The Seven Years War.
Dear Readers, I know it has been a while- too long, in fact. I've been teaching the last year at Indiana Wesleyan University, and applying for Ph.D programs. Good news- I'm currently working on my doctorate at West Virginia University, under the direction o...
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Film Review: Beyond the Mask
Promotional Poster for the Movie Dear Reader, Today, I am going to be shamelessly self-serving, and plug a film set in the Kabinettskriege era, which my extended family had a large role in making. This movie tells the story of a assassin, William Reynolds, ...
Film Review: Beyond the Mask
Film Review: Beyond the Mask
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2016 Convention Date and Location!
Good News Seven Years' War Convention Fans: The SYW Con will be returning to South Bend on the first weekend of April, 2016. Plan to see gaming on Friday the 1st, and Saturday the 2nd.  It will be held at the :  Waterford Estates Lodge, 52890 S.R. 933 North...
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Prussian Journals: IR 3 at Lobositz
Soldier of IR 3 by Menzel Dear Reader, Today, we have another selection from Urkundliche Beitr äge. In this selection, another IR 3 NCO describes his experiences at Lobositz. The soldier sent this information home in a letter to his father,  dated October 6...
Prussian Journals: IR 3 at Lobositz
Prussian Journals: IR 3 at Lobositz
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